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500 Block Garfield Ave. Will Have Lane Shifts May 15th-16th, 2019

by Kaitlyn Aldrich
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The City of Traverse City

Engineering Department

May 13, 2019



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

500 Block Garfield Ave. Lane Shift 

Garfield Ave. Will Have Lane Shifts May 15th and May 16th, 2019

TRAVERSE CITY- Motorists and pedestrians should be aware that T. Basch Inc. Excavating will be shifting traffic lanes for utility work.  This work will cause disruptions to pedestrian and vehicular traffic.   These lane shifts will take place on Wednesday May 15th, 2019 at 7:00 a.m. and will re-open by 6:00 p.m. on Thursday May 16th, 2019. This will cause disruptions to pedestrian and vehicle traffic.  The work is weather dependent.  Garfield Ave. between Eighth St. and Boyd St. will be impacted.

Appropriate signage will be in place and access to all businesses and residences will be maintained at all times. 

Please use alternate routes avoiding this area to reduce congestion, delay and inconvenience for your travels.

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).