Project to Close Section of S. 7th Street

South 7th Street will be closed to southbound traffic tomorrow, Wednesday, Feb. 28th, between Yakima Avenue and East Chestnut Avenue.

The closure is required for a tree stump removal project during scheduled work hours of 7:00 am to 3:00 pm tomorrow.

Access to homes and businesses in the project area will be maintained as best as possible.

Drivers are reminded the speed limit through all traffic-related work zones within the City of Yakima is 20 miles-per-hour. 

As always, the schedule for this type of a project is subject to change daily dependent on weather, equipment failure, and emergencies.

Contact Street Maintenance Supervisor Jay Kendall at 509-576-6443 for more about the project.

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