***UPDATE - Work will start June 30 instead of June 16 in order for thecontractor to receiveall necessary supplies.***RALEIGH - Beginning Monday, June30 at 8 a.m., N.C. Department of Transportation crews will close a section of Legion Road/Southern Avenue in Hope Mills between West Mountain Drive and Owen Drive for installation of a new sewer main.
By closing this section of roadway, crews will be able to install the 8" pipe twelve feet below existing ground in the center of the road. Weather permitting, the road will reopen no later than Friday, Aug. 22.
During the closure, motorists are advised to use Camden Road to avoid the closure. Local traffic will have access to home and businesses along this section of Legion Road/Southern Avenue.
This work is part of a $16 million urban widening project awarded to Barnhill Contracting Co. in September 2012.
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