Asphalt work to close Wilson Avenue this week


A portion of Wilson Avenue near Wilson Park will close during the day this week while crews work to mill and repave the road surface.

Wilson Avenue will close from Maple Street to Louise Street from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 19 through Thursday, Dec. 22, according to a news release. Rain could delay or extend the estimated work time.

Traffic will be detoured along Maple Street, Vandeventer Avenue and Louise Street (see map above).

From the release:

Please use extreme caution when near the work area and watch for personnel and equipment.

On the behalf of the City of Fayetteville, we would like to express our appreciation for your cooperation and understanding as we perform our work in this area.

For more information about the project, call the Transportation Division office at 479-575-8228.