Road Closure and Bus Route Change: Maine Street, 12th to 14th Streets

Please be advised that beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018, Maine Street, 12th to 14th Streets, will be closed to through traffic.  The closure will include the intersections of 12th and 14th streets. This section of roadway will remain closed through Friday, August 17, 2018.

The road is being closed to allow for the replacement of watermain, sanitary and storm sewers, curb and gutter, sidewalks, street pavement and traffic signals.

All businesses in this area will remain open and access to these businesses will be available at all times.

Motorists are reminded to drive carefully near the construction work zone and to use an alternate travel route if possible.

The construction will effect the Quincy Transit Lines Yellow Route. The following alteration will be made during the construction:

Leave transfer point as normal and go down Maine to 10th Street.  Turn south on 10th at Pop’s Pizza and head to York Street.  Go east on York, east on Park Place, then east behind the Women’s City Club to 16th Street. Use the south lanes of York and Park Place. Turn north on 16th Street back to Maine and continue the normal route.

On the return downtown, the bus will go west on Maine to 16th Street.  Bus will turn north to Hampshire and take Hampshire west to 8th Street, using the north lane of the 2 one way westbound lanes.  Turn south on 8th Street back to the transfer point.  Passengers will have to stand on the NORTH side of Hampshire to get on/off the bus on Hampshire.