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July 8, 2014

City briefs

NORMAN — Road work

On Thursday, the city and its contractors will work at the State Highway 9 and 12th Avenue Southeast intersection.

After 9 a.m., the intersection may be temporarily controlled by an all-way stop sign. Full signal operation should be restored at the intersection by 3 p.m. on the same day. The work involves modification to traffic signal heads. Additionally, the northbound approach will be restriped.

Traffic control will be provided by Midstate Traffic Control Inc.

Direct questions to David Riesland, city traffic engineer, at 329-0528 or David.Riesland@NormanOK.gov.

Hemphill Drive closure

Weather permitting on Thursday, Central Contracting Services — under contract with Norman — will begin concrete panel and curb/gutter replacement on Hemphill Drive between 24th Avenue Northwest and south of Merchant Drive.

The project will require that Hemphill Drive be closed at the intersection with 24th Avenue. The recommended detour will be 24th Avenue, Boardwalk and Merchant Drive. Barricades will be placed to aid the traveling public.

Construction is anticipated to be completed by July 25.

For more information, call city project manager Greg Hall at 329-2524.

— Transcript Staff

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