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Construction Staging Activities on Center St


Beginning June 18, 2019, Metro Contractors will begin utilizing the site of the former Citizens Warehouse/Lysle Storage Company Building, located on Center St, south of Banning St as a temporary parking area. The temporary parking area will be used to store construction vehicles during ongoing project construction efforts.
Work will consist of:

  • Installation of a new parking area and fencing
  • Continuation of an existing full street closure on Center St between Banning St and 1st St Bridge (This closure will be in place for the duration of project construction)
  • Street parking restrictions will be in place on Center St between Banning St and 1st St Bridge
  • Thru traffic will be maintained outside of the work area.


The Division 20 Portal Widening and Turnback Facility Project will bring improvements to the Division 20 Rail Yard that will allow for improved service times at Union Station and throughout the Metro Red/Purple Line system.

What to Expect

What: Installation of temporary parking area

Where: 1001 E. 1st St, on Center St, south of Banning St

When: Work begins June 18, 2019 and will continue for approximately 30 days.

Hours of Construction: Monday through Friday, from 7am to 4pm