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Lengthy Lawton 2nd St project starts Monday

A portion of NW 2nd St will be under construction for one year. (Source City of Lawton/Google Maps) A portion of NW 2nd St will be under construction for one year. (Source City of Lawton/Google Maps)

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) –Lawton drivers listen up, a portion of Northwest 2nd Street will have reduced traffic.

Starting Monday, April 11, Northwest 2nd Street, between Northwest Columbia Avenue and Ferris Avenue, will be reduced to one lane in each direction. The reduction comes as a part of the city's 2nd Street Enhancement Project, and that part of the street will be reduced for about a year.

Officials say that during the asphalt milling period, which will last about a week, the street section may be closed entirely, but only from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Street lights will be turned off in that stretch during construction.

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