Part of Elk St. in Carthage will close next week as crews build roundabout

CARTHAGE, Mo. – Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) will close Elk St. and Garrison Ave. at the five-way intersection at Fairlawn Ave. (Missouri Route 571) in Carthage for the construction of a roundabout. The closure will begin the week of March 8.

MoDOT says there will not be any signed detours. Drivers should find alternate routes.

This work is part of a project to build a new roundabout at the five-way intersection of Elk Street/Fairlawn Ave./Garrison Ave. along with ADA improvements and resurfacing of Missouri Route 571 between Fairview Ave. and I-49.

Contractors expect work to finish by November 1, 2021.

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