UPDATE JAN 17, 2022: Park Ave Closure Delayed
The expected road work for Park Ave SE has been delayed until February 2022. A specific date will be announced in the upcoming days.
14 JAN 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Traffic Advisory Scheduled For Downtown Aiken Jan 17
AIKEN, SC – The City of Aiken Engineering and Utilities Department issued a traffic advisory alerting that a detour is scheduled near the 400 block of Park Avenue SE.
Beginning Jan 17, Aiken Railway Company is replacing the on-grade railroad crossing on Park Avenue SE at the Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum. The proposed route of the detour around the crossing will utilize Union Street SE, Richland Avenue E, and Kershaw Street SE. Motorists are asked to approach the area with extreme caution, observing any flagmen and warning signs.
All work should be completed by Jan 20. The completion schedule is contingent on favorable weather conditions.
Updates for this traffic advisory will be posted at https://www.cityofaikensc.gov/recentalerts/
and on social media.
Please see attached detour for additional information. Detour Map
City of Aiken Engineering and Utilities