Street Construction News

Road Closure – Elmwood Avenue

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, April 24, 2017, South Elmwood Avenue will be closed between 39th Street and 41st Street. Traffic will be detoured onto Holly Avenue.

Backhaus Excavation will be installing sewer and water taps.

This work is anticipated to be complete by the evening of Monday, May 1, 2017.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.

Bridge Railing Repair – 18th Street Bridge

Beginning on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, the outside westbound lane of East 18th Street, west of Southeastern Avenue will be closed to allow construction crews to repair the bridge railing adjacent to the sidewalk along the north side of the bridge.

This work is anticipated to be complete in one week.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.