Asphalt work will begin Tuesday on 24th Street between 5th and 9th avenues in Rock Island.

Two sections of 24th Street will be closed between 5th and 7th avenues, and 7th to 9th avenues. The 24th Street traffic for these two sections will be detoured around the work. Traffic will be maintained for eastbound and westbound traffic on 5th, 7th and 9th Avenues.

The work is expected to be completed Oct. 5 and normal traffic resumed.