Water main work to close College Avenue lanes in downtown Fayetteville

Traffic flows along College Avenue Center near a work zone at the intersection of Spring Street Tuesday morning in downtown Fayetteville.

At least one northbound lane of College Avenue between Center and Dickson streets will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, Fayetteville officials said in a news release.

Detour route

City of Fayetteville

A crew with the city’s Water and Sewer Division will be working to repair a water main at the intersection of College and Spring Street.

Work will last from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and from 5 a.m. to noon on Wednesday.

If necessary, traffic will be detoured east on Center Street, north on Willow Avenue, east on Spring Street, north on Olive Avenue and then east on Dickson Street back to College Avenue. In the news release, operations manager Tim Nyander said detour signs will be in place to assist motorists.

For more information about the project, call the Fayetteville Water and Sewer Division at 479-575-8386.

Read the news release

On Tuesday, March 19th, the City of Fayetteville will begin repairing a water main that will require the closure of the east side of the north-bound lane of College Avenue.

This work will last approximately two days, beginning on Tuesday from 5:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and extending to Wednesday from 5:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Road closures will take place from Center Street to Dickson Street, and the east side of the north-bound lane of College Avenue will be closed. Traffic will be detoured around the work area, and the detour map is attached to this public notice.

On behalf of the City of Fayetteville, we express our appreciation for your cooperation and understanding as we perform our work in this area. For additional information about the water main work and traffic lane closings, please contact the Water and Sewer Department at 575-8386.