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Newton Street Stormsewer Work

UPDATE:  August 8, 2019

The City of Jasper, and its contractor will be closing the Southbound Lane of Newton Street from Thirteenth to Tenth Street on Monday August 12th after 8AM to begin a stormsewer project. With this project the intersection of Tenth & Thirteenth, west of Newton Street, will be closed for the duration of this phase of the project.  Closures will remain in-place during daytime and nighttime hours. Motorist are asked to slow down and use caution in construction zones.


Posted: August 6, 2019

The City of Jasper, along with its contractor, will be doing stormsewer work on
Newton Street impacting the area from 7th Street to 13th Street in the coming

This work will require lane closures, traffic pattern movements and intersection
closures at times to facilitate the work and these restrictions will remain in effect
during daytime and nighttime hours. This work is expected to last 4 weeks,
weather permitting and barring an unforeseen circumstance.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but The City of Jasper is
aggressively pursuing infrastructure improvements with the newly installed
water main project. This stormsewer project and the replacement of many portions
of sidewalks along Newton and West 6th Street is in-advance of the Indiana Depart-
ment of Transportation planned work on US 231 this Fall and the Spring of 2020.

The City of Jasper reminds motorists to slow down and use caution when
traveling through work zones.

City Engineer
Chad D. Hurm