There will be a nighttime FULL closure of Emmet St near Ivy Rd on August 29 to September 10 during the hours of 8 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Traffic will be detoured to Massie Rd and Copeley Rd.
Directional Services Inc. (DSI) will be working for the City of Charlottesville’s Department of Utilities along Emmet Street near the intersection of Ivy Road . The contractor will be relocating a natural gas pipeline from the west side of Emmet Street (Old Cavalier Inn Side) to the east side (Carr’s Field Side) of Emmet Street to accommodate the University of Virginia’s Ivy Corridor Project.
Daytime lane closures
Additionally, on August 29 to September 10 during the hours of 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. there will be a lane closure on Emmett St between Ivy Rd and Rothery Rd. One lane will be open for both directions of travel with a merge installed.
RELATED SIDEWALK CLOSURE
Nighttime: Closure of the north sidewalk on Ivy Rd from Rothery Rd to Emmet St. Pedestrians can use the sidewalk on the other side by crossing at Emmet St and Rothery Rd. Pedestrians can also utilize the longer detour on Rothery Rd if desired. 2. Closure of the west sidewalk on Emmet St from Rothery Rd to Ivy Rd. Pedestrians can use the sidewalk on the other side of the street by crossing at Rothery Rd and Ivy Rd. Deficiency: The crossing at Rothery Rd on Emmet St includes a sloped entrance as the receiver on the east side of the street.
Daytime: Closure of the east sidewalk on Emmet St between Ivy Rd to Massie Rd. Pedestrians can use the sidewalk on the other side of the street by crossing at Massie Rd and Ivy Rd. There is also a pedestrian bridge just north of Rothery Rd that will remain open.
Please contact Utilities Dispatch at 434-970-3800 if you need more information.
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