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Austin Bluffs Parkway Traffic Advisory
Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Segment 2 Work Extended

Segment 2 Temporary Access Changes – Austin Bluffs Pkwy. at Meadowland Blvd. and American Dr.

Westbound and eastbound Austin Bluffs Parkway traffic will be reduced from three lanes to oneuntil Saturday, July 20 at 2 p.m. to accommodate construction ofa new sanitary sewer line across the intersection. Detours will be in place on Meadowland Blvd. and American Drive to direct traffic around the work area.

On Saturday, July 20 at 2 p.m.three lanes will be reopened to eastbound traffic. Westbound traffic will remain limited to one lane, and access from Austin Bluffs Parkway to and from Meadowland Blvd. and across the Meadowland Blvd./American Drive intersection will remain closed through Monday, July 22 at 6a.m. These accesses will reopen to traffic and westbound traffic will be reopened to three lanes on Monday, July 22 at 6 a.m.

Motorists should expect delays and are strongly advised to use alternate routes during this planned work. Posted signage, cones and flaggers will be present to help motorists safely navigate the area.

For more information please contact the project hotline at 719-377-2436, or the project website at