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Archive for Friday, January 4, 2013

Portion of Massachusetts Street to be closed to traffic next week

January 4, 2013

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Motorists on a portion of Massachusetts Street will need to adjust their routes next week.

City crews are planning to shut down the northbound lane of Massachusetts Street from Ninth Street to 10th Street on Monday and into Tuesday.

Crews will install a fire service line for the building at 918 Massachusetts St., which is being remodeled to house Chutneys Indian Diner and Bar.

Work is expected to be completed by Tuesday, but city officials said there is a chance the project could extend into Thursday.

Comments

ksjayhawk74 1 year, 11 months ago

A fire service lane will be a nice addition to that part of Mass St.

There is a crosswalk right next to there that I see cars, including a bus for disabled people, use as a place to stop and let people off. This causes a huge problem because then there is a vehicle stopped on the crosswalk, leaving a lane blocked. Then cars wanting to pass have to cross into the opposite lane while people wanting to cross the street are having to walk around the vehicle, causing a very potentially dangerous situation.

matthew2600 1 year, 11 months ago

Hey whatever it takes for more Indian food downtown.

John Hamm 1 year, 11 months ago

Ummmm. I believe a "fire service line" is to feed a in store fire system but I could be wrong. Be nice if the World expanded upon the term though.

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