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Street Closings & Lane Restrictions Map (click here)  *May not be current*

 

For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

State Boulevard Lane Restriction


Please be advised that beginning Wednesday October 18, 2017 there will be lane restrictions on East State Boulevard at the intersection of Spy Run Avenue. This restriction will consist of a new traffic pattern for west bound State Blvd crossing Spy Run Avenue.  
This restriction will allow crews to relocate utility lines for an upcoming City of Fort Wayne Transportation project.  Frontier will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed by Friday October 20, 2017.  Frontier 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 Closure

Please be advised that beginning Monday October 9, 2017 Main Street will have a daytime closure to through traffic between Leesburg Road and Runnion Avenue.  There will be a posted detour using Leeburg Road, Spring Street, and Runnion Avenue. Main Street will re-opened every evening and weekend.  Certapro Painters will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating this work will be completed on Tuesday October 31, 2017.  This closure & detour will be to allow crews to paint the railroad underpass at Main Street as a part of a project by the City of Fort Wayne.  Certapro 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.


Lafayette Street and Washington Boulevard Lane Restrictions

Please be advised that beginning Monday September 25, 2017 there will be lane restrictions on Washington Boulevard between Clay Street and Lafayette Street. There will also be restrictions on Lafayette Street between Jefferson Blvd and Washington Blvd. in downtown Fort Wayne.  These restrictions will allow for building demolition.  Martin Enterprises will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed on Monday October 30, 2017.  Martin 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.


Douglas Avenue Closure
 

Please be advised that beginning Monday September 18, 2017 Douglas Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Lafayette Street and Clinton Street.  This restriction will be for a City Utilities Engineering water main improvement project.  All Star Construction will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed on October 13, 2017.  All Star 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 City Utilities Engineering at 427-2705. 

Promenade Park Construction

Please be advised that beginning Monday August 7, 2017 there will be lane restrictions along Superior Street between Wells Street and Calhoun Street in the westbound lanes. This restriction is the beginning of the first phase of Riverfront Development, Promenade Park. Lane restrictions are being set on Superior Street to protect the work zone and allow for construction traffic. Lane Restrictions along Superior Street will remain in effect through the project.

Beginning the week of August 14, 2017, Harrison Street will close to through traffic between Superior Street and the St. Mary’s River. The closure of Harrison Street will be required for new storm water and sewer improvements, utility relocations and also for the construction of the new park. Also beginning the week of August 14th, Rivergreenway Trail users will begin using an alternative route bypassing the construction zone. Trail users will be detoured using sidewalks along 3rd Street & Wells Street. Hagerman Construction will be doing the work and is anticipating a 2019 completion. For further information you may visit the website at http://riverfrontfw.org/ or call the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department at 427-6000.

State Boulevard Lane Restrictions

Please be advised that beginning Wednesday July 26, 2017 there will be lane restrictions along East State Boulevard between Hobson Road and Sherborne Boulevard. All Star Construction will be placing a new water line as a part of a City Utilities Engineering project. Lane restrictions will be ongoing throughout the project. It is anticipated that this work will be completed by October 30, 2017. All Star 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 City Utilities Engineering at 427-2705.

Improvements Coming to Hobson Road - Revised

Fort Wayne, Ind. – The Hobson Road rehabilitation and improvement project begins this week between East State Boulevard and Coliseum Boulevard. The project is designed to enhance safety for pedestrians, bicyclists and motorists. To accommodate construction there will be lane restrictions on Hobson between State and Coliseum beginning Thursday, May 18, 2017. These lane restrictions are expected to last through the first week of November. Motorists should expect lane restrictions throughout the project that will be completed in November of this year. One lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained at all times. Besides repair to the concrete roadway, the project adds greenspace for storm drainage, expands park strips to buffer sidewalks, adds bike lanes in each direction, and creates a designated center turn lane. Contractor, Primco Inc. expects the full project to be completed by November of this year. Hobson Road carries approximately 9,000 vehicles per day.

This project is part of the $25 million being invested in 2017 transportation infrastructure projects that will enhance mobility, improve safety and strengthen
neighborhoods.

Coldwater Road Improvement Project - Revised

Construction on Coldwater Road will be focused in the middle travel lanes while crews worok on the median area improvements. With approximately 27,000 vehicles using Coldwater Road each day the lane restrictions will cause travel delays. Motorists should plan accordingly. Brooks Construction is performing the work which is scheduled for completion in November of this year. The improvements on Coldwater will go from Coliseum Boulevard to Washington Center Road. The Second Phase for this project will have crews working between Essex Lane and Washington Center Road.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Transportation Department at 427-1172.


Laverne Avenue Closure - Revised

Please be advised that beginning Monday April 10, 2017 Laverne Avenue will be closed to through traffic south of E State Boulevard to Nevada Avenue. This closure will be a part of a City Utilities Engineering project. Dunigan Brothers Inc. will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed on October 30, 2017. Dunigan Brothers will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone. There will be a marked detour for this closure using State Boulevard, Coliseum Boulevard and Lake Avenue. For further information or for problems that may develop contact the City Utilities Engineering at 427-2705.