Friday, July 22, 2016
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Cumberland Avenue Construction - The Two Week Look Ahead
For more information about construction on Cumberland, be sure to check out the Two Week Look Ahead at www.cumberlandconnect.com. This week's update includes information on the UT steam line work at 16th Street, KUB project progress with waterlines to 16th Street, streetscape stormwater installation and sidewalk installation to the 1800 block. Given the amount of construction in the area for city, UT, KUB, and private development projects, be sure to check out the Google map with updates on where traffic is impacted right here. Of course for the latest updates sent directly to your phone or mobile device, simply text "VFL" to 313131!
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
(Fort Sanders Area) S. Seventeenth Street Lane Closure & Eighteenth Street Road Closure [May 3-13] – KUB crews will implement the following traffic control measures nightly from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. starting Tuesday, May 3, through Friday, May 13, as work is performed on the electric distribution system to support new development in the area:
• S. Seventeenth Street – Lane closure between Clinch Avenue and Cumberland Avenue of both southbound lanes. Both northbound lanes will be maintained, and southbound traffic will be detoured to Clinch Avenue and Sixteenth Street.
• Eighteenth Street – Road closure between White Avenue and Cumberland Avenue. Alternate routes include Nineteenth Street and Sixteenth Street.
This work will also include a closure of the alleyway connecting S. Seventeenth Street and Eighteenth Street. Work will be performed week nights, with all lanes reopened outside of work hours and on weekends. Follow up advisories will be issued as necessary.
Some listed closures may extend beyond the scheduled times depending on the conditions encountered during excavation and construction. Appropriate traffic control measures, including flagmen, will be in place at this location to assist motorists traveling in the area. Due to the ongoing presence of workers and equipment, motorists are advised to use caution and expect temporary delays in this area.
Friday, April 15, 2016
There will be overnight closures of Cumberland between 19th Street and 17th Streets again on Monday, April 18, Tuesday, April 19, and Wednesday, April 20 from 10 PM to 6 AM to install south side water services to merchants. Overnight closures are weather permitting. Cumberland Avenue will NOT be closed during the day or early evening hours.
Please see the detour map below.
The work scheduled for Wednesday, April 13 through Saturday, April 16 on 18th Street south of Cumberland Avenue has been pushed out to a future date. For more information about the project be sure to check out the Two Week Look Ahead on www.cumberlandconnect.com.
As always, thanks for your interest in all things relating to Cumberland Avenue. Hope you have a safe and fun-filled weekend. Be sure to get out and support your Orange and White merchants and Go VOLS!
Monday, April 11, 2016
As noted in the Two Week Look Ahead on Cumberland Connect, there will be overnight closures of Cumberland between 19th Street and 17th Streets on Monday, April 11, Tuesday, April 12, and Wednesday, April 13 from 10 PM to 6 AM to install south side water services to merchants. Overnight closures are weather permitting. Cumberland Avenue will NOT be closed during the day or early evening hours.
Please see the detour map below.