WORK HAS BEGUN BY THE OREGON DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, ON A RATHER DANGEROUS INTERSECTION, NEAR THE SOUTH Y INTERCHANGE IN GRANTS PASS. THE AIM IS TO FORCE DRIVERS GOING WEST ON FRUITDALE TO TURN RIGHT TOWARD DOWNTOWN, IN STEAD OF CUTTING ACROSS THE WILLIAMS HIGHWAY OFFRAMP. THERE WILL BE A TEMPORARY CLOSURE, STARTING TODAY.