Seventh Avenue E. will close between 12th Street E. and 17th Street E. beginning Thursday, Dec. 9.
During the closure, the contractor will begin underground work on a sanitary sewer system rehabilitation project at 12th Street E. by installing an air release manhole. Initial work will take place Dec. 9, followed by restoration of curb and pavement. Pending weather, the road is expected to reopen Dec. 16.
This closure will affect traffic around West Fargo High School. An alternate route to and from the school can be found on 4th Avenue E.
Motorists in this area may encounter congestion and delays during the morning and evening commutes and should adjust their travel plans accordingly. Always use the ‘S’ check when traveling in and around construction areas – check your speed, space and stress.