Part of Iowa 17 to close in Wright County

EAGLE GROVE — Iowa Highway 17 between the north side of Eagle Grove and Iowa Highway 3 will be closed Tuesday and will remain closed until early October, according to an announcement from the state Department of Transportation.

The road is being closed for a reconstruction project.

Cedar Valley Corp., of Waterloo, has a $5,748,035 contract for the job.

While the highway is closed, traffic will be detoured onto Wright County roads C54 and R33 and Iowa Highway 3.