The Illinois Department of Transportation reports that beginning today and continuing for about two weeks road work will take place on Palmyra Road between Sterling and Dixon.

Crews will be making improvements to the 1.1 mile section of Palmyra Road from west of Swarts Road to west of Wolverine Road.

Drivers should expect daytime lane closures and should be prepared to stop for flaggers directing traffic through the work area.

 Drivers are reminded to slow down and drive carefully through all construction zones.