RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) – Starting Monday, construction in Rio Rancho will begin on the intersection of Southern and Rainbow. Crews will install a new drain system, expand the road, and add new road signs.

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The total cost of the project is about $3.6 million. Rainbow will remain closed from Northern to Pecos Loop through May 22. Construction on the project is scheduled to end in mid-June.