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Posted on: June 2, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Planned Street Closure - Detour Route Available

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June 6, 2023 Street Closure Update

The following additional closure(s) are scheduled to occur: 

June 7, 2023: Race Street will be closed from East Lauridsen Boulevard to East Park Avenue from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Northbound traffic will be detoured, while southbound traffic remains uninterrupted. 

During this work, approximately 12 homes will experienced interrupted water utility service. The affected residents have been notified. 

Short-Term Street Closure  

As part of the ongoing Race Street Improvement Project, a portion of Race Street will be temporarily closed to thru traffic beginning June 5, 2023. The work is scheduled to begin at approximately 8:00 a.m. on Monday, June 5th, and expected to be complete by 5 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7th. 


Race Street will be closed at the 8th Street Intersection. 

Closure Schedule  

June 5, 2023: A detour route will be in place from approximately 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

June 6-7, 2023: The detour will be put back in place beginning approximately 7 p.m. on Tuesday evening through 5 a.m. on Wednesday morning.  

What can travelers expect? 

  • Detour route (view maps)
  • Installation of temporary traffic signs and other safety equipment   
  • Possible traffic delays 

Please use caution and allow yourself extra time if traveling near or through the construction area. Residents should drive slowly, be on the alert, and follow directions given by Traffic Control personnel and signage.  

Please note: these times are an estimate. As with all construction work, delays are a possibility, but every effort will be made to complete the work within the state timeframe. 

Learn more about the $4.9M grant-funded project to improve the Race Street Corridor. 

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