Public Service Announcement:
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AUI Inc. will begin mobilizing for the second phase of 13th St. reconstruction on Monday December 7th. Traffic control will be set up on Monday December 14th. The first phase of this project will extend from just South of Main to just South of Grand along 13th Street. This section of 13th Street will be completely closed. All businesses located in the first phase will be accessible from the side streets and alleys; with NO access directly off of 13th Street. Grand will be completely closed at 13th Street.
Please pay close attention to construction signs, detour signs, business access signs etc.. The City encourages everyone to use 7th Street and 20th Street to navigate around the construction project as these intersections are controlled (traffic lights) at Main Street.
This phase of the project is projected to last 5 to 6 months
Go 'Like' https://www.facebook.com/13th-St-Project-City-of-Artesia-NM to always have the latest reconstruction information.
Traffic Control for Dillahunty.
These detours will start August 24th, and construction should take approximately 6 months. Basically, there are two routes to pay attention to: US 62/180 and Whites City Road.
If heading North on US HWY 62/180 towards GYPSUM RD (CR 425), keep going straight and turn East on WHITES CITY RD (CR 724), keep going straight until GYPSUM RD (CR 425).
If heading South on US HWY 62/180 towards GYPSUM RD (CR 425), turn East on WHITES CITY RD (CR 724), keep going straight until GYPSUM RD (CR 425).
If heading West on WHITES CITY RD (CR 724) towards US 62/180, continue on WHITES CITY RD (CR 724).