Roads open after Independence Street construction, new phase closes other routes

By Heartland News

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Crews working on Independence Street reconstruction have finished the latest phase of the project.   

Both east and westbound lanes from Minnesota and Keller Avenues to Caruthers Avenue are back open. 
Westbound Independence Street will be closed from Kingshighway to Clark Avenue beginning April 2nd.
Eastbound traffic will not be closed due to construction.
Construction should be finished in the new phase of the project within six weeks according to city leaders.