INDIO, Calif. -

Indio construction will close Avenue 50 from Monroe Street to Jackson Street starting today.

The street closure is apart of the Monroe Street Widening Project. The closures will remain for twelve days until February 22nd.

Access to all homes and businesses will be maintained at all times throughout the project. Emergency vehicles, and all other services, will also have access throughout the duration of the project. Local traffic access to the street closure area will be available from Jackson Street. Detours will be posted.

The City of Indio has awarded a $3,000,000 contract to Matich Corporation to complete the widening of Monroe Street from Avenue 49 to Avenue 52. 

The project is set to be completed by late March.