A small section at the eastern most end of 8th Avenue NW, at its intersection with 9th Street NW, will close beginning Tuesday, Nov. 1, for underground work. A detour route utilizing Main Avenue will be in place and work is anticipated to be complete by Tuesday, Nov. 22.
This work is part of the rehabilitation of the northside regional sanitary sewer collector system, which is a capital improvement project. The majority of wastewater throughout the City flows through this system so maintaining its integrity is extremely important. This project is one of the highest priority among active projects in the capital improvement plan.
Motorists may encounter delays during commute times and should adjust their travel plans. Always use the ‘S’ check when traveling in and around construction areas – check your speed, space and stress.