Franklin St. Closes Tomorrow for Almost 2 Months

Franklin Street closes for construction tomorrow, according to Kirksville City officials. Starting at 7:30am tomorrow, Franklin Street will be closed to through traffic from Normal Street to Patterson Street. They’ll be towing off cars parked along Franklin in that area, too. Detour signs will be posted around the work zone taking traffic to First Street. If you have need to access the Truman campus along Franklin from Normal to Patterson, contact Mark Schultz at Truman State University at 660-785-4302. The closure is expected to last right up until students return for the fall term. Projected re-opening date is August 15th.