Workers put up the new traffic signal structures on South Federal at East Monroe today. The intersection will be closed for six weeks of reconstruction beginning this Saturday, May 31st. (Ernie Over photo)

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Progress today on the South Federal/East Monroe reconstruction project as a new traffic signal structure was erected.

Reiman Corp., the general contractor on the project, is preparing for its six-week closure of East Monroe Avenue. The closure of East Monroe Avenue at its junction with South Federal Boulevard is scheduled to be in place by Saturday, May 31. During the closure of East Monroe Avenue, all traffic coming and going from the area will be required to detour on Smith Road to either East Park Avenue or Webbwood Road, according to the Wyoming Department of Transportation.