Streets closed in Greenville's West End starting Monday for cons - WSPA.com

Streets closed in Greenville's West End starting Monday for construction work

Posted: Updated:

 

Work on a wastewater improvement project begins Monday in the West End. That work will close some roads and require blasting to remove granite.

The City of Greenville says the work - to improve sanitary sewer capacity and support future growth and development - will require installing larger lines on University Street and Furman College Way.

Furman College Way will be closed to vehicular traffic beginning Monday, and will remain closed for the duration of the project. The Swamp Rabbit Trail will remain open and pedestrian access will be maintained in the area of construction provided there are no safety concerns.

University Street will be one-way only from Augusta Street towards Howe Street. This lane closure will remain in place overnight and on the weekends.

The first phase of the project requires blasting near the roundabout on University Street to remove granite from the proposed trench for the new wastewater line. 

Blasting will be performed take place between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Controlled Blasting, Inc. Will do that work which is expected to take up to two weeks.

An audible warning signal will be sounded before each blast. Police officers and Fire Department will be on-site during blasting. 

 

  • Top StoriesTop StoriesMore>>

  • 17-Year-Old Driver Hits, Kills Pedestrian Crossing Wade Hampton Blvd.

    17-Year-Old Driver Hits, Kills Pedestrian Crossing Wade Hampton Blvd.

    Wednesday, September 17 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-09-17 10:53:37 GMT
     The Highway Patrol says a pedestrian was hit and killed while trying to cross Wade Hampton Boulevard Tuesday night.It happened at 9:14 near Rushmore Drive in Greenville County. Troopers say a 17-year-old driver was traveling north when the person was attempting to cross and walked in front of the SUV.Investigators tell 7 on Your Side the victim died at the scene.SCHP says no charges will be filed in the case.
     The Highway Patrol says a pedestrian was hit and killed while trying to cross Wade Hampton Boulevard Tuesday night.It happened at 9:14 near Rushmore Drive in Greenville County. Troopers say a 17-year-old driver was traveling north when the person was attempting to cross and walked in front of the SUV.Investigators tell 7 on Your Side the victim died at the scene.SCHP says no charges will be filed in the case.
  • Job Fairs On September 17

    Job Fairs On September 17

    Wednesday, September 17 2014 3:50 AM EDT2014-09-17 07:50:29 GMT
    There is one job fair in The Upstate on Wednesday, September 17.There is one job fair in The Upstate on Wednesday, September 17.
    There is one job fair in The Upstate on Wednesday, September 17.
    There is one job fair in The Upstate on Wednesday, September 17.
  • Two Arrested For Robberies Of Two Different Waffle Houses

    Two Arrested For Robberies Of Two Different Waffle Houses

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-09-17 02:18:55 GMT
    Demorris Jefferies (left) and Christopher Price (right)Demorris Jefferies (left) and Christopher Price (right)
    The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office has made two arrests for two different Waffle House robberies Tuesday.
    The Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office has made two arrests for two different Waffle House robberies Tuesday.
Powered by WorldNow

250 International Dr.
Spartanburg, S.C. 29303

Telephone: 864.576.7777
Fax: 864.587.5430
Email: webmaster@wspa.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.