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Lane Closures – Sixth Street

Beginning on Tuesday morning, July 9, 2019, one lane will be closed each direction on East Sixth Street at the I-229 Bridge. One eastbound and one westbound lane will be open at all times.

South Dakota Department of Transportation will be doing maintenance work on the bridge. It is expected all of the lanes will be back open by the afternoon of Wednesday, July 10, 2019.

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

Lane Closure - Sixth Street and Weber Avenue

Beginning on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, the outside westbound lane of Sixth Street will be closed at Weber Avenue, and the southbound parking lane of Weber Avenue at Sixth Street will be closed to allow construction crews to perform ADA ramp improvements. One lane of traffic will be maintained in both directions at all times during construction.

Work at this location is anticipated to be completed and the lanes reopened to traffic in four days with favorable weather conditions.

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

Lane Closure – South Louise Avenue

Beginning on Wednesday morning, July 10, 2019, the outside northbound lane of South Louise Avenue will be closed between Rambler Place and Bitterroot Street. 

Elliot Construction will be performing directional boring and anticipates completion by the end of the day on July 12, 2019.   Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.

Lane Closure – South Marion Road

Beginning on Thursday, July 11, 2019, the northbound lane of South Marion Road will be shifted into the center turn lane between 45th Street & 47th Street.

MidAmerican Energy will be performing utility work and is anticipated to be completed by the end of day on July 11, 2019.

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

Lane Closure on Main Avenue between 12th Street and 13th Street

Beginning on Monday, July 8, 2019, the furthest west lane of Main Avenue will have intermittent lane closures between 12th Street and 13th Street between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Work will include removing sidewalk, curb and gutter and road repairs. Work is expected to be completed in July.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduced speeds while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.

Lane Closure - 57th Street

Beginning on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, crews will be performing work on the retaining wall on the north side of 57th Street. The outside lane of westbound 57th Street between Tennis Lane and Oxbow Avenue will be closed between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.  Work is expected to be completed by July 26, 2019. 

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce speeds while traveling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.

Street Closure – Mogen Avenue

Beginning on Monday, July 8, 2019, Mogen Avenue will be closed south of 69th Street as part of the reconstruction project for 69th Street between Louise Avenue and Medical Court.  Motorists should use Beal Avenue or Louise Avenue as alternate routes. Mogen Avenue is expected to temporarily re-open later in the week.

This project is anticipated to be complete this fall.

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

Bike Trail Closure

Beginning on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, the bike trail on the north side of the Big Sioux River in Beadle Park from Cliff Avenue to Tenth Street will be closed for repairs on the Ellis and Eastern Railroad bridge. Bicycle and pedestrian traffic is encouraged to use Cliff Avenue, and Eighth Street as an alternate route.

Weather permitting, all work is expected to be substantially complete and the trail reopened in four days.

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