- The N.C. Department of Transportation will be shifting Morgan Mill Road/N.C. 200 traffic to a detour route on Friday, April 29, weather permitting. This detour, which is adjacent to the existing Morgan Mill Road, will allow crews to build a bridge for the new Monroe Expressway
The on-site detour will allow traffic to get around the bridge construction. Existing driveways will be reconnected to the detour.
In other Monroe Expressway construction updates, the closure of Oak Spring Road has been postponed for one week. On Monday, May 9, Oak Spring Road will close to through traffic near Stinson Hartis Road for Monroe Expressway road construction and realignment. The road was originally supposed to close on Monday, May 2.
Access to residences on Oak Spring Road will be maintained. Motorists can get around the closure using Stevens Mill Road, Idlewild Road and Indian Trail-Fairview Road.
Oak Spring Road will be closed until late December 2016.
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