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August 14, 2020

Chapel Street Closure - Aug 17

Chapel Street will be closed to through traffic weekdays starting Monday, Aug. 17 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. between Waughtown and Wood streets for sewer line improvements. Work is expected to be completed Tuesday, Aug. 18, weather permitting. The contractor...

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August 13, 2020 8:34 AM

Broad Street Lane Closure - Aug. 13

A southbound lane of Broad Street will be closed between First and Second streets Thursday, Aug. 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to lower an existing water line. The contractor is responsible for all traffic control and motorists are encouraged to plan for...

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August 12, 2020 12:24 PM

High Demand for Landfill Permits Causing Delays

The suspension of bulky item collection has resulted in unprecedented demand for landfill permits. City of Winston-Salem property owners have flooded the utilities department with applications. In the past, the process took ten days, but the current high...

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August 10, 2020 3:09 PM

Bellview St. Lane Closure - Aug. 11

A lane of Bellview Street will be closed weekdays, starting Tuesday, Aug. 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. between Parkway Drive and Maplewood Avenue to install a fire hydrant. Work is expected to be completed by Friday, Aug. 14, weather permitting. The...

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August 10, 2020

Main & Sprague intersection closure starts Aug. 12

The intersection of Main and Sprague streets will be closed for sewer main repairs starting Wednesday, Aug. 12 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Work is expected to be completed Friday, Aug. 14, weather permitting. Detours will be posted and motorists are...

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July 23, 2020 2:00 PM

Zion Neighborhood Street Closures - July 27

Several streets in the Zion neighborhood will be closed due to a contractor completing work on the Zion Neighborhood Sewer Rehabilitation Project. The street closures are as follows:

- North Graham Avenue between East 3rd Street and East 1st Street
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July 17, 2020 5:00 PM

Traffic & Delays at Landfills & Yard Waste Facilities

Weekends are always busy at local landfills, but the suspension of bulky item collection and increased use of landfill passes for city property owners has resulted in record-level traffic, especially small vehicles. Lines are sometimes beyond the gate....

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