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Governors Highway will be closed to through traffic for two months

As a Cherry Creek flood control project begins, Governors Highway will be closed to through traffic between Flossmoor Road and 183rd Street.

John Brunke, Flossmoor’s public works director, said Thursday that the road closure starts June 12 and will last about two months.

Local traffic will be allowed on most of Governors Highway, a state road, while crews install two large culverts near Homewood-Flossmoor High School’s North Building. However, the road will need to be completely rebuilt where the culverts are being installed.

Flossmoor is partnering on the project with . . .

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