Paving work to begin on part of Hiawatha Boulevard Thursday morning

Paving and milling work on Hiawatha Boulevard West will begin Thursday morning at 7:00 a.m.

The work will take place between Spencer Street and State Fair Boulevard. The work will intermittently shut down the Interstate 690 off-ramp. There will be crews directing traffic.

Drivers should expect delays when coming this area and are encouraged to take Bear Street as an alternate route.

The work is expected to last through Sunday.