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DURANT, OK -- Construction on the new US 70 bypass will begin in Durant, Monday.
Traffic on US 69-B will be down to one lane for the project. It's expected to take 4 weeks to complete.
When the project is finished, South 9th Street, will go from 2 lanes to 3.
Bryan County Emergency Management asks for you to drive cautiously and watch for construction workers.
Reduced speed limits will be posted, and enforced.