The Division of Street Maintenance will be performing concrete repairs on the intersection of East 79th Street and Bessemer Avenue beginning Wednesday, July 30, 2014. The scheduled work will require westbound traffic on Bessemer Avenue and northbound traffic on East 79th Street to be detoured.
The following detours will be in place beginning Wednesday, July 30 and will last 3-4 weeks:
- Traffic heading westbound on Bessemer Avenue will be detoured at East 80th Street and redirected northbound to Kinsman Road then westbound to East 79th Street and finally southbound back to Bessemer Avenue.
- Traffic headed eastbound on Bessemer Avenue will be detoured at East 78th Street and redirected southbound to Union Avenue then eastbound to East 88th Street and finally northbound to Bessemer Avenue.
- Traffic heading northbound on East 78th Street will be detoured at Union Avenue and redirected westbound to East 65th Street and then northbound to Bessemer Avenue.
- Traffic headed southbound on East 79th Street will not be affected.