Downs Street closes for improvements

Downs Street  closes for improvementsThe city has announced that portions of South Downs Street will be temporarily closed for Phase II sewer improvements through Friday, Feb. 22.

The southbound lane between Bowman Road and Vulcan Avenue will be closed during working hours. The northbound lane will periodically close as well.

“Please drive safely and plan accordingly during this time,” said a release from the Ridgecrest Police Department. “With your help, the contractor will be able to work quickly and efficiently, leading to a timely and successful project.”

Southbound motorists are asked to detour to South Ranger Street during working hours.

If you have pertinent questions, call the Ridgecrest Police Department at 760-499-5100.

Story First Published: 2019-01-25