Road closure tomorrow for final connection to new water main on Stephens Avenue


East Fifth Street from Stephens Avenue to Henry Boulevard will be closed to traffic  Tuesday, April 21 for Lawler Construction to cut and cap the existing waterline and connect customers to the new water main. Traffic will be detoured to Williams Avenue until the job is completed.

The road closure will start at 7 a.m. Tuesday, April 21 and will remain closed until Thursday, April 23 at noon.

During this road closure, traffic may detour around the work site via Williams Avenue or any of the other adjacent city streets. When traveling near the work zone, motorists are advised to exercise caution and to observe all warning signs and flagger instructions.

For more information, contact the Mayor’s office at (318) 352-2772.