The Ellis County Public Works Department announced a cold in place asphalt recycling project will begin Monday at the Commerce Parkway and Airbase Road intersection and commencing east on Airbase Road for 2 miles, ending at the Toulon Avenue and Airbase Road intersection. The 2-mile area of Airbase Road will be closed to thru traffic beginning at 7 a.m. Monday and will remain closed until the project is complete. The expected completion date is two to three working days from the start date of the project. Motorists traveling in the affected closure area should use alternate routes of travel until the project is complete. For more information, contact the Ellis County Public Works Department at (785) 628-9455.