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STREET SWEEPING – 2017 First Round

Posted on April 21, 2017 at 3:31 pm

The first round of the annual street sweeping initiative will begin on Monday, April 24, 2017.  Sweeping will start in Ward 5 and progress through the rest of the City counterclockwise in the following order:

  • Ward 3
  • Ward 1
  • Ward 7
  • Ward 4
  • Ward 2
  • Ward 6

Prior to sweeping, the contractor will be posting “No Parking” signs on affected streets with specific dates of activity in each ward. The sweeping operation will be conducted between 7 AM and 6 PM, Monday through Friday, and the entire project is expected to be completed within three to four weeks. This schedule is tentative and subject to change in the case of inclement weather conditions.

Please direct any questions please to the City of Elyria Engineer’s office at (440) 326-1444.

 

 

Street Sweeping of curbed streets

Posted on November 3, 2011 at 8:59 pm

Traffic Advisories – Week of July 7 – *UPDATED*

Posted on July 7, 2014 at 4:34 pm

As part of our ongoing efforts to imporove your infrastructure, the following traffic advisories will be in effect this week:

  • Columbia Avenue will be closed to thru-traffic at Sherman Street during the afternoon on Tuesday, July 8
  • *UPDATED* West River Road will be closed to thru-traffic from Lake to Furnace for sewer repair all day Tuesday, July 8 AND Thursday, July 10th
  • Columbia Avenue will be closed to thru-traffic from East River to Park Avenue on Wednesday, July 9

Please check back to this page for update. Direct any questions or concerns to the City of Elyria Engineering Department at 440-326-1444.

Traffic Advisory – Gulf Road between Hilliard and Burns Road

Posted on October 31, 2014 at 10:22 am

On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 at 8:00am through Thursday November 6th, 2014 at 5:00pm, Gulf Road will be closed to through traffic between Burns Road and Hilliard Road.  All north bound traffic on Gulf Road will detour east onto Hilliard Road.  All south bound traffic on Gulf Road will detour east onto Burns Road.  Local traffic will be maintained.

This closure will allow City’s crews to complete road surface repairs from water main breaks in this area as well as guard rail replacement between Vista Ct. and Whitman Blvd.

Please contact the City of Elyria Office of Engineering at 440-326-1404 with any questions.

Traffic Advisory – Warden Avenue

Posted on September 4, 2014 at 8:33 am

Today, September 4, 2014, Warden Avenue between Lake Avenue and Adams Street will be closed to through traffic for street repairs.  The road will be open to local traffic only.   The road will remain closed until the repair is completed which should be by the end of the work day today.

Traffic Advisory – Week of September 29, 2014

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 8:03 am

As part of our ongoing efforts to improve your infrastructure, there will be traffic restricts on the following roads the week of September 29, 2014.  Please plan accordingly for delays due to closing lanes or the possibility of detours.

  • Harvard between East Rriver Street and Park Avenue
  • Princeton Avenue from East River to Park Avenue

Please contact the City of Elyria Engineering Department at 440-326-1444 for more information.

Traffic Advisory – Winckles Street

Posted on September 3, 2014 at 8:55 am

Today, September 3, 2014, WINCKLES STREET between E. BROAD STREET and CLARK STREET will be closed to through traffic for a sewer
repair.  The road will be open to local traffic only.   The road will remain closed until the repair is completed which should be by the end of the work day today.

Traffic Advisory: Furnace Street Closed starting 11/10/14

Posted on November 6, 2014 at 4:11 pm

As part of our ongoing efforts to improve your infrastructure, Furnace Street between Lake Avenue and West River will be closed beginning Monday, November 10th and will remain closed until further notice. Detours will be posted and will be necessary for the duration of the project.  More details will be posted as they are made available.

Please direct any questions to the City of Elyria Department of Engineering at 440-326-1444.

Traffic Advisory: Furnace Street Closed – UPDATED

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 9:49 am

Today,  September 29, 2014, Furnace Street between Lake Avenue and West River Road North will be closed to through traffic for pavement repairs. Traffic will need to use alternate routes. It will remain closed until the repair is completed. The repairs are located in front of 226 and 372 Furnace Street.

Please direct questions to the City of Elyria Office of Engineering at 440-326-1444.

