Lane Closure Update

REMINDER:  Saturday, April 16, 2016 to June 4, 2016

Temporary, Weekend Intermittent 2-LANE CLOSURE on 6th Avenue between C Street and A Street

The temporary 2-lane closure will begin on Saturday, April 16th and continue on Saturdays and Sundays through June 4th.  If you have questions, please contact a member of the project team:

Construction Project Manager:  Luke Blomfield, Davis Constructors & Engineers, Inc. 907.562.2336

Construction Superintendent:  Dean Cagle, Davis Constructors & Engineers, Inc.  907.562.2336

Project Comments to: Van Le, AICP,  907.646.9659 or

Changes in Traffic Expected

Temporary lane closures will be a result of the Museum expansion construction and is anticipated to begin in February 2016 and continue until February 2017. Construction will be occurring along 6th Avenue between C Street and A Street and along A Street between 7th Avenue and 5th Avenue.

  • One lane on 6th Avenue and one lane on A Street will be closed the full length of construction, from February 2016-February 2017
  • Two lanes on 6th Avenue will be closed intermittently on Saturdays and Sundays from April 16th, 2016 – June 4th, 2016 and from September 2nd, 2016 – October 29th, 2016

During construction, carpooling and the use of alternative routes is strongly encouraged.

Alternate Routes:
Eastbound Traffic:  3rd Ave, 4th Ave, 7th or 9th Ave.
Northbound Traffic:  E St, Ingra St, Cordova St.

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Questions?  Please contact a member of the project team:

Construction Project Manager/Contractor:  Luke Blomfield, Davis Constructors & Engineers, Inc., 907.562.2336

Construction Superintendent:  Dean Cagle, Davis Constructors & Engineers, Inc., 907.562.2336

Public Involvement Lead:  Van Le, AICP, R&M Consultants, Inc. 907.646.9659

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Museum Expansion

The Anchorage Museum will begin construction on its expansion in February 2016 with construction anticipated to last for 12 months, until February 2017.

Improvements to the existing museum include a second story addition for additional gallery space to exhibit art from the Museum collection as well as space for changing art exhibitions for the public’s cultural experience benefit.  The expansion project will also help to further economic development of Anchorage’s Downtown.

Updated information, including project schedule and traffic information will be posted as they develop.  Please continue to check back from more detailed, up to date information.

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