Daytime travelers who use State Route 3 near Shelton will need to plan for extra travel time.

Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 18, utility crews will close one lane of SR 3 from milepost 3.5 to milepost 5.1 to repair utility lines. Daytime drivers will see alternating one-lane traffic each weekday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The single lane closure is anticipated to be in place weekdays through Friday, Feb. 18.

Utility crews will monitor backups and pull off the roadway as needed to allow those backups to clear.