Monday, August 03, 2015
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Street Closings & Lane Restrictions

 

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 Bluffton Road Lane Restrictions                                                                                                                                                                                                              

Please be advised that beginning Monday July 20, 2015 there will be southbound lane restrictions on Bluffton Road between Engle Road and Brooklyn Avenue.  This restriction will allow contractor, Wayne Asphalt, to mill asphalt pavement and allow utility repair within the southbound lanes of travel.  It is anticipated that work will continue until Wednesday July 22, weather permitting.  Wayne Asphalt 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.

Hobson Road Lane Restrictions                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Please be advised that beginning Monday July 20, 2015 there will be northbound lane restrictions on Hobson Road between Vance Avenue and Coliseum Boulevard.  This restriction will allow contractor, Lawnscape Land Management, to perform utility work within the northbound lanes of travel.  It is anticipated that work will continue along Hobson Road until September 1, 2015 with periodic lane restrictions and intersection closures with side streets.  Lawnscape Land Management 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.

 Fairfield Avenue Closure

 Please be advised that beginning Thursday July 9, 2015 Fairfield Avenue will be closed to through traffic between West Jefferson Boulevard and Baker Street.  This closure will allow contractor, Brooks Construction, to construct sidewalk and road improvements as a part of the Ewing Street & Fairfield Avenue improvements.  During the closure, southbound traffic will have a marked detour using Washington Boulevard, Broadway and Taylor Streets.  Northbound traffic on Fairfield Avenue will detoured using Baker Street to Ewing Street.  Brackenridge Street between Fairfield Avenue and Ewing Street will temporarily become 2-way traffic during the closure.  Brooks Construction will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed by August 7, 2015.  Brooks 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.

Lower Huntington Road & Winchester Road Traffic Change - REVISED 7-17-15


*************Please be advised that beginning Thursday June 4, 2015 there will be a temporary traffic change at the intersection of Lower Huntington Road and Winchester Road as a part of the Lower Huntington Road Concrete Street Repair Project.  The traffic change will consist of removing the signal indications at the intersection a temporary 3-way stop will be used, beginning today.  This change is for the safety of both motorists and the construction crews working on the project.

Travel along Lower Huntington Road will be limited to 2-way traffic in the northern 2 lanes while crews work along the southern portion of Lower Huntington Road.  It is anticapted that Lower Huntington Rd b/t Airport Exp Way & Fairfield Ave will remain under construction until August 30, 2015.  Brooks Construction 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.

South Anthony Boulevard Lane Restrictions - REVISED  7/17/15

Please be advised that effective immediately there will be continued lane restrictions on South Anthony Boulevard in the southbound lanes between Paulding Road and Tillman Road.  Single southbound lane restrictions will allow contractor, Rothenberger Company, to continue a City Utilities Engineering project.  It is anticipated that this lane restriction will continue through the area until July 31, 2015 as weather permits.  Rothenberger Company 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. 

Auburn / Wallen Road Closure

Please be advised that beginning June 1, 2015 the intersection of Auburn / Wallen Road is closed to thru traffic.  This closure will be for the construction of a new bridge on Auburn Road and the Wallen Road and Auburn Road roundabout intersection improvements.  Primco, Inc. will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating the bridge construction to be completed September 25, 2015.  There will be a marked detour for this work using Dupont Road, Coldwater Road and Wallen Roads.  Primco, Inc. 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 Allen County Highway Dept at 449-7369.

 Baker Street Lane Restrictions

Please be advised that starting Wednesday May 6, 2015 there will be lane restrictions on Baker Street between Fairfield Avenue and Ewing Street. Baker Street will be restricted to one lane of one-way traffic heading east from Fairfield Avenue to Ewing Street.  This restriction will allow contractor, Brooks Construction, to complete sidewalk and streetscape improvements in downtown Fort Wayne.  Brooks Construction will be doing the work and is anticipating completion of this area on July 2, 2015.  Brooks 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.

Oxford Street Road Construction - REVISED  7-17-15

Please be advised that beginning Monday July 20, 2015 a new construction traffic pattern will start on Oxford Street between Anthony Boulevard and Wayne Trace.  Traffic will continue to be 1-way travel eastbound from Anthony Boulevard to Wayne Trace, but traffic will be eastbound on the north side of the road on new pavement.  Euclid Avenue and Plaza Drive intersections on the south side of Oxford Street will be closed during this time as needed to construct the roadway.  Euclid Avenue will temporarily become 2-way traffic between Rudisill Boulevard and Oxford Street until August 10, 2015.  The lane closure will allow contractor, Primco Inc., to construct concrete pavement and sidewalks as a part of a Transportation Engineering Services improvement package. It is anticipated that work will continue on the south side of Oxford Street until September 1, 2015, weather permitting.

Poinsette Drive Construction

Please be advised that beginning Monday April 20, 2015, Poinsette Drive will be closed to through traffic at the intersection of Lillian Avenue.  Affected area will be between Goshen Avenue and W State Boulevard.  This closure will be for a City Utility Engineering storm line installation project.  Crosby Excavating will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating an October 30, 2015 completion of work.  Crosby 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.

Maplecrest Road

Please be advised that there will be lane restrictions along Maplecrest Road between Lake Avenue and E. State Boulevard through September 2015. Brooks Construction will be responsible for the maintenance of all traffic control and signage within the work zone.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172. 

Harrison Street Closure   **Click Here for Map Detail**

Please be advised that for safety reasons beginning Monday January 19, 2015 Harrison Street will be closed to northbound traffic between the southern midblock of Wayne Street and Berry Street. Harrison Street will continue to remain closed to southbound traffic between Berry Street and Wayne Street.  This closure will be for the Ash Skyline Plaza and Skyline Garage construction for the 2015 calendar year.  Vehicular traffic will be maintained for local businesses from the alley between Berry and Wayne heading north on Harrison towards Berry Street.  Pedestrian traffic will have access along the sidewalk on the east side of Harrison.  Weigand Construction will be doing the work and will be responsible for the maintenance of all traffic control devices in the work zone.  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.  ** REVISED ** Harrison Street will be restricted to northbound traffic between the alleyway south of Berry Street up to Berry Street. 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.