For Immediate Release
March 24, 2017
Contact: Keith Shreve
Assistant Transportation Manager
New Sidewalk Construction to Close Section of Gregg Avenue
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The City of Fayetteville Transportation Division will begin construction of a new sidewalk along the east side of Gregg Avenue between Elm Street and Township Street on Monday, March 27. These improvements are intended to improve sidewalk connections and pedestrian safety.
This improvement project will build a new 5-foot-wide sidewalk along the east side of Gregg Avenue from existing sidewalk just south of Township Street to Elm Street. The project is estimated to take two weeks to complete.
The construction work will require closing the outer northbound traffic lane on Gregg Avenue between Elm Street and Township Street during work hours of 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The street will be open to regular traffic at night.
Flaggers will be present during work hours. Flaggers will be utilized, as needed, to allow construction vehicles to enter and exit the work area. Please use extreme caution when in the work area and watch for personnel and equipment.
On the behalf of the City of Fayetteville, we would like to express our appreciation for your cooperation and understanding as we perform our work in this area. For additional information on the project, please contact the City of Fayetteville Transportation Division office at 575-8228. Office hours are 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.