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University avenue westbound lanes closed Aug. 7-8


Westbound lanes of University Avenue from Solano Drive to Espina Street will be closed to traffic 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 7-6 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8, and 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8-6 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9, the City of Las Cruces said in a news release.

A-Mountain Construction will be working on water line installations as part of the University Avenue waterline and mill/overlay project.

During each overnight closure, a detour will be in place to direct traffic around the work zone by way of Monte Vista Avenue. Access to residences and businesses will be maintained.

Motorists are urged to follow all posted signs.

The work will affect RoadRUNNER Transit Route 2. Bus Stop 49 will be closed during this time.

For information, call the city Public Works Department/Construction Management at 575-528-3098.