FAIRFIELD, Iowa – Sept. 10, 2021 – At 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 13, weather permitting, there will be a traffic switch for north- and southbound traffic on U.S. 61 between 160th Street and 210th Street, north of Burlington, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Fairfield construction office. The traffic switch is within the work zone of the current ongoing construction project.
The Iowa DOT reminds motorists to drive with caution, obey the posted speed limit 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.
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