CHARLOTTE - The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close West Eighth Street at Center Street in Oakboro at 9 a.m. Monday, April 1, weather permitting.
During the closure, crews will be working on a sewer line in the center of the intersection. Work should be completed by 9 a.m. Thursday, April 4.
A detour will be posted for motorists along West Eighth Street, N.C. 205 (Main Street), West Ninth Street and Pine Street.
NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit. Know before you go by calling 511, the department's free travel information line, or get real-time travel information online. NCDOT also offers travel information for motorists and ferry passengers on Twitter. For more information on how to get travel information, visit www.ncdot.gov/travel.
For more information, please contact the district office at (704) 982-0104.