ST. CLOUD -- Utility work will close some St. Cloud streets this week.

Starting today, the southbound traffic lane of 5th Avenue South will be closed from the 5th Avenue/University Drive intersection to 11th Street South. The closure will last approximately three weeks.

Also starting today is utility work along 8th Street South. 8th Street South will be closed from between 2nd and 3rd Avenues South.

Tomorrow, crews will be doing utility work on 6th Street South between 1st and 3rd Avenues South.