The Butler County Engineer’s Office reports that Gene Avenue will close approximately 100 feet north of Amarillo Drive and 0.16 miles south of Stahlheber Road for a culvert replacement beginning Monday, March 6, 2023, for up to 60 days. Crews will replace an old deteriorating concrete box culvert with a new one featuring wingwalls and headwalls. The road will be closed to all through traffic and is scheduled to reopen on April 28, 2023, weather permitting.
Detour: Southbound Gene Avenue traffic will detour south on Boyle Road, east on San Angelo Drive, and northeast on Amarillo Drive. Northbound traffic will reverse this route.
Motorists are encouraged to check here, as well as Facebook and Twitter @bceonews, for possible date and status changes concerning this and other closures/advisories.