LANE RESTRICTIONS ON I-80 NEAR AVOCA BEGIN MAY 16
(COUNCIL BLUFFS) Road construction work will cause traffic to be restricted to one lane in both directions of Interstate 80 between Pottawattamie County Road M-16 (exit 34) and Pottawattamie County Road M-47 (exit 46) near Avoca beginning Monday, May 16
The Iowa Department of Transportation’s Council Bluffs construction office says a 14-foot width lane restriction will be in place in the open lane. The project is expected to be completed by early August, weather permitting.
The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey posted speed limits and other signs in the work area, and be aware that traffic fines for moving violations are at least double in work zones. As in all work zones, drivers should stay alert, allow ample space between vehicles and wear seat belts.