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Partial Opening of Green Street near Downtown Longview

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City of Longview Press Release:

(Longview, TX) -  Beginning Monday, February 17, 2014, the railroad underpass at Green Street near downtown will be opened. This opening includes Green Street from the north side of the Cotton Street intersection to the north side of the Tyler Street intersection. Vehicle clearance at the underpass has been increased to 11 feet.

Green Street will remain closed from the north side of Tyler Street to the north side of Methvin Street. Drivers are urged to drive cautiously in these areas for the safety of construction workers.

This street work is part of the Downtown Parking Streetscape Improvements project approved by voters in the 2011 Capital Improvements bond package. This project consists of improvements to Green Street in the downtown area, including improvements to paving, storm sewer system, sidewalks, streetscape, and landscaping.

For additional information, contact the City of Longview Public Works Engineering Department at 903-239-5504.

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