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Eastern Avenue Closure: Oct 18-19

by Missy Luick
Monday, October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017



Contact:           John McWethy, Public Services Assistant, (231) 922-4467                 

       1600 Block Eastern Ave. Closure


Eastern Avenue will be closed to all traffic

October 18th and 19th, 2017

TRAVERSE CITY- Motorists and pedestrians should be aware that Elmer’s Crane and Dozer will be closing the 1600 Block of Eastern Ave. between Bloomfield Road and Eastwood Street for utility work.  This closure will take place on Wednesday, October 18th and Thursday October 19th 2017 at 8:00 a.m. and will be reopened by the end of the each day.  This will cause disruptions to pedestrian and vehicle traffic.  This closure is weather dependent.

The work will require the street to be closed to all traffic while the work is being done.  Access will be maintained to all residences at all times.  There will be a signed detour in place during the closure.            

Please use alternate routes avoiding this area to reduce congestion, delay and inconvenience for your travels. Appropriate signage and barricades will be in place in and around the work areas.

This construction will generate dust, noise and cause inconvenience. We would like to thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation. Please feel free to call John McWethy at 922-4467 if you have any questions, comments or concerns about the work or the schedule.


The City of Traverse City is located in Grand Traverse County, Michigan. Traverse City was incorporated in 1891 as a Village and in 1895 as a City. It encompasses 8.09 square miles and has a population of 14,674 (2010 Census).