Because of numerous instances of motorists violating the one-way traffic pattern within the Town of Hillsboro in the last 24 hours—causing serious hazards to other motorists and pedestrians—Route 9 in Hillsboro WILL BE CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC beginning at 5 p.m. Motorists must use the regional or local detour.

One lane, eastbound-only, will open on Monday, August 17, at 4 a.m. and last until 9:30 a.m. This eastbound-only traffic pattern of 4 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. will resume as planned through Friday, August 21.

After 9:30 a.m., the road will be closed to all traffic each weekday.