Some important roadwork is set to begin in Washington County Monday.
The Texas Department of Transportation says their contractor will begin overlaying the lanes of highway 290 with permeable friction course. This overlay will be on 290 from highway 36 to FM 389. This work will be done from 6pm to 7am. Motorists who travel this area should watch for lane closures and obey all traffic control.
This is a $1 million overlay project that is contracted to Knife River Corporation. The entire project should be complete by thos winter.