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August 2016

UPDATE: Robinson Partially Closed at Rambling Oaks and Crossroads

An update to previously announced lane closings on Robinson includes the
southernmost eastbound lane from just before Rambling Oaks to Interstate Drive
will be closed, and new lane closure times for this phase of the construction
are from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. Monday through Saturday and all day on Sunday.

Sanitation Services Stay on Schedule for Labor Day

The City of Norman sanitation services will maintain the regular schedule for the Labor Day holiday on Monday. Sanitation services include commercial and residential curbside waste collection, as well as recycling and yard waste.

The City of Norman administrative offices will be closed Monday in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

Emergency Closure of Acres Street Railroad Crossing

Wednesday night BNSF Railway closed Acres Street at the railroad tracks to perform emergency maintenance to their track structure. BNSF expected this temporary road closure to take three hours but they experienced an unforeseen equipment failure which necessitated the closing of the crossing throughout the day today and overnight.

Northbound lanes of 36 Avenue NW to close from Quail Springs Drive to Havenbrook Street on Monday

Both outside northbound lanes of 36th Avenue NW, from Quail Springs Drive to Havenbrook Street will be closed at 9 a.m. Monday for the relocation of three Western Farmers Electric Cooperative (WFEC) transmission poles. All southbound traffic will use the outside southbound lane, and all northbound traffic will be shifted to the inside southbound lane.

Berry Road to close north of the Berry Road and Lindsey Street intersection on Monday

Berry Road will close north of the Berry Road and Lindsey Street intersection on Monday after the morning drive time for construction of the stormwater drainage box through the intersection. This temporary closure will be in effect through August 22.

Signs will be in place to direct motorists. The detour route will be McGee Drive to Boyd Street.

Robinson to close at Rambling Oaks and Crossroads

The south lane of eastbound Robinson Street will be closed for approximately 700 feet as it approaches Rambling Oaks starting at 9 a.m. Friday. Rambling Oaks will be reduced to one southbound lane for approximately 300 feet south of Robinson. In addition, the southbound right turn lane of Crossroads Boulevard north of Robinson will also close.

Southbound lane of 24 Avenue NW to close between West Franklin Road and Harriet Road

The southbound lane of 24 Avenue NW between West Franklin Road and Harriet Road will close at 8 a.m. Wednesday and reopen September 10 at 5 p.m. Traffic control devices will be installed to direct and protect motorists.

The road closure allows for the installation of a deceleration lane for the new entrance into Victory Church.

The contractor for the project is Burns Paving.

Outside northbound lane of 36 Avenue NW to close early Tuesday from Brookhollow to Havenbrook

The outside northbound lane of 36 Avenue NW from Brookhollow Road to Havenbrook Street will be closed early Tuesday for right of way clearing associated with the subsequent relocation of Western Farmers Electric utility poles. All northbound 36 Avenue NW traffic will use the inside northbound lane.

The work is expected to take four days to complete.

Acres Street to close between Crawford and Porter

City of Norman Street Division crews will temporarily close Acres Street today between Crawford Avenue and Porter Avenue to repair the existing pavement adjacent to the intersection at Crawford Avenue. Local traffic will have access from Porter Avenue during the construction activities. Barricades will be in place to direct the traveling public around the construction area.

West Half of 24th Avenue SW and Lindsey Street Intersection to close Friday

Beginning Friday after the morning drive time, the west half of the 24th Avenue SW and Lindsey Street Intersection will be closed temporarily to allow reconstruction of the pavement on the western side of the intersection.