Bartholomew County planning road closings next week

Bartholomew County Road 650N will be closing to all traffic on Monday while the road is paved.

According to the county highway department, that will be between the Hope town limits and County Road 900E. The road is expected to be closed from 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday.

Base Road, between State Road 46 and 850E, will be closed to all traffic on Tuesday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. for paving.

The highway department says you should avoid these areas if you can and find alternate routes.