CLERMONT — The Lake County Public Works Department is alerting motorists to the upcoming closure of the intersection of Hooks Street and Lakeshore Drive in Clermont from Monday, Jan. 4 through Friday, Jan. 29.
The road work will affect motorists who use Lakeshore Drive and Hooks Street to commute along U.S. Highway 27. Detour signs will be in place to assist motorists, and drivers are urged to exercise caution in the area.
The road improvement project is intended to help increase driver awareness at the three-way stop, as well as improve overall traffic safety at the intersection. The project is a joint venture between the city of Clermont and Lake County.
For more information, contact the Lake County Public Works Department at 352-253-6000 or visit www.lakecountyfl.gov/departments/public_works/road_operations.