LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Pavement preservation is underway on Highway 82 in Lowndes and Oktibbeha counties.
The work is expected to go through early fall 2018.
Construction crews will overlay a six-mile section of Highway 82 from State Route 182 to the Lowndes County line.
Crews will overlay a four-mile section of the highway from the Oktibbeha County line to Catapala Creek.
Advanced warning signs will be in place.
Motorists are urged to be cautious and pay attention to roadside workers during the project.