Road work: South end of Cornwall Ave. closed to repair railroad crossing

FOR THE BELLINGHAM HERALDDecember 15, 2013 

State Street roundabout

Flagger Dayna VanWeerdhuizen let's traffic through as construction crews work on finishing the round about on North State St. Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 in Bellingham.

MATT MCDONALD — THE BELLINGHAM HERALD Buy Photo

The following streets will have traffic limitations during the week of Dec. 16-20, 2013, to accommodate construction and repair, according to the City of Bellingham. Motorists are reminded that weather and road conditions can change rapidly and should plan accordingly.

Cornwall Avenue near Oak Street
Cornwall Avenue will be closed to all traffic near Oak Street as crews work to repair the street and railroad crossing from Wednesday, Dec. 18 to Friday, Dec. 20.  Traffic can access the Port of Bellingham property south of the construction zone via Wharf Street. For more information contact Mike Olinger, Maintenance Superintendent, molinger@cob.org or 778-7725.

Alabama and Woburn Right-Turn-Lane
Traffic will be slowed to 15 mph in the westbound lane while crews modify the right-turn lane. Flaggers will be on site to direct traffic. For additional information visit the City webpage at http://www.cob.org/government/departments/pw/projects/alabama-woburn-signal-mods-es-469.aspx or contact Shane Oden, P.E., Project Engineer, stoden@cob.org or 778-7921.

Harris and McKenzie avenues, 4th and 10th streets
Travelers can expect moderate truck traffic on Harris and McKenzie avenues as well as 4th and 10th streets in Fairhaven up to Interstate 5 as construction work continues associated with the Post Point Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements project. For additional information visit the City webpage at http://www.cob.org/government/departments/pw/projects/wastewater-treatment-improvements.aspx or contact Freeman Anthony, P.E., Project Engineer, fanthony@cob.org or 778-7924.

E. Bakerview Road, James St Rd to Deemer Road
Traffic will be reduced to single lanes intermittently, as weather allows, along E. Bakerview Road between James St. Road and Deemer Road while crews pave following installation of water and sewer mains. For additional information, contact Mike Neria, Minergy Construction: mike@minergyinc.com

Planned road closures and restrictions are necessary to allow for a variety of work including resurfacing, sidewalk construction, water and sewer main work, and utility cuts. Dates, times and work locations are subject to change due to inclement weather or last-minute changes in work schedules.

The City of Bellingham Public Works Department provides this information as a public service. It is based on currently available information. Planned road closures and restrictions are necessary to allow for a variety of work including resurfacing, sidewalk construction, water and sewer main work, and utility cuts. Dates, times and work locations are subject to change due to inclement weather or last-minute changes in work schedules.

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