UPDATE 11:30 a.m. on May 19, 2023: This work has been extended. The detour is expected to be lifted on the afternoon of Friday, May 19th. Thank you for your patience.
UPDATE 7:30 a.m. on May 19, 2023: This work has been extended. The detour is expected to be in place until approximately 12:00 p.m. on Friday, May 19th. Thank you for your patience.
ORIGINAL POST: As part of the ongoing Race Street Improvement Project, portions of Race Street and 8th Street will be temporarily closed to thru traffic beginning May 18, 2023. The work is scheduled to begin at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 18th and is expected to be complete by 3:00 a.m. on Friday, May 19th.
During this time, Race Street will be closed from 5th Street to 9th Street. Additionally, 8th Street will be closed from S. Francis Street to S. Chambers Street.
Local access will be provided to residents during this closure.
What can travelers expect?
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.
Learn more about the $4.9M grant-funded project to improve the Race Street Corridor.