Starting tonight, road work at a Cathedral City intersection is expected to cause traffic backups.

Asphalt work is scheduled from 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. at Date Palm Drive and Vista Chino, Leisa Lukes said.

No work is scheduled over the weekend, and the job is expected to be completed Wednesday, she said.

Cathedral City's Engineering Department can be reached at (760) 770-0319.