For Immediate Release
Walnut Street Closure
One block of Walnut Street downtown between Jefferson Avenue and Kimbrough Avenue will be closed to through traffic for up to two weeks for stormwater improvements. The street will be closed beginning at 7 a.m., Thursday, April 8, 2010, for the improvement work. The work is scheduled to be completed on April 23, 2010, weather permitting.
Local traffic will be able to access the businesses within the closed area.
The stormwater improvements are the first phase of overall street improvements in this section of Walnut Street that will include curb, sidewalk and lighting improvements when completed.
For more information, contact: David Hutchison, Public Works Traffic Engineering, (417) 864-1980.