Published: May 06, 2014 1:03 PM EDT

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- U.S. 41 East between Triangle Boulevard and Collier Boulevard will be closed to all traffic beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Friday and continuing through 5:00 a.m. Monday, May 12, weather permitting.

The road closure will allow crews to place storm water pipe and other utilities under the roadway across all U.S. 41 East roadway lanes.

Detour signs will be posted to direct all traffic to Triangle Boulevard during this needed construction work. Access to all businesses in the area will be maintained. Business access signs will be posted.

The speed limit will be reduced to 35 mph in the area during the construction project.

Collier County Sheriff's Office deputies will be present in the construction zone and will assist in directing traffic, as needed.

In addition, electronic message boards, lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs and barricades will be used to assist motorists in the area.

Please drive with caution. Expect delays.