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Portion of Popp's Ferry Road will be closed for the weekend

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

A release from the City of Biloxi states Popps Ferry Road between Cedar Lake and Lamey Street will be closed as early as Friday at midnight. It will remain closed through Sunday at 8 p.m.

Workers will be installing draining systems. It is part of the widening project on Popps Ferry Road. Officials said it is the first of three closures planned for the project. The finished product will be a four-lane road in the mile-long stretch of Popps Ferry Road between Cedar Lake Road and Lamey Street. Sidewalks will also be constructed.

A public meeting regarding the project will take place Thursday, August 13 at the Gulf Regional Planning Commission Offices. That is located at 1635 Popps Ferry Road. Residents and business owners are invited to attend between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.

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