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Traffic Advisory: Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street

03-Apr-2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street

Date: Starting Monday, April 9, 2018
**Updated** Continuing Tuesday, May 22 to June 29, 2018

Time: 24hrs/day

Duration: Six weeks

Direction: Port City Water Partners will be closing down access to Russell Street from Rothesay Avenue to through traffic for a period of six weeks.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Rothesay Avenue to Russell Street will be detoured onto Seely Street ramp, onto Seely Street and back onto Russell Street.

Motorists travelling westbound on Rothesay Avenue to Russell Street will still be able to turn south onto Seely Street Ramp, onto Seely Street and back onto Russell Street.

Motorists travelling northbound on Russell Street will only be permitted to turn eastbound onto Rothesay Avenue.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street intersection.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing installation of the transmission watermains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe. Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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