Upcoming traffic restrictions for downtown Rapid City

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Effective Monday, March 9, 2020, traffic on Main Street will be restricted for Phase I of the Downtown Lighting Upgrades project. Fixtures and pole replacements will progress on a block by block basis.

The work includes Main Street and Saint Joseph Street from East Boulevard to West Boulevard. The work will be completed in phases working down each side of the streets beginning on the north side of Main Street at East Boulevard and progressing west to West Boulevard and then the south side in the same fashion. Traffic will be restricted during the work and the contractor will be working on two blocks at a time.

The work will then move to Saint Joseph Street and progress in a similar manner. The project is expected to be completed by the end of June.

The detailed schedule is as follows:

Main Street from East Blvd. to West Blvd

  • North side: 3/9/2020 — 4/3/2020
  • South side: 4/6/2020 — 5/1/2020

Saint Joseph St. from West Blvd. to 5th St.

  • North side — 5/4/2020 — 5/15/2020
  • South side — 5/18/2020 — 5/29/2020

Saint Joseph St. from 5th St to East Blvd

  • North side — 6/1/2020 — 6/12/2020
  • South side — 6/15/2020 — 6/26/2020
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