City of Tulsa Weekly Construction Update


Friday, September 22nd 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Street improvement areas which will affect Tulsa traffic include:

OPEN: 18th STREET AND CARSON AVENUE INTERSECTION

"Monday, Sept. 25: SOUTH 21st STREET, HARVARD AVENUE TO THE BROKEN ARROW EXPRESSWAY: Traffic will be narrowed to two lanes for approximately 30 days during street resurfacing.

**NEW: THIRD STREET AND MAIN STREET: The south two lanes are closed for storm sewer installation in connection with the Main Street mall project.

**NEW: SOUTH 15TH STREET, GALVESTON AVENUE TO GUTHRIE AVENUE: The street is closed for seven to 10 days for storm sewer installation.

**NEW: GILCREASE MUSEUM ROAD AND EDISON STREET: Traffic has been narrowed to two lanes for 30-45 days during reconstruction of the intersection.

**NEW: SOUTH HARVARD AVENUE, 31st STREET TO 41st STREET: The northbound curb lane will be closed for 45-60 days for installation of a French drain system.

**NEW: SOUTH 15th STREET, DENVER AVENUE TO CINCINNATI AVENUE: Work will begin to prepare for resurfacing the street. Delays should be expected.

PEORIA AVENUE, VIRGIN STREET TO XYLER STREET: Traffic will be narrowed to two lanes while Southwestern Bell continues its duct work.

HARVARD AVENUE, ADMIRAL PLACE TO PINE STREET: Traffic has narrowed to one lane in each direction for one to two weeks for street rehabilitation.

SOUTH GARNETT ROAD, 41st STREET TO 51st STREET: Construction has begun on water- and storm-sewer lines. Delays should be expected for six to seven months

SOUTH 36th STREET, YALE AVENUE TO HARVARD AVENUE: Construction has begun on street rehabilitation. The project should take about seven days. Delays should he expected.

SOUTH 83RD EAST AVENE, SEVENTH STREET TO NINTH STREET: The street is closed to through traffic for seven to 10 days during street rehabiliation.

BOULDER AVENUE. 15th STREET TO 21st STREET. Traffic has been narrowed to one lane in each direction for two to three weeks during street resurfacing and sidewalk installation.

21sT STREET, BOULDER AVENUE TO PEORIA AVENUE: Traffic has been narrowed to one lane in each direction for one to two weeks during street repair.

41st STREET OVER THE BROKEN ARROW EXPRESSWAY is closed for construction of a new bridge. Through traffic is blocked on 41st Street between Memorial Drive and Mingo Road. SOUTH 87th EAST AVENUE is closed just south of 41st Street for three to four weeks during construction of a concrete box storm sewer and relocation of a water line.

61st STREET AND UNION AVENUE: Street paving is in progress. This intersection will be widened to four lanes in each direction, including right- and left-turn lanes. Completion is estimated in five months.

61st STREET, MEMORIAL DRIVE TO SHERIDAN ROAD: Two lanes of traffic are open on 61st Street between 76th East Avenue and South Sheridan Road. All four lanes will be opened after crews finish building a retaining wall. 61st Street is being widened to five lanes (center left-turn lane) between Memorial Drive and Sheridan Road.

81st STREET AND SHERIDAN ROAD is being widened to four lanes in each direction including left- and right-turn lanes. Motorists cannot make left turns at the intersection. Estimated completion will be in November.

SHERIDAN ROAD, 71sT STREET TO 81st STREET: The road is being widened to five lanes (four and a center turn lane). Delays should be expected.