Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Street Closings & Lane Restrictions

 

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 Street Closings & Lane Restrictions Map (click here)

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North Clinton Street Closure

Please be advised that beginning Monday April 20, 2015, North Clinton Street will be closed to through traffic between the I-469 overpass and Diebold Road. North Clinton will be open to local traffic only will between Wallen Road and Diebold Road.  This closure will allow for the installation of underground power lines as a part of the I&M upgrade system in Fort Wayne. I&M contracted crews are anticipating a completion by April 23, 2015.  There will be a marked detour for this work using Diebold Road, Dupont Road & Auburn Road. Local traffic will be permitted up to the work area.  The Robert Henry Corporation 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.

Harrison Street at the Embassy

Please be advised that beginning Monday April 20, 2015 there will be construction work at the intersection of Harrison Street and Jefferson Boulevard on Harrison Street at the Fort Wayne Embassy.  Traffic lanes will be restricted on Harrison Street near the intersection to allow The Robert Henry Corporation to install new I&M generators as a part of upgrading facilities in downtown Fort Wayne.  Street and sidewalk sections of Harrison Street will be closed adjacent to the Embassy building.  The Robert Henry Corporation will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating to be completed by Monday May 11, 2015.  The Robert Henry Corporation 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.

Main Street Lane Restrictions

Please be advised beginning Monday April 20, 2015 there will be lane restrictions on Main Street (eastbound lanes) and Berry Street at Ewing for the roundabout project.  This restriction will continue thru Wednesday April 22, 2015.  Brooks Construction 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.

Broadway Closure

Please be advised that beginning Monday April 13, 2015 Broadway will remain closed to local traffic only between Rudisill Boulevard and Bluffton Road.  This closure will be for a City Utilities Engineering storm water improvement package. The closure will allow crews to install new storm lines within the roadway limits. The closure area will be concentrated at Home Avenue and Huestis Avenue.  There will be a marked detour for this project using Rudisill Boulevard, Fairfield Avenue and Creighton Avenue during the closure.  Geiger Excavating will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating that work will be completed on Friday May 1, 2015.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

Clinton Street Lane Closures 

Please be advised that beginning Monday April 13, 2015 there will be lane restrictions on Clinton Street in downtown Fort Wayne between Wayne Street and Washington Boulevard. Lane restrictions will consist of reducing traffic down to 2 lanes of travel.  The restriction will allow I&M contracted crews to work on underground facilities. Robert Henry Corporation will be doing the work and is anticipating that work will be completed by Friday April 17, 2015.  Crews will be working extended hours so traffic should plan accordingly.  The Robert Henry Corporation 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

Please be advised that on Friday April 17, 2015 Oxford Street will be under a new traffic pattern between South Anthony Boulevard and Wayne Trace.  Oxford Street will temporarily become 1-way traffic heading east from South Anthony Boulevard towards Wayne Trace.  This change will remain in place during the Oxford Street improvement project which is anticipated to complete in September. Adjacent streets will be periodically affected due to construction phasing.  The project will improve circulation and safety for vehicular, bicycle and pedestrian traffic on Oxford. It includes concrete road reconstruction; trails on both sides of the road, ADA curb ramps, and a grass park strip.  Primco, Inc. 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.

Lower Huntington at Winchester Road Closures

Please be advised that beginning Friday April 10, 2015 Winchester Road traffic will be restricted from crossing the intersection of Lower Huntington Road.  All north and south traffic on Winchester Road will be restricted to right turns only onto Lower Huntington Road.  There will be marked detours for traffic using Fairfield Avenue, Airport Expressway, Dunkelberg Road and Winchester Roads.  This closure will be for a City Transportation Engineering concrete pavement improvement package taking place within the intersection.  Brooks Construction will be doing the work and weather permitting this intersection work will be completed by April 30, 2015.  Traffic restrictions and lane shifts along Lower Huntington Road will remain in place for the next few months for the remainder of the concrete repair work between Airport Expressway and Fairfield Avenue.  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.

Falls Drive Lane Restriction

Please be advised that beginning Tuesday April 7, 2015 there will be lane restrictions at the intersection of Falls Drive and Liberty Mills Road.  Lane restrictions will affect Falls Drive traffic heading into or out of The Village at Coventry.  The lane restrictions will allow contractor, Harlow Landscaping Corporation, to repair the retaining wall at the intersection. It is anticipated that this work will continue until April 30, 2015.  Harlow Landscaping 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.

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.

 Ewing Street Closure

Please be advised that beginning Monday March 30, 2015 Ewing Street will be closed to through traffic between Berry Street and Main Street.  It is anticipated that the closure will remain until Friday April 17, 2015.  This closure will be for part of the downtown Ewing & Fairfield street improvements including work along the sidewalks.  There will be a marked detour for Ewing Street using Main Street, Fairfield Avenue and either Wayne Street or Berry Street.  Brooks Construction will be doing the work 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.

Spy Run Extended Closure  

Please be advised that beginning Monday March 23, 2015, Spy Run Extended will be closed to through traffic between US 27 and Parnell Avenue.  This closure will be for a City Utilities Engineering storm water improvement project. Atlas Excavating will be doing the work, and weather permitting, is anticipating a completion by April 20, 2015.  There will be a marked detour for this work using State Boulevard and Parnell Avenue.  Atlas 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.

Broadway Closure - REVISED

Please be advised that beginning Monday March 23, 2015 Broadway will closed to through traffic between Huestis Avenue and Home Avenue. Local traffic will be permitted. This closure will be for a City Utilities Engineering storm water improvement package. The closure will allow crews to install new storm lines within the roadway limits.  There will be a marked detour for this project using Rudisill Boulevard, Fairfield Avenue and Creighton Avenue during the closure.  Geiger Excavating will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating that work will be completed by Friday May 1, 2015.  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 the calendar year 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.