Road construction has started up on Uintah Basin roads. The Duchesne County Road Department began work on the Wells Draw Road on Wednesday, May 16th. According to the Duchesne County announcement, the road department will be replacing a culvert 18 miles to the South on Wells Draw Road. There will be a detour road created and traffic will be diverted from the construction zone for approximately 1000 feet. Work is expected to last up to 14 days. Questions can be directed to the Road Department at 435-738-2468.