I 55 LANES CLOSED FOR NEXT FEW WEEKS

DeSoto County,MS

MDOT crews will be paving Interstate 55 in DeSoto County beginning Monday June 19, at 7 p.m.

The nature of the work will involve alternating lane closures to both I-55 northbound and southbound.

Lane closures on I-55 northbound will be in place each evening from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following morning.

Closures on I-55 southbound will be in place each evening from 8 p.m. until 7 a.m. the following morning.

On I-55 between Church Road (Exit 287) and Pleasant Hill Road/ Nesbit (Exit 284) in DeSoto County.

All lane closures will take place at night.

Work zones can present unfamiliar and sometimes confusing driving conditions.

The work will begin on Monday, June 19, and is expected to be completed in early July.