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Road Closure: Orr Street

​Communicated: May 31, 2013

Closure date: June 3, 2013 to July 2, 2013
                                                     
Orr Street near Statesville Road will close on Monday, June 3, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. and will re-open on Tuesday, July 2, 2013. This closure is necessary for road work associated with the Statesville Road Widening Project. A detour will be set up using Durham Lane, Datha Avenue, Nevin Glen Drive and Graypark Drive.

Local access will be maintained.
 
CATS will not be affected.
 
Weather and unforeseen circumstances occasionally prevent work from being completed as scheduled, and make it unsafe to reopen lanes or streets when planned.  When this occurs, City traffic engineers work directly with other City staff and contractors to resolve the situation as quickly as possible and reduce impacts to the traveling public.
 
Pedestrians walking near work zone areas should be alert, cautious and allow extra traveling time.  It is advised they cross at signalized intersections, use pedestrian walk signals where available and abide by detour signage.
 
Motorists traveling through work zone areas should be alert and extra cautious.  Drivers should get in the correct lane well in advance and constantly be on the lookout for vehicles merging into adjacent travel lanes as they approach a work zone.  Drivers should double their following distance.
 
Questions?
 
For additional information about this closure, contact Stephen Shrewsbury, CDOT, at 980-721-3946 or at sshrewsbury@charlottenc.gov.
 
For more information about CDOT, contact Linda Durrett, CDOT Communications and Public Relations Manager at 704-336-3902 or at ldurrett@charlottenc.gov.
 
Detour for Orr Road 6/3 to 7/2.