Portion of Benton Ave will be closed Friday, Aug 31

Posted at 6:54 PM, Aug 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-29 20:54:48-04

HELENA – The city of Helena will be closing Benton Avenue at the railroad crossing on Friday Aug. 31 as a part of the Benton Avenue Path project.

The road will be closed from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.

Crews will be installing a permanent pedestrian crossing at the railroad tracks to help with traveler safety and bicycle and pedestrian transportation.

The Benton Avenue path project will extend the City’s trail network by over 3,800 feet.

The City would like to thank the public for being patient while they perform the work and ask drivers to give the crews ample room to complete the work.

For more information or concerns, the public is advised to contact the City of Helena Streets and Traffic Division at 406-447-1566.