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Public Works

21st-Broadway-Division Street Intersection and Pedestrian Enhancement Project

Broadway-Division Street-21st Avenue Intersection improvements are on the way!  This complete street project provides an opportunity to improve pedestrian and vehicular safety through this intersection.  This project is expected to be complete spring 2016.

Improvements at the intersection include:

  1. Closing the existing Division Street slip lane at 21st Avenue.
  2. Modifying the existing island to construct a right turn lane from 21st Ave onto Division Street.
  3. Installing pedestrian crossings & traffic signal at the intersection of Broadway & Division Street and new pedestrian crossings & traffic signal at the intersection 21st Avenue & Broadway.
  4. Realigning the intersection of 21st Avenue & Broadway to improve pedestrian safety and vehicle operations.
  5. Adding 2 landscaped areas at the realigned 21st Avenue.
  6. MTA enhancement of the transit stop at the new 21st Avenue/Broadway intersection.
  7. Rebuilding the existing traffic signals at 21st & Grand along with 21st & Scarritt Place.

Closures/Detours

Sidewalk on east side of 21st Avenue/Division Street between Grand Avenue and 20th Avenue will be closed through spring 2016.  Temporary lane closures for 21st Avenue and Broadway traffic may occur intermittently throughout the duration of the project.

Project Duration

This project is expected to be complete spring 2016.

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