Charlotte - The N.C. Department of Transportation reopened Deese Road in Union County this morning. The road had been closed since December 2015 in order to construct an overpass over the future Monroe Expressway.
Construction activities will continue around Deese Road, and traffic control may be installed when needed. Motorists are reminded to use extra caution when driving through a work zone.
Additional information about the Monroe Expressway is available on the department's website.
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