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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 July 24, 2017 Spy Run Extended will be closed to through traffic between Spy Run Boulevard and Parnell Avenue. This closure will include the river greenway.  This closure will be to allow Vaughn Industries to perform power line work as a part of AEP’s upgrade project around Fort Wayne.  Vaughn will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed on August 14, 2017.  Vaughn 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 route using Clinton Street, Coliseum Boulevard and Parnell Avenue. There will also be a marked detour for the river greenway.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.


Production Road Lane Restrictions

 

Please be advised that beginning Monday July 24, 2017 there will be lane restrictions on Production Road at Lima Road.  This restriction will allow contractors to install a new water main.  Crosby Excavating will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed by Friday July 28, 2017.  Crosby 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.

 
Lake Avenue Closure - Revised

Please be advised that beginning Monday July 24, 2017 Lake Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Anthony Blvd and Crsecent Avenue.  This closure is part of a City Utilities sewer separation project.  Ironclad Excavating will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed by Friday July 28, 2017.  Ironclad will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone.  There will be a marked detour using Crescent Ave and State Blvd for east bound traffic and Anthony Blvd and Wayne St for west bound traffic.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact City Utilities Engineering at 427-2705.


Bluffton Road Lane Restrictions

Please be advised beginning Friday July 21, 2017 there will be intermittent lane restrictions along Bluffton Road between Brooklyn Avenue and Winchester Road.  This restriction will allow Hire Construction to pothole existing utilities.  This work will be performed between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Weather permitting it will be completed Friday August 11, 2017.    Hire 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.

Beginning this morning 7/20/2017 work will begin on the following roads for milling and paving. 

Lake Avenue - Inwood Drive to Reed Road
St Joe River Drive - Anthony Blvd to Crescent Ave
St Joe Center Road - Salge Drive to Hazelett Road
Maplecrest Road -  Rothman Road to I-469

Please be advised that during this work there will be intermittent lanes restrictions.  Brooks and City of Fort Wayne Street Department will be performing this work which weather permitted should be completed by August 3, 2017.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.


Lake Avenue Lane Restriction

Please be advised that beginning Wednesday July 19, 2017 there will be a single lane restriction on Lake Avenue at Randallia Drive.  This restriction will allow crews to work on a City of Fort Wayne trail project.  Brooks Construction will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed Saturday July 22, 2017.  Brooks 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.

 

Old Trail Road Lane Restrictions


Please be advised beginning Wednesday July 19, 2017 there will be intermittent lane restrictions along Old Trail Road between Prairie Grove Drive and Bluffton Road.  
This restriction will allow Hire Construction to pothole existing utilities.  This work will be performed between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Weather permitting it will be completed Wednesday August 2, 2017.  Hire 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.


Fairfield Avenue Closure

 

Please be advised that beginning Monday July 17, 2017 Fairfield Avenue between Jefferson Boulevard and Main Street will close to through traffic to complete the project. Also at this time, Wayne Street and Bery Street will be closed to local traffic only between Fulton Street and Ewing Street.  This restriction will allow Hipskind Concrete sub-contractors to mill and pave Fairfield Avenue, Wayne Street and Berry Street to complete the project.  Hipskind Concrete will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed on Friday July 24, 2017.  Hipskind Concrete 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 Fairfield Avenue using Ewing Street.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.

 

Berry Street Lane Restrictions


Please be advised that beginning Monday July 17, 2017 there will be lane restrictions along Berry Street between Clinton Street and Harrison Street in downtown Fort Wayne.  
This restriction will be a part of the AEP’s Underground Network Reconstruction Project, North Phase.  The Robert Henry Corp. will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work in this Barr Street area will be completed on Friday July 26, 2017.  The Robert Henry Corp. 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.

 

Washington Boulevard Lane Restrictions


Please be advised that on beginning Monday July 17, 2017 there will be lane restrictions on Washington Boulevard in downtown Fort Wayne between Clay Street and Lafayette Street.  
This restriction will allow for sidewalk and driveway construction.  H&H Construction will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating all work will be completed on Friday July 28, 2017.  H&H 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.

 

Lake Avenue Closure


Please be advised that beginning Monday July 24, 2017 Lake Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Anthony Blvd and Crsecent Avenue.  
This closure is part of a City Utilities sewer separation project.  Ironclad Excavating will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed by Friday July 28, 2017.  Ironclad will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone.  There will be a marked detour using Crescent Ave and State Blvd for east bound traffic and Anthony Blvd and Wayne St for west bound traffic.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact City Utilities Engineering at 427-2705.


Stellhorn Road Lane Restrictions

Please be advised that beginning Friday July 14, 2017 there will be lane restrictions on Stellhorn Road between Maplecrest Road and Reed Road.  These lane restrictions will allow Brooks Construction to mill and pave this area.  Brooks Construction will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed on Friday July 28, 2017.  Brooks 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 Restriction 

Please be advised that beginning Monday June 12, 2017 there will be lane restrictions on Main Street between Barr Street and Calhoun Street in downtown Fort Wayne.  This restriction is needed to allow for renovations and repairs to the Rousseau Centre.  CME Corporation will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating work will be completed by August 11, 2017.  CME 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.

Improvements Coming to Hobson Road - Revised

Lane Restrictions Begin Thursday

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.  The inside lane in both directions will be closed beginning Thursday. The outside lanes in each direction will be open to traffic.  These lane restrictions are expected to last through the first week of July.  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

On Monday, May 1, crews will begin placing signage with lane closures expected by Wednesday on the outside lanes (closest to the curbs) in both directions.  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 first phase of the project is between Coliseum and Essex Lane.  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 August 28, 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.

Maysville Road and Trier Road Closure - Revised

Please be advised that beginning Wednesday April 19, 2017 Maysville Road and Trier Road will be closed to through traffic at the intersection with Landin Road. North bound traffic on Landin Road will be able to continue north onto Maysville Road. South bound traffic on Maysville Road will be able to continue south onto Landin Road.  This closure will allow for roundabout construction for the City’s Maysville, Landin, and Trier Intersection Improvement Project.  E&B Paving Inc. will be doing the work and weather permitting is anticipating this work will be completed on October 1, 2017.  E&B will be responsible for the placement and maintenance of all construction signs and barricades in the work zone. There will be a marked detour using Goeglein Road and Stellhorn Road.  For further information or for problems that may develop contact the Traffic Engineering Department at 427-1172.