West 73rd Street Improvements Traffic Update

Monday, July 3, 2017

Detroit Avenue to West 73rd Street
Monday, July 17, 2017
(City of Cleveland Ward 15)
Expect additional traffic notices as improvements continue

CLEVELAND – On July 17, the City’s ongoing road improvements will commence on its West 73rd Street Project. It includes work on the following streets:  

  • Northbound West 73rd Street traffic will be detoured west on Detroit Avenue to Lake Avenue, then north on West 76th Street to Battery Park Boulevard, east on Battery Park Boulevard to West 74th Street, north on West 74th Street to Father Frascati Drive, east on Father Frascati Drive to West 73rd Street. 
  • Shoreway traffic that uses West 73rd Street will be detoured west on Detroit Avenue to Lake Avenue, west on Lake Avenue to Clifton Boulevard, then north on Clifton Boulevard to the Shoreway.

The improvements include pavement, curbs, and sidewalks, stamped concrete crosswalks, installation of Americans with Disabilities Act compliant ramps, electrical and communication ductbanks, and new pavement markings. The work extends along a 0.26 mile section of West 73rd Street from Detroit Avenue to Father Frascati Drive costs $1.76 million and is scheduled for completion in June 2018.

If you have any questions please contact City of Cleveland Chief Inspector, Traci Hartnett-Mercado at 216-244-5636.

Editor’s Note: Road construction invariably presents hazards to the public. All travelers are urged to use caution in construction zones. Public safety and the safety of workers is a top priority. 

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