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Train Portal Widening – Boring and Excavation
August 9, 2021 @ 7:00 am - August 20, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2021
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until August 10, 2021
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until August 19, 2021
Workers continue widening the underground train portal in the north section of the Metro Division 20 rail yard. This work occurs primarily between Commercial and Jackson streets.
Please note intermittent noise may occur during this activity.
The Division 20 Portal Widening and Turnback Facility Project will enhance the Division 20 Rail Yard to allow for improved service times throughout the Metro Red/Purple Line system.
What to Expect
What: Drilling and erecting steel beams, mass excavation and utility relocation.
Where: Metro bounded area from Commercial to Jackson Streets.
When: August 9 through August 20, 2021
Hours of Construction: Weekdays 7 am to 7pm and Weeknights on August 10, 11, 18 and 19 only 7pm to 7am
Construction is a dynamic process and information is subject to change without notice. Work activity is subject to weather conditions. For questions or complaints, contact our project hotline at 213.922.6934 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.