City of Columbus announces road closure ahead of BTW Apartment rehabilitation

City of Columbus announces road closure ahead of BTW Apartment rehabilitation

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM/WXTX) – The Columbus Consolidated Government announced on Monday road closures ahead of a rehabilitation project at the Booker T. Washington Apartments.

Beginning on Monday, May 11, a contractor for the Columbus Housing Authority will begin rehabilitation work on a portion of the Booker T. Washington apartments.

During the rehabilitation work, the following roads will be closed to all non-construction related traffic:

  • 5th Avenue between 4th Street (U.S. 280) and 6th Street
  • 5th Street between Veterans Parkway (S.R. 1) and 5th Avenue

Signs and barricades will be installed to restrict access to these closed streets. Drivers in this area should use parallel streets as detour routs. The street closures will remain in effect for approximately 18 months.

To see a map of the closures, click here.

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