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UPDATE: Lane Closures Planned for 24th Street

Paving operations expected to start Wednesday, May 20

UPDATE (05/15/2020, 1:20 p.m.):
The paving schedule for 24th Street has been revised and will begin on Wednesday, May 20.

Paving operations will be underway next week on 24th Street between the Kern River Bridge and C Street. These operations will require the closure of the inside eastbound and westbound traffic lanes within this area from Wednesday, May 20 through Friday, May 22. Work is expected to continue the following week on Tuesday, May 26 and Wednesday, May 27. The closures are expected to be in place between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., each day. One lane will remain open in each direction while work is underway.

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Original story:
Paving operations will be underway next week on 24th Street between the Kern River Bridge and C Street. These operations will require the closure of the inside eastbound and westbound traffic lanes within this area from Monday, May 18 through Friday, May 22. The closures are expected to be in place between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., each day. One lane will remain open in each direction while work is underway.

Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes or allow extra time to reach their destinations if they must travel through this section of 24th Street during this time period.

Construction work may be postponed and rescheduled without notice due to unforeseen circumstances. Please slow down and watch for construction workers and equipment while driving through the work zone. The Thomas Roads Improvement Program apologizes for any inconvenience this work may cause the traveling public.