Sealing Project Planned Next Week For U.S. Route 159 In Holt County

The Missouri Department of Transportation has announced a sealing project on U.S. Route 159 next week in Holt County.

The sealing project is scheduled to begin Wednesday, October 5. Contractors from Phillips Hardy, Inc., working with Mo-Dot, will begin sealing U.S. Route 159 between the Little Tarkio River west of Fortescue, and Route 111 north of Forest City.

Crews plan to complete the project by Friday, October 7.

During the project flaggers and a pilot car will direct motorists through the work zone and a 12-foot width restriction will be in place.

All work is weather permitting and could be rescheduled.