*UPDATE* – Furnace Street will remain closed through Monday night and into Tuesday.

Traffic Advisory: Lake Avenue, Furnace Street

Posted on October 29, 2014 at 9:21 am

As part of our ongoing efforts to improve your infrastructure, the following traffic advisories are in effect as of Wednesday, October 29, 2014 to begin work on the Furnace Street Water Main Replacement Project.  The following streets will be affected:

  • Lake Avenue between Kaiser and Neufer: Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction. This restriction will continue throughout the watermain installation process.
  • Furnace Street will be closed in the near future.  More information will be provided prior to the closing.

For more information, please contact the City of Elyria Office of Engineering at 440-326-1444.

Traffic Advisory: Road Closure – Whitman Boulevard

Posted on September 25, 2014 at 9:29 am

Today, September 25, 2014, Whiteman Boulevard at Canterbury Road  will be closed to through traffic for pavement repairs from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm today.   The repair is at 279 Whitman Boulelvard. (intersection of Whitman and Whitman). Traffic will be able to use Canterbury Road to go around the closure.

Please contact the City of Elyria Office of Engineering at 440-326-1444 with any questions or concerns.

 

Traffic Advisory: Week of September 22, 2014

Posted on September 22, 2014 at 2:58 pm

Road closure: Week of September 22, 2014

Traffic restrictions will take place on the following streets: East River at Eastern Heights Boulevard, Princeton Avenue and Cornell Avenue. Flaggers will be directing traffic with one lane remaining open. Expect delays, especially at 4th street. Work will begin at 7:00 am and extend through the workday until 6:00 pm each day.

 

 

Traffic Advisory: West Bridge Street Closed

Posted on July 30, 2014 at 7:53 am

West Bridge Street will be closed between Water Street and West River Road at the Black River for repairs.  Work will begin at 2pm on Tuesday, July 29th and will continue to several days.  No vehicles will be permitted to cross the bridge over the river.  Traffic will be diverted to alternative routes.

Please direct questions and concerns to the City of Elyria Engineering Department at 440-326-1444.

Traffic Restrictions – Corner of Poplar/Longford

Posted on June 30, 2014 at 10:40 am

As part of our ongoing efforts to imporove your infrastructure, the intersection of Poplar and Longford will have traffic restrictions and traffic will be maintained with a flagger for the entire week of June 30 through July 4, 2014. Harwood Street, between Cleveland and Caroline, will Will also have restrictions but will remain open to traffic throughout the week as well.

Please direct any questions or concerns to the City of Elyria Engineering Department at 440-326-1444.

Traffic Restrictions for Apple Festival – September 18-21, 2014

Posted on September 17, 2014 at 2:42 pm

APPLE FESTIVAL RESTRICTIONS: September 18-September 21

On Thursday, September 18, 2014, at 10:00 am, the following streets will be closed to vehicular traffic in preparation for the 2014 Apple Festival:

  • Court Street (Bank Traffic Only) between Broad St and 3rd Street
  • Middle Ave between Broad and 3rd Street
  • 2nd Street between Middle Ave., and Court Street.

Two-way traffic will be allowed on 2nd Street between East Ave and Talmer Bank and Trust’s Drive and West Ave., to Elyria City Hall’s Parking Lot.

Parking will be prohibited on:

  • Court St between Broad St and 3rd Street
  • Middle Ave between Broad St and 3rd Street
  • 2nd Street between Court and West Avenue
  • 2nd St between Middle Ave and East Avenue

On Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 5:30 am, Broad Street will be closed between, West Ave and East Ave and between East Ave and Cedar Street for the Apple Festival Car Show. Broad Street traffic will detour south and north on East Ave., and south and north on West Ave. Broad Street will reopen after 4:00 pm.

Normal traffic patterns will return on Sunday, September 21, 2014 after 11 pm.

APPLE FESTIVAL 5K RUN: SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

On Sunday, September 21, 2014, at 8:15 am, the following streets will be closed in preparation for the 2014 Apple Festival 5K Run:

  • Washington Avenue from Ohio Street to Elywood Drive
  • Glenwood Avenue from Ohio Street to Washington Avenue
  • Hamilton Avenue may be closed if the alternate route is used.

Streets will reopen when the 5K Run is completed.