MELISSA (July 17, 2015) — Weather permitting, there will be various lane closures and rolling lane closures Saturday, July 18, on U.S. 75 southbound between Bloomdale Road and Melissa Road in preparation for a traffic pattern change.

Motorists should expect delays between 5 a.m. and 5 p.m.

A short term detour will occur at Throckmorton Road, diverting mainlane traffic onto the frontage road for several hours.

Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes if possible and drive with caution through the work zone.


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