Contact: Public Works Department
The City of Columbia Public Works Department announced today that East Walnut Street, between Hubbell Drive and Orr Street, will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14. The closure will allow Beth Nybeck, contractor for City of Columbia Office of Cultural Affairs, to install decorative artwork at the Short Street parking garage. The work was previously scheduled for Nov. 15. Motorists and pedestrians are urged to exercise extreme caution when in the construction area Nov. 14 and use an alternate route whenever possible. The work is weather permitting.