TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Sections of Shipley Street Partially Blocked for Fiber Optic Wire Installation

Posted on  01/02/2013 4:32 pm


  • Shipley Street between W. 8th and W. 10th Streets.

Date of Occurrence:

  • January 3 – January 25, 2013, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Starting January 3 and continuing through January 25, 2013 Shipley Street between West 8th and West 10th Streets will be partially closed for the installation of fiber optic wires. At least one lane will be available for vehicular traffic. Pedestrian traffic will be minimally affected; at least one side of the street (sidewalk) will always be open. The contractor has spoken with businesses in those blocks and will minimize interruptions to their business. Patrons will have access to the parking garage at West 9th and Shipley Streets. The intersection at West 9th and Shipley Streets will have at least one lane of accessibility and will not affect DART bus services. “No Parking” signs have been posted on site.