The Second Phase of Center Junction Project Expected to Start Monday

The second phase of the diverging diamond interchange project at Interstate 55 and U.S. 61 (mile marker 99) between Cape Girardeau and Jackson is expected to start on Monday, officials say. During this phase of the project contracting crews will be shifting northbound I-55 off-ramp traffic onto the new pavement and close access to Veterans Memorial Drive south. At the same time   the contractor will be working on the next phase of the project includes the operation of traffic signals at Veterans Memorial Drive, officials say.

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