TRAFFIC ALERT: Second Avenue To Re-Open Next Week…Temporarily - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

TRAFFIC ALERT: Second Avenue To Re-Open Next Week…Temporarily

SPOKANE, Wash. - City officials plan to re-open Second Avenue next week for the winter months. Crews will return to lay a final layer of asphalt when the weather improves in the spring.

Crews are in the process of re-configuring traffic signals and re-installing parking meters after months of construction to replace pavement as part of a city street bond.  They will also paint temporary traffic lanes before re-opening to traffic.  This morning's snow and rain could delay that painting.

All cones and construction equipment will be removed and the city will plow the street as weather warrants.

The city originally planned to finish the project by early November but blame poor weather for allowing them to finish on time.

The road will become a construction zone again when the weather improves in March or April, according to a city spokeswoman.  

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