· All intersecting streets will be closed during the parade.
The Division of Engineering issued the following grading permits during the period November 15-21: 2401 Old Frankfort Pike, 3329 Lawson Lane, 3345 Lawson Lane, 3349 Lawson Lane, 1208 Autumn Ridge Drive, 1212 Autumn Ridge Drive, 2097 Falling Leaves Lane, 3744 Branham Park and 400 Locust Avenue. Permits are issued for six months and can include some blasting.
MAJOR TRAFFIC IMPACT
Inbound and outbound Clays Mill Road will be restricted to one lane in each direction between Higbee Mill Road and Twain Ridge Road through January 10, 2014, as part of the Clays Mill Road widening project.
SIGNIFICANT TRAFFIC IMPACT
Columbia Avenue will be CLOSED 24 hours a day just east of Woodland Avenue through Saturday, November 30, for sewer line excavation.
DeRoode Street will be CLOSED 24 hours a day between Versailles Road and McKinley Street through December 31, for work on the Newtown Pike extension project. Motorists can access the neighborhood from Merino Street to McKinley Street to Byars Alley.
The right lane of East Maxwell Street will be blocked at Rose Street through Tuesday, November 26, for utility work.
The right lane and bike lane of East Maxwell Street will be blocked between South Martin Luther King Boulevard and Stone Avenue through Friday, November 29, for utility work.
Grimes Mill Road will be CLOSED at McCalls Mill Road on the Clark County line 24 hours a day through Tuesday, December 31, for demolition and construction of a new bridge.
The inbound right lane and outbound left through lanes of Harrodsburg Road will be blocked between Clays Mill Road and Bob O’ Link Drive from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. on Monday, November 25, and Tuesday, November 26, for cable repairs.
Lexington Avenue will be CLOSED between East Maxwell Street and the Avenue of Champions through Friday, November 29, for utility work.
The right inbound lane of Nicholasville Road will be blocked at Hiltonia Park through Friday, November 29, for utility work.
The southbound lane of Woodland Avenue will be CLOSED 24 hours a day between Rose Lane and Hilltop Avenue and traffic will be detoured through Monday, December 23, for sewer line excavation.
MODERATE TRAFFIC IMPACT
The center turn lane of Leestown Road will be blocked between Trade Center Drive and Greendale Road as needed from Monday, November 25, through Friday, November 29, for utility work.
Locust Avenue will be CLOSED between Bryan Avenue and Oak Hill Drive with local access maintained through Monday, May 2, 2014, for a street and sewer project.
The right lane of North Limestone Street will be blocked at Rosemary Avenue through Monday, November 25, for utility work.
The right lane of North Limestone Street will be blocked 24 hours a day between East Main Street and East Short Street through Tuesday, December 10, for construction work on the courthouse.
EDITOR’S NOTE: Citizens can call the Traffic Hotline through the city’s Traffic Management Center at 258-3611 to hear traffic updates or check local road conditions. The public can get information on accidents, lane blockages, snow and ice trouble spots and road closures through Twitter (@lexwrecks) or through the Crosstown Traffic Show. The show broadcasts live from 6:30-8:30 a.m. weekday mornings on cable GTV3.
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