MDOT prepares for paving project in Lee County

Drivers in Lee County need to take note of an upcoming work project on Interstate 22.

Posted: Mar 20, 2019 4:32 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Drivers in Lee County need to take note of an upcoming work project on Interstate 22.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation is preparing for a paving project in the eastern part of the county.

Officials said the work will take place between Highway 45 and the Itawamba County line.

Traffic impact is expected to be minimal, but lanes may be closed to allow the work to be done.

Crews are already beginning to mark areas of the roadway where the work will begin.

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