Road Closure in City of Magnolia

(from the City of Magnolia) There will be a traffic switch beginning Sept. 18. The Texas Dept. of Transportation will be moving the traffic from the south side of FM 1488 to the new pavement on the north side of FM 1488. FM 1488 will be for east and westbound traffic only.  There will not be any turning onto FM 1774 South from FM 1488. There will be message boards telling motorists to use alternate routes. Police officers will be at the intersection during the traffic switch. The police officers are also scheduled to be at FM 1488 and Melton St.; Buddy Riley Blvd. and Melton St.; and Buddy Riley Blvd. and FM 1774 during the length of the traffic switch, estimated to be through Oct. 4. Their hours will be 6 to 10 a.m. and 2 to 6 p.m. Officers will also be on duty at these locations on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.