Bulletin: Riverside Drive road closure for improvements

ST. GEORGE – Riverside Drive in St. George will be closed Thursday for installation and improvement of an underground wastewater line as well as widening the road.

According to a statement posted on its Facebook, the process will have the road closed to through traffic,  near 150 North, for two days.

The road closure begins at 7 a.m. on Thursday and motorists are advised to follow the detour signs in the area.

For further information contact the city at 435-673-4783 or 435-627-4009.

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5 Comments

  • ken December 26, 2012 at 9:19 am

    People remember the speed limit is 20 thru the contruction zone not the 40 and over you have been driving!

  • -Mike- December 26, 2012 at 10:19 pm

    I like how they call it “improvements”, when it looks (and feels) like they’re just creating a jigsaw puzzle out of asphalt. Unless they’re planning on putting another layer of asphalt over the whole road, which I highly doubt, I don’t see how it’s going to last very long. Even some of the seams between the new and old asphalt already have gaps in them. We’ve known for a long time that the roads around here are terrible, but why are we doing construction and then putting it back in worse shape than it was to start with? Seriously.

    • DoubleTap December 27, 2012 at 9:56 am

      It’s the City’s effort to create and maintain jobs for the area. When this project is done, enough time will have passed that it will be time to re-do it all over again.

  • -Mike- December 26, 2012 at 10:30 pm

    Also, the statement is posted on whose Facebook? Maybe a link?

    • Joyce Kuzmanic Joyce Kuzmanic December 27, 2012 at 8:44 am

      City of St. George, Mike.

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