EMERGENCY Street Closure: Caldwell Williams Road - January 13, 2016 until further notice

Charlotte, NC
Dellert-O'Keef, Judy
jdellert-okeef@ci.charlotte.nc.us
1/13/2016

Communicated:  January 13, 2016
Closure dates:  January 13, 2016 to until further notice

The 1300 block of Caldwell Williams Road will close between Old Plank Road and Pressley Road on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 until further notice. This closure is necessary to repair a failing storm water pipe and the street. Motorists should detour using Brookshire Boulevard and Old Plank Road. The road will be closed to all through traffic for the period above.

Local access to residences will be maintained.

CATS will not be affected.

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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 David Honeycutt, Drainage Specialist at 704-336-4588 or Jacob Peeters, CDOT, at 704-353-0500.

For more information about CDOT, contact Judy Dellert-O'Keef, CDOT Community Engagement Manager at 704-432-0105 or jdellert-okeef@charlottenc.gov.

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