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Happening Today: New traffic pattern goes into affect in Elmira

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new traffic pattern goes into affect Today, Monday July 8th

IF YOU HAVE DRIVEN ALONG NORTH MAIN STREET IN ELMIRA, YOU WILL HAVE SEEN SOME CHANGES IN TRAFFIC PATTERNS. WELL THOSE CHANGES GO INTO AFFECT STARTING TODAY JULY 8TH.

THE CITY HAS ANNOUNCED THEY ARE STARTING THE ROADWAY RECONSTRUCTION PHASE IN THE NORTH MAIN STREET CULTURAL CONNECTOR PROJECT CORRIDOR.

ALL PARK PLACE TRAFFIC BETWEEN WEST. THIRD AND WEST. CLINTON STREETS WILL BE DETOURED ONTO NORTH MAIN STREET UNTIL EARLY SEPTEMBER. TRAVEL ON N. MAIN STREET BETWEEN W. THIRD AND W. CLINTON STREETS WILL TEMPORARILY OPERATE AS 2-WAY TRAFFIC, FLOWING IN BOTH DIRECTIONS DURING THIS PERIOD.

NORTH MAIN STREET WILL REVERT BACK TO ONE-WAY TRAVEL ONCE CONSTRUCTION IS COMPLETE.

THE CITY HOPES THIS NEW PROJECT UPON COMPLETION WILL CREATE A MORE WALKABLE ELMIRA. THEY BROKE GROUND ON THIS PROJECT BACK IN APRIL AND AGAIN, THEY HOPE TO HAVE IT ALL COMPLETED BY THE FALL.

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