11 FEB 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Traffic Advisory Scheduled For Downtown Aiken Feb 14

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 Feb 14, 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 Feb 18. 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 route for additional information.

Detour Map

Contact:
City of Aiken Engineering and Utilities
Office: 803.642.7610