Traffic

Glenwood Avenue and Five Points road closures

Posted June 27, 2010

Road Construction

The state Department of Transportation announced that these road closures will begin Monday, June 28. The roads will be closed as part of a repair project to Glenwood Avenue between Wade Avenue and Five Point.

Crews will close one direction at a time on Glenwood Avenue beginning on the westbound side. Traffic will be shifted into the eastbound lanes in a two-lane, two-way pattern. During this new traffic pattern, motorists can expect the following impacts.

The ramp from westbound Glenwood Avenue to westbound Wade Avenue will be closed. Motorists needing to access westbound Wade Avenue from westbound Glenwood Avenue will take Oberlin Road to Wade Avenue.

The ramp from westbound Wade Avenue to westbound Glenwood Avenue will be closed. Motorists needing to access westbound Glenwood Avenue from westbound Wade Avenue will take Oberlin Road to Glenwood Avenue.

Harvey Street will be closed at the intersection of Glenwood Avenue.

West Aycock Street will be closed at the intersection of Glenwood Avenue.

On-street parking will be eliminated on Glenwood Avenue and on Fairview Road from Glenwood Avenue to Scales Street.

Sidewalks will remain open on all roads throughout the duration of the project.

Fairview Road will be converted into a two-lane, two-way pattern from Glenwood Avenue to Scales Street while work is taking place on the westbound lanes at the Five Points intersection.

During construction, the speed limit on all roads affected will be reduced to 25 miles per hour. Motorists are encouraged to use Oberlin Road or Capital Boulevard as an alternate route.

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