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September 23, 2022

Construction Updates for New Downtown Hospital

Upcoming Work

Two-week look ahead

Below is an outline of upcoming construction activity, road and walkway impacts.

Week of Sept. 26

Closed for ring road construction

  • Missouri St., just south of the west Neuroscience Center garage entrance to 14th St.

  • Intermittent lane closures are expected along 13th St. between Lafayette St. and Senate Ave. Flaggers will direct traffic as needed.

Closures for new hospital construction

Anderson and 15th streets between Senate and Capitol avenues will remain closed for the duration of construction activities. Sidewalk closures are expected along Senate and Capitol avenues between 16th and 14th streets and along the North side of 14th St. between Senate and Capitol avenues. Intermittent lane closures are expected along Senate Ave. between 14th and 16th streets, but two-way traffic will be maintained. Flaggers will direct traffic as needed.

    Closures for Capitol View construction

    Impacts to the northbound Red Line lane are expected along Capitol Ave. between 16th and 15th streets due to wall panel installation. An off-duty officer and flaggers will direct traffic as needed. The southernmost lane of 16th St. is closed from Capitol Ave. to Byram Pl. for crane work.

    Byram Pl. between 16th and 15th streets remains closed for the duration of construction. Two Sisters town home residents and U-Haul customers may access Byram Pl. from 14th and 15th St. Intermittent lane closures are expected along 14th St. between Capitol Ave. and Byram Pl. A full closure is expected at 15th St. between Capitol Ave. and Byram Pl. Sidewalk closures are expected along the site perimeter.

    Sidewalk closure for construction activity

    A sidewalk closure is expected along the south side of 14th St. between Missouri St. and Senate Ave.


      Week of Oct. 3

      Closed for ring road construction

      • Missouri St., just south of the west Neuroscience Center garage entrance to 14th St.
      • Intermittent lane closures are expected along 13th St. between Lafayette St. and Senate Ave. Flaggers will direct traffic as needed.

      Closures for new hospital construction

      Anderson and 15th streets between Senate and Capitol avenues will remain closed for the duration of construction activities. Sidewalk closures are expected along Senate and Capitol avenues between 16th and 14th streets and along the North side of 14th St. between Senate and Capitol avenues. Intermittent lane closures are expected along Senate Ave. between 14th and 16th streets, but two-way traffic will be maintained. Flaggers will direct traffic as needed.

        Closures for Capitol View construction

        Impacts to the northbound Red Line lane are expected along Capitol Ave. between 16th and 15th streets due to wall panel installation. An off-duty officer and flaggers will direct traffic as needed. The southernmost lane of 16th St. is closed from Capitol Ave. to Byram Pl. for crane work.

        Byram Pl. between 16th and 15th streets remains closed for the duration of construction. Two Sisters town home residents and U-Haul customers may access Byram Pl. from 14th and 15th St. Intermittent lane closures are expected along 14th St. between Capitol Ave. and Byram Pl. A full closure is expected at 15th St. between Capitol Ave. and Byram Pl. Sidewalk closures are expected along the site perimeter.

        Sidewalk closure for construction activity

        A sidewalk closure is expected along the south side of 14th St. between Missouri St. and Senate Ave.






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