Construction work on the Highway 97 bypass in Lake Country will include rock blasting today and Thursday.
Windley Contracting is conducting clearing work between Winfield and Oyama between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
A 30-minute highway closure from the Oceola Road intersection to Ponderosa Road is scheduled between 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. both days.
Motorists may want to use alternate routes during these times. A detour route is available via Oyama Road on the east side of Wood Lake.
Windley Contracting has developed a traffic management plan to minimize traffic impacts especially to emergency services, transit, local property owners and commuters.