26th Street and Southeastern Avenue Construction Update
Due to ongoing road construction at Interstate 229 and 26th Street, several closures are scheduled next week:
- Starting on Monday, April 22, 2019, Yeager Road will be closed from 26th Street to I-229. The southbound on ramp and off ramp at I-229 Exit 5 will also be closed to allow crews to continue reconstruction of the interchange.
- At 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, the westbound lane of 26th Street will be closed for about two hours from I-229 to Southeastern Avenue to allow BNSF Railroad to relocate signal arms.
- At 9 a.m. Thursday, April 25, both eastbound and westbound lanes of 26th Street will be closed for about eight hours between I-229 and Southeastern Avenue. BNSF Railroad will complete work on relocating their signal arms.
- On Thursday, April 25, Southeastern Avenue will be closed from 26th Street to Klondike Trail. Contractors will begin installing utilities and raising the elevation of Southeastern Avenue. Work is expected to be completed by the fall of 2019.
All business access will be maintained during the closures on 26th Street.
Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce speeds while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.