Operation Green Light - Road Closures

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Downtown Durham Construction Projects and Special Events Update Dec. 9 - Dec. 18

December 8, 2016

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

Current Project Highlights
   • Downtown Waterline Repairs
Over the coming weeks, minor touch-ups and restoration work associated with the waterline installation will conclude. Waterline restoration work along E. Main Street will continue.

   • Jack Tar
Sidewalk and parking impacts will be present along 100 West Parrish Street and 200 North Corcoran Street on weekdays. The sidewalk and parking impacts will be removed on weekends.

   • City Center
Armada Hoffler Construction (AHCC) is scheduled to place concrete the early morning hours of Dec. 9. The placement will be moved to Dec. 11 in the event of inclement weather.

Road/Lane Closures
   • Downtown Waterline Repairs –
Final striping and pavement restoration scheduled to continue through Dec. 18. Flaggers will direct traffic through each work zone. Intermittent closures (~15 minutes max) may be necessary in order to move materials and equipment through the work zone.

   • 100 W. Parrish Street –
The block will be closed to all through vehicle traffic, between midnight and 10 a.m. on Dec. 9. The event will be moved to Dec. 11 (midnight to 10 a.m.) in the event of inclement weather. Access for businesses and pedestrians will be maintained throughout the operation.

   • 100 W. Main Street –
The block will be closed to all through vehicle traffic, between midnight and 8 a.m. on Dec. 9. The event will be moved to Dec. 11 (midnight to 8 a.m.) in the event of inclement weather. Access for businesses and pedestrians will be maintained throughout the operation.

   • Durham Holiday Parade
Main Street from Elizabeth Street to Buchanan Boulevard will be closed to all through traffic on Dec. 10 from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. Access for businesses and pedestrians will be maintained throughout the event.

Sidewalk/Parking Impacts
   • 126-124 W. Parrish Street and 212 N. Corcoran Street –
Sidewalks and curbside parking will be impacted by this construction effort on weekdays. The sidewalk and parking impacts will be removed on weekends.

   • 100 W. Parrish Street –
The block will be closed to all through vehicle traffic, between midnight and 10 a.m. on Dec. 9. The operation will be moved to Dec. 11 (midnight to 10 a.m.) in the event of inclement weather. Access for businesses and pedestrians will be maintained throughout the operation.

   • 100 W. Main Street –
The block will be closed to all through vehicle traffic, between midnight and 8 a.m. on Dec. 9. The operation will be moved to Dec. 11 (midnight to 8 a.m.) in the event of inclement weather. Access for businesses and pedestrians will be maintained throughout the operation.

   • Durham Holiday Parade
Pedestrian access to businesses will be maintained throughout the event. Parking along Main Street from Elizabeth Street to Buchanan Boulevard will be prohibited on Dec. 10 from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. if a vehicle is towed, please call 336-383-8878. Access for businesses and pedestrians will be maintained throughout the operation.

Special Events
   • Durham Holiday Parade – 
Dec. 10 at 10 a.m.
   • Race 13.1 Durham
Dec. 10 at 7 a.m.

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