Traffic

City of Biloxi, Public Works Department

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

THE FOLLOWING ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO WEATHER OR UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES.

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Southern end of I-110 to close Sunday morning

The section of Interstate 110 south of Division Street in Biloxi will be closed to all traffic Sunday morning from 7 to 10 while Mississippi Power relocates a power pole because of construction at MGM Park at Beau Rivage.

Since the southern end of Caillavet Street is also closed to traffic, motorists will be diverted to Hopkins Boulevard, a block west of I-110.

Construction at MGM Park at Beau Rivage is forcing Mississippi Power to re-locate a power pole that serves the nearby Four Points hotel, according to Steven Dick of Mississippi Power.

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GILL AVENUE(NORTH OF IRISH HILL DRIVE TO JUDGE SEKUL DRIVE) will have intermittent one lane closures and periodic detours beginning this Wednesday, April 23rd  while crews begin removing portions of the old asphalt.  Weather permitting, asphalt removal and paving work should be completed in one to two weeks.

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CAILLAVET STREET (FROM US HWY 90 TO HOWARD AVENUE) will be closed to through traffic starting Thursday, April 17th through at least Friday, May 16th to allow work to be performed in association with the construction of the Biloxi Baseball Stadium.  The suggested detour route for north bound traffic will be Reynoir Street north to Howard Avenue west to Caillavet Street. The detour route for south bound traffic will be Caillavet Street to Howard Avenue east to Reynoir Street south to Hwy 90. Access to local businesses on Caillavet Street will be maintained.

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MAPLE STREET (FROM 7TH STREET SOUTH) there will be ongoing work which will cause traffic to detour to the East and West on 7th Street. Also a portion of 6th Street will be closed beginning Monday, January 14th until the end of December.

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HOSPITAL PHASES 1 & 2 PROJECT Utility replacement and roadway repair work will continue in this area until late 2014, expect intermittent lane closures on the following streets:

Bayshore Drive                       Lafayette Street

Benachi Avenue                      Lasalle Street

Beverly Drive                           Luke Drive

Concord Drive                         Oaklawn Place

Donwood Place                       Porter Avenue

Forrest Avenue                       Yorkshire Drive

Kensington Drive

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EAGLE POINT PHASE 1 PROJECT Utility replacement and roadway repair work will begin in early 2014 in this area and continue until mid 2015, expect intermittent lane closures on the following streets:

Bayview Lane                          Ridgewood Lane

Doty Street                              Rivere Vue Drive

East Shore Crest Drive           Shady Place

French Court                           Shorecrest Road

Leisure Lane                           Shore Cove

Pak Cove                                South River Drive

Pin Oak Drive                          West Oaklawn Road

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For the week of April 21 – April 25, the Public Works Department will be sweeping the following roads. Jim Money Road, Atkinson Road, and Pass Road.

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Police Radar Schedule

For the week of April 21 – April 25, the Biloxi Police Department plans to have  radar trailers on Brasher Road and Rodenburg Avenue.  Stationary radar will be conducted on Hwy 90, Shriners Blvd., Pass Road, and Popps Ferry Rd. Advising motorists of the potential increased traffic this weekend due to Crawfish Festival Traffic.