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Weekly Traffic Report

Weekly Traffic Report
May 22 – 29, 2015
Work done between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., unless otherwise noted

SPECIAL NOTES
Motorists should expect some congestion in downtown Lexington on Thursday, May 28, for the Central Bank Thursday Night Live at the Fifth Third Pavilion. Motorists should use caution in the area and watch for pedestrians crossing streets. Hours are 4:30 – 9 p.m.

Motorists should expect some congestion in downtown Lexington on Thursday, May 28, for the Central Bank Thursday Night Live at the Fifth Third Pavilion. Motorists should use caution in the area and watch for pedestrians crossing streets. Hours are 4:30-9 p.m.

MAJOR TRAFFIC IMPACT
Alumni Drive will be CLOSED 24 hours a day to through traffic from Nicholasville Road to Tates Creek Road through Tuesday, September 1, to reconfigure and upgrade the roadway and add two roundabouts. Local access will be maintained.

North Upper Street will be CLOSED between West Short Street and West Main Street 24 hours a day and traffic will be detoured to North Martin Luther King Boulevard through December 5, for material staging and building renovation on the 21C Hotel.

Rose Street will be CLOSED between Columbia Avenue and Huguelet Drive 24 hours a day through September 1, 2015, for construction of UK’s new science building. Local access will be provided for Funkhouser Drive.

SIGNIFICANT TRAFFIC IMPACT
One lane of Clays Mill Road will be blocked at a time 24 hours a day between Keithshire Way and Waco Road through Friday, July 31, for the widening project.

The left lane of North Upper Street will be blocked to through traffic between West Seventh Street and West Sixth Street through Friday, May 29, for utility work.

The intersection of North Upper Street and West Seventh Street will be blocked as needed through Friday, May 29, for utility work.

The eastbound lane of Todds Road will be blocked between Cypress Point Way and Hays Boulevard through Friday, May 29, for utility work.

The right lane of West Main Street will be CLOSED between North Limestone Street and North Upper Street 24 hours a day through June 30 for work on the 21C Hotel. Two lanes and a left turn lane will remain open.

The intersection of West Sixth Street and North Upper Street will be blocked as needed through Friday, May 29, for utility work. Traffic will be maintained.

MODERATE TRAFFIC IMPACT 
The left side of southbound Aylesford Place will be blocked between Euclid Avenue and East Maxwell Street through Saturday, May 30, for utility work.

Lanes of Bellaire Avenue will be blocked as needed between West Sixth Street and the railroad through Friday, May 29, for utility work.

The sidewalks along Conn Terrace will be blocked between Elizabeth Street and Nicholasville Road 24 hours a day through Wednesday, November 25, for construction on Shriner’s Hospital.

The westbound lane of Cramer Avenue will be blocked at Owsley Avenue through Friday, May 29, for utility work.

Lanes of Granard Avenue will be blocked as needed between Headley Avenue and North Broadway through Friday, May 29, for utility work.

Habersham Drive will be CLOSED to through traffic between Tangley Way and Kenlock Drive through Friday, May 29, for storm sewer work.

The southbound right lane of Hays Boulevard will be blocked at Todds Road through Friday, May 29, for utility work.

The sidewalk, parking lane and left lane of South Limestone Street will be blocked between Vine Street and West Main Street 24 hours a day through Tuesday, June 30, for the CentrePointe project in downtown Lexington.

Lanes of Morrison Avenue will be blocked as needed between Headley Avenue and North Broadway through Friday, May 29, for utility work.

Eastbound Price Avenue will be blocked as needed between West Sixth Street and the railroad through Saturday, May 30, for utility work.

The northbound lanes of South Martin Luther King Boulevard will be CLOSED between the Avenue of Champions and East Maxwell Street from Tuesday, May 26, through Friday, June 5, for construction work.

The sidewalks along State Street will be blocked between Elizabeth Street and Nicholasville Road 24 hours a day through Wednesday, November 25, for construction on Shriner’s Hospital.

One lane of West Sixth Street will be blocked 24 hours a day between Jefferson Street and the end of the street through Friday, June 12, for construction of Coolavin Trail.

For ideas on using alternate modes of transportation to get around downtown or where to park during periods of expected congestion, log on to www.moveitpeople.com. 

Last updated: 5/21/2015 2:29:13 PM