Friday, October 24, 2014
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Street Closings & Lane Restrictions

 

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Washington and Jefferson Boulevards Lane Restrictions

Please be advised that weather permitting on October 23 and 24, traffic will be restricted on Washington Boulevard and Jefferson Boulevard between Harrison Street and Van Buren Street during daytime working hours.  These restrictions will allow contractor Brooks Construction to re-pave asphalt in areas where underground storm work was completed earlier this year. There will not be detours set up for this work but drivers should anticipate slowed traffic around the immediate work zone.  Atlas Excavating, the prime contractor, will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

Ewing Street Closure    

Please be advised that beginning Thursday October 23, 2014, Ewing Street will be closed between Washington Boulevard and Jefferson Boulevard in downtown Fort Wayne.  This closure will be for the installation of a storm line across Ewing Street. Northbound traffic will be detoured using Lafayette Street and southbound traffic will be detoured using Fairfield Avenue.  Atlas Excavating will be doing the work and weather permitting it will be completed by October 31, 2014.  Atlas Excavating will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

Harrison Street Closure

Please be advised that beginning Tuesday October 21, 2014 Harrison Street will be closed to traffic between Wayne Street and Berry Street.  This closure will be for the installation of new water line service to the Skyline Development project.  Weigand Construction will be responsible for the work and is anticipating that work will be completed by Thursday October 23, 2014.  Weigand Construction will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

Webster Street Closure - Revised

Please be advised that effective immediately Webster Street will be closed to traffic between Washington Boulevard and Jefferson Boulevard.  This closure will be for sanitary and storm line installation as a part of the Ewing East West Storm Sewer Separation Project Phase 2 in downtown Fort Wayne.  This closure is expected to remain until Friday October 31, 2014.  Access to the Allen County Public Library parking lot on Webster Street should enter from Washington Boulevard.  Atlas Excavating will be doing the work and will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

St. Joe River Drive Road Closure - Revised

Please be advised that beginning September 18, 2014 St. Joe River Drive will be closed to traffic just east of North Anthony Boulevard.  This closure will allow contractor, Atlas Excavating, to continue with underground storm line placement as a part of a City Utilities Engineering storm sewer separation improvement project.  There will be a marked detour for this closure using North Anthony Boulevard and Crescent Avenue.  It is anticipated that this closure will be re-opened to traffic on October 24, 2014.  Contractor Atlas Excavating will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

North Anthony Boulevard Lane restriction - Revised

Please be advised that beginning Tuesday September 2, 2014 North Anthony Boulevard will have lane restrictions between Crescent Avenue and Coliseum Boulevard.  Lane restrictions will include restricting traffic for the installation of a storm line along North Anthony Boulevard.   Atlas Excavating will be doing the work and it is anticipated that this work will be completed by October 31, 2014.  For traffic concerns or questions you may call the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

W Washington Boulevard Lane Restriction - Revised

Please be advised that beginning Wednesday August 27, 2014 there will be lane restrictions on the north side of W Washington Boulevard between Fairfield Avenue and Broadway. This lane restriction will be for underground storm line installation which is a part of the City Utilities Engineering storm sewer separation project. Atlas Excavating will be doing the work and it is expected that this work will remain until approximately mid-November. Atlas Excavating will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone. For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

Tillman Road & Rivergreenway Trail Closures - Revised

Please be advised that it is expected that work will begin on August 4, 2014 along Tillman Road and the Rivergreenway Trail between Lower Huntington Road and South Calhoun Street. Tillman Road is expected to have intermittent single lane closures and the Rivergreenway Trail is expected to be closed during construction operations. These restrictions and closures will allow the contractor to construct a floodway levee for high water level protection for a city project. Ironclad Excavating will be doing the work and it is expected that this work will continue until October 31, 2014. Ironclad Excavating will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone. For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

Fulton Street Closure - Revised

Please be advised that beginning Thursday July 31, 2014 Fulton Street between Washington Boulevard and Jefferson Boulevard was closed to traffic. This closure will allow contractor, Atlas Excavating, to install storm lines in the roadway as a part of the City Utilities Ewing East/West Storm Sewer Separation Project Phase 2. It is expected that this closure will remain until October 24, 2014. There will not be a marked detour for this route as traffic is encouraged to use an adjacent street for travel. Atlas Excavating will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades for the work zone and local access to businesses. For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

Webster Street Closure - Skyline Development

Please be advised that beginning Thursday June 5, 2014 Webster Street between Wayne Street and Berry Street will be closed to traffic until December of 2015.  This is a coordinated closure as a part of the new downtown development building project on the block between Webster Street, Harrison Street and Wayne Street and Berry Street.  Along with this closure will be lane restrictions on the North side of Wayne Street between Ewing Street and Harrison Street at Webster Street for the setting of concrete barrier wall to protect the construction site.  Weigand Construction will be the prime contractor responsible for the coordination, placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades for this project.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

Wayne, Harrison & Berry Street Restrictions - Skyline Development

Please be advised that beginning Monday July 14, 2014 there will be lane restrictions around the block of Wayne Street, Berry Street, Harrison Street and Webster Street.  These lane restrictions will be for site development protection during construction of the new Skyline Garage, Skyline Terrace and Ash Skyline Plaza development in downtown Fort Wayne.  Wayne Street and Berry Street will be restricted to one driving lane, one bike lane and one parking lane around the block.  Harrison Street will be restricted to northbound traffic between Wayne Street and Berry Street, and Webster Street will remain closed to traffic between Wayne Street and Berry Street.  Weigand Construction will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

North Anthony Blvd. and Coliseum Blvd.

Please be advised that there will be ongoing lane restrictions along N Anthony Blvd and Coliseum Blvd between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:00 pm for the bridge widening project on Coliseum Blvd.  This is an INDOT project over the St Joe River at Johnny Appleseed Park.  There will be times during construction at which overhead work will require the closure of the trail under the bridge for safety reasons.  The contractor will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all warning signs and barricades.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact INDOT at 484-9541 or the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.