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Hwy. 90 Resurfacing Project Begins Overnight

Be prepared for some possible traffic tie-ups on Highway 90 in Biloxi. Construction began on the road Wednesday night from Rodenburg Avenue east to I-110.

Project Safety Director Frank Ford said workers will be tearing up the top layer of asphalt to resurface the road. Crews are working on the road overnight from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Thursday through Sunday. The overnight hours should reduce the congestion caused by the roadwork, but it creates other hazards.

"We just ask that the motoring public be patient with us. We're going to do this as expediently as possible," Ford said. "We also ask the motoring public to please use extreme caution going through the work zone. This work is hazardous at best under the best circumstances, but with the challenge of nightfall and some inclimate weather, we ask that they please exercise extreme caution."

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