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2016 construction season nearing an end in Spokane

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

One of the busiest construction seasons on record is coming to a close.

The 2016 construction season created a nightmare for commuters in downtown Spokane all summer long, but all but one of the largest projects has wrapped up.

According to the City of Spokane, the utility and repaving project that has caused lane closures on Monroe and Lincoln near First and Sprague is scheduled to be complete next Monday.

Mayor David Condon is expected to give an update next week.

Meanwhile, a few blocks west near First and Cedar, another utility project is slated to get underway at the start of 2017.

The project will create lane closures. The City is aiming to start the project some time in January. 

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