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Downtown Durham Construction Projects and Special Events Update - June 23 – July 2

June 22, 2017

Please note – the projects included in this work plan are current as of the above publication date, and are subject to change based on weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances.

Current Project Highlights

One City Center – AHCC is scheduled to complete a concrete pour.

East Main Street Waterline Repairs – Further improvements to the City’s waterline infrastructure will continue east of downtown along the East Main Street corridor.

Downtown Sidewalk Repairs – Durham Public Works will complete repairs to curb ramps and sidewalks throughout downtown.

Van Alen Apartments – Northwood Ravin is scheduled to complete a concrete delivery.

Temporary Road/Lane Closures
• One City Center
     • The next concrete pour at the One City Center site is scheduled for Wednesday, June 28. AHCC will pour concrete from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. and the concrete finishers will work from 10 p.m. until 1 a.m. that night. This concrete pour will form the 25th floor, and no road closures will be needed during the pour.

• East Main Street Waterline Repairs
     • Saturday-Sunday June 24-25, 2017:
          • No work is planned.

• Week of June 26, 2017:
     • Final waterline and service connections on East Main Street between Dillard and Fayetteville streets will continue.
     • Work includes final waterline connections at Dillard / East Main streets.
     • Lane shifts and flaggers will be used to maintain traffic at installation locations on East Main Street.
     • Waterline service reconnections will be coordinated with affected parties at least seven days in advance of interruption.
     • Through traffic on East Main Street will be maintained.
     • Noise levels in excess of the current City noise ordinance are anticipated during work hours.
     • Pedestrian and driveway access to buildings / facilities will be maintained at all times.
     • Waterline and service installations along Ramseur Street between Hood and Fayetteville streets will continue.
     • Lane shifts and flaggers will be used to maintain traffic at waterline crossing locations.
     • Waterline service reconnections will be coordinated with affected parties at least seven days in advance of interruption.
     • Noise levels in excess of the current City noise ordinance are anticipated during work hours.
     • Pedestrian and driveway access to buildings / facilities will be maintained at all times.

• Saturday-Sunday July 1-2, 2017:
     • Waterline abandonment on East Main Street between Roxboro and Fayetteville streets will continue.
     • Lane shifts and flaggers will be used to maintain traffic at installation locations on East Main Street.
     • Through traffic on East Main Street will be maintained.
     • Noise levels in excess of the current City noise ordinance are anticipated during work hours.
     • Pedestrian and driveway access to buildings / facilities will be maintained at all times.

• Downtown Sidewalk Repairs
     • Public Works will begin replacing sidewalk on Rigsbee Avenue (from Chapel Hill Street to Morgan Street) and Mangum Street (from Chapel Hill Street to City Hall Plaza). Proper pedestrian and traffic controls will be in place. There will be accessible entryways to all businesses at all times
     • Friday, June 23 (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
     • Monday, June 26 (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
     • Tuesday, June 27 (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
     • Wednesday, June 28 (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
     • Thursday, June 29 (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
     • Friday, June 30 (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

• Van Alen Apartments
     • The next concrete delivery at the Van Alen Apartments site is scheduled for Thursday, June 29 at 10 p.m. through Friday, June 30 at 6 a.m.. This concrete delivery will take place along Dillard Street (between Mangum Street and Roxboro Street) and will not require any lane closures.

Special Events
     • Durham Central Park - Concert Series – Friday, June 23, 2017
• Foster Street (between Geer Street and Corporation Street) will be closed to through traffic from 4pm to 10pm.
The Point .262 Mile Fun Run – Sunday, June 25, 2017
     • Rigsbee Street (between Geer Street and Seminary Street) will be closed to through traffic from noon to 4 p.m.

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