The Nueces County Department of Public Works issued a statement concerning upcoming road maintenance to take place in various parts of the county.

Maintenance and construction will occur during the week of Dec. 27 to 30.

Areas that will have work done will include: pothole patching at Chapman Ranch, crack seals at Sandy Hollow Subdivision, general road repair on CR 4, BU 77, CR 85, CR 81, FM 665 and CR 18, ditch work at Elia Street in Banquete from SH 44 to CR 40 and mowing at various spots in the Petronila area.

All work will take place between the hours of 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Residents are advised to observe traffic control and use caution in all the formentioned areas.

To report illegal dumping in the rural Nueces County, please contact the Nueces County Environmental Enforcement Division at (361)289-1494 or the Department of Public Works at (361)888-0490.