By: Mary Ann Cozza
– North Main St. will open to vehicular traffic both northbound and southbound between Naylor St. and Rothwell/Providence Streets by Monday, Aug. 27. The remainder of North Main St. between the I-10 overpass and Commerce St. is still under construction and inaccessible to vehicular traffic. As such, traffic moving between downtown and the North End in either direction will continue to be diverted to San Jacinto St. until North Main St. is fully re-opened
– The pedestrian underpass connecting the west side of North Main St. to the Shea Street Building on the east side of North Main st. will be in service by Monday, Aug. 27. Access to the underpass will be through the public pay lot on the west side of North Main St. until the sidewalks can be completed.
– Contractors are in the process of removing scaffolding from Girard St. near the Wood St. ramp.
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