KUB Lane Closures on Clinch, Walnut, Morrell, Division, and Lyons View

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KUB Lane Closures on Clinch, Walnut, Morrell, Division, and Lyons View

Posted: 11/13/2015
Downtown Century II Utilities Upgrade Project – Clinch Avenue Road Closures [November 16 – December 18] – KUB and its contractor will close Clinch Avenue between Market Street and Walnut Street from 6 a.m., Monday, November 16, until 6 p.m., Friday, December 18, as work continues on the Downtown Century II Utilities Upgrade project. The following sections of roadway also remain closed during this timeframe: 
• Clinch Avenue between Market Street and S. Gay Street 
• Market Street between Clinch Avenue and W. Church Avenue 

Alternate routes include S. Gay Street, Cumberland Avenue, Walnut Street, and Union Avenue. Access for parking and local traffic ONLY will be maintained (no through traffic will be allowed). KUB and its contractor will make every effort to reopen at least one lane of traffic in construction zones on weekends and holidays, construction conditions and safety permitting.   

Downtown Century II Utilities Upgrade Project – Walnut Street Road Closure [November 17] – KUB and its contractor will close Walnut Street between W. Church Avenue and Cumberland Avenue from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Tuesday, November 17, as work continues on the Downtown Century II Utilities Upgrade project. Alternate routes include Cumberland Avenue, Henley Street, and W. Church Avenue. Please see attached map for more detailed traffic information related to the project. 

Road Closure - Morrell Road [November 14] – KUB crews will close a short section of Morrell Road between Queensbury Drive and Kingsbury Drive from 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 14, as work is performed on the wastewater collection system in the area. Alternate routes include Queensbury Drive, Dukesbury Drive, and Kingsbury Drive. Flagmen will be on site to assist with traffic control, and access to driveways will be maintained. 
  
Division Street Lane Closure [November 15] – KUB crews will reduce a short section of Division Street to one alternating lane of traffic between Cary Street and Victory Street from 7 a.m. – 3 p.m., on Sunday, November 15, as work is performed on the wastewater collection system in the area. The westbound lane will be closed while the eastbound lane will remain open and be used to alternate traffic. 
  
Lyons View Pike Lane Closure [November 16-17] – KUB and its contractor will reduce a short section of Lyons View Pike to one alternating lane of traffic between Cherokee West Cliff Drive and the Cherokee Country Club from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., on Monday, November 16, and Tuesday, November 17, as work is performed on the natural gas distribution system in the area. Crews will be working in the eastbound lane on Monday, and the westbound lane on Tuesday. Flagmen will be on site to assist with traffic control. 

Some listed closures may extend beyond the scheduled times depending on the conditions encountered during excavation and construction. Appropriate traffic control measures will be in place at each location to assist motorists traveling in these areas. Due to the ongoing presence of workers and equipment, motorists are advised to use caution and expect temporary delays in these areas. More information on this and other KUB construction projects can be found at www.kub.org.