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Downtown Durham Construction Projects and Special Events Update - March 24 - March 31

March 24, 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
Armada Hoffler Construction (AHCC) will complete the next concrete pours at One City Center site on Friday, March 24 from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday, March 31 from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. (no road closures will be needed for the concrete pour).

   • Central Park Waterline Repairs
Further improvements to the City’s waterline infrastructure will continue north of downtown along the Mangum Street corridor.

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

   • The Brannan
400 Hunt Street will be closed to through traffic on Friday, March 24 and Monday, March 27.

Road/Lane Closures
   • Central Park Waterline Repairs
      •
Seminary Avenue will be open to all traffic.
      • Pedestrian traffic may be restricted in work areas.
      • Noise levels in excess of the current City noise ordinance are anticipated during work hours.
      • On-street parking will be closed in work areas.
      • Planned work hours are 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
      • No water or sewer service disruptions are anticipated.

   • East Main Street Waterline Repairs
      •
Waterline installation and testing in East Main Street from Dillard Street to Hood Street will continue.
      • East Main Street traffic between S. Elizabeth / Commerce and Hood streets will be shifted in order to maintain traffic in both directions. On-street parking along East Main Street will be closed to accommodate the waterline installation.
      • Lane closures and flaggers will be used to maintain traffic at East Main / Dillard, East Main / South Elizabeth / Commerce, and at waterline crossing locations on East Main Street.
      • 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 service installation in Ramseur, Hood, and South Elizabeth streets will continue.
      • Varying localized lane closures on Ramseur, Hood, and South Elizabeth Streets will be required. Traffic control signs and markings will be used for all detours.
      • Waterline service reconnections will be coordinated with affected parties on Ramseur, Hood, and South Elizabeth streets at least seven days in advance of interruption.
      • Lane closures and flaggers will be used to maintain traffic at water service crossing locations on Ramseur, Hood, and South Elizabeth streets.
      • 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.

   • 400 Hunt Street
      •
The street will be closed to through traffic along 400 Hunt Street on Friday, March 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and March 27 from 9 a.m. to noon. A signed detour will be setup by the contractor for each event.

Sidewalk/Parking Impacts
   • Central Park Waterline Repairs
     
Seminary Avenue will be open to all traffic.
         • Pedestrian traffic may be restricted in work areas.
         • Noise levels in excess of the current City noise ordinance are anticipated during work hours.
         • On-street parking will be closed in work areas.
         • Planned work hours are 7 AM to 6 PM.
         • No water or sewer service disruptions are anticipated.

• East Main Street Waterline Repairs
      
Waterline installation and testing in East Main Street from Dillard Street to Hood Street will continue.
       • East Main Street traffic between S. Elizabeth / Commerce and Hood streets will be shifted in order to maintain traffic in both directions. On-street parking along East Main Street will be closed to accommodate the waterline installation.
       • Lane closures and flaggers will be used to maintain traffic at East Main / Dillard, East Main / S. Elizabeth / Commerce, and at waterline crossing locations on East Main Street.
       • 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 service installation in Ramseur, Hood, and S. Elizabeth streets will continue.
       • Varying localized lane closures on Ramseur, Hood, and S. Elizabeth Streets will be required. Traffic control signs and markings will be used for all detours.
       • Waterline service reconnections will be coordinated with affected parties on Ramseur, Hood, and S. Elizabeth streets at least seven days in advance of interruption.
       • Lane closures and flaggers will be used to maintain traffic at water service crossing locations on Ramseur, Hood, and S. Elizabeth streets.
       • 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.

• 400 Hunt Street
      
The sidewalk and parking will be inaccessible along 400 Hunt Street on Friday, March 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and March 27 from 9 a.m. to noon. A signed detour will be setup by the contractor for each event.

Special Events
Duke Crush 5K
Saturday, March 25, 8 a.m. - noon

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