A thoroughfare for residents in the Cascade area will be closed starting Monday for work on a drainage improvement project. Chipita Park Road northwest of Ute Pass Elementary School will be shut down so crews can install a new box culvert, according to a news release. The installation is expected to be completed in April, the news release states.Through traffic will not be allowed between Fountain Avenue and U.S. 24 to access the road. Green Mountain Falls Road, Ute Pass Avenue, and U.S. 24 will be detour routes during the closure. The new box culvert, which will give stormwater runoff a path under Chipita Park Road, is part of a larger project along the road that began in December. As part of the effort, crews will also rebuild the armoring on the Sand Gulch channel between the road and U.S. 24 and construct a new armored channel that will feed into feed into Fountain Creek. The entire project is slated for completion this summer, although weather could delay its … [Read more...] about Chipita Park Road to close on Monday for drainage project
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Northern Ireland traffic alerts: Crash on Falls Road BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Follow the latest updates from our travel feed below. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/incoming/article37391119.ece/ccafd/AUTOCROP/h342/road%20closed.jpg Email Follow the latest updates from our travel feed below. A crash on the Falls Road in Belfast is currently causing delays. Police confirmed two vehicles were involved in the crash.The Tunmery Road in Lettergash, Omagh has partially reopened but motorists are still experiencing delays.Police have warned motorists to take care following a fuel spill on the A5 from Omagh to Ballygawley. Too many lives lost: MLA calls for safety of major Northern Ireland road to be improved Ulster v Racing 92: Motorists are being advised of possible traffic disruption on Saturday January 12 in the Cregagh Road/ Ladas Drive/Mt Merrion Avenue /Onslow Parades areas between 1pm-3pm and 5pm-6pm due to a Ulster Rugby match at the Kingspan Stadium. Police will be … [Read more...] about Northern Ireland traffic alerts: Crash on Falls Road
Gang of 150 youths throw bottles and stones at passing cars on Falls Road BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Police have called on parents to keep a better watch on their children after a gang of 150 youths threw bottles and stones at cars in west Belfast. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/gang-of-150-youths-throw-bottles-and-stones-at-passing-cars-on-falls-road-37684926.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/incoming/article37684929.ece/ac682/AUTOCROP/h342/falls_park.JPG Email Police have called on parents to keep a better watch on their children after a gang of 150 youths threw bottles and stones at cars in west Belfast. The incident happened on Saturday night in the Falls Park area, located just off of the Falls Road. The young people had been drinking alcohol, and the police helicopter was called in to assist. On the PSNI West Belfast Facebook page, a police spokesperson wrote: "If your child is not at home and may be in that general area, can you … [Read more...] about Gang of 150 youths throw bottles and stones at passing cars on Falls Road
Falls and Shankill agree: Brexit is a shambles BelfastTelegraph.co.uk People on the Falls and the Shankill agreed about one thing yesterday - Brexit was a shambles. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/brexit/falls-and-shankill-agree-brexit-is-a-shambles-37533714.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/article37533713.ece/c2683/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-11-16_new_45779077_I6.JPG Email People on the Falls and the Shankill agreed about one thing yesterday - Brexit was a shambles. That, though, was far as the agreement went. On the Falls Road, Connor Burn (19) believed that the whole idea of Brexit should be scrapped. "This is bad for Ireland, both north and south," he said. "I have no idea how it's going to effect the catering trade I work in. That's what's important to me and my future. "I can't see how it's going to be of any help to me. I say scrap the whole thing." And he wasn't too happy about the role Sinn Fein has been playing. "Sinn Fein had the chance … [Read more...] about Falls and Shankill agree: Brexit is a shambles
Melting mountain snow and spring rains mix to form particularly spectacular waterfalls in the spring. It’s for that reason that experts call this time of year waterfall season. And lucky for us in New England, there’s no shortage of cascading waters to visit in the region. We asked local experts to share their favorites. Arethusa Falls in Hart’s Location, New Hampshire Charyl Reardon, marketing and operations manager for the White Mountains Attractions Association, said a New Hampshire waterfall named after a Greek mythological nymph is one of her favorites this time of year. Reardon said Arethusa Falls in Crawford Notch State Park — in Hart’s Location on Route 302 — is most impressive during spring’s waterfall season because of the additional surge of water from the melting snow in the mountains. The falls are nearly 200 feet high and billed as the highest falls in the state. It takes about an hour to hike the … [Read more...] about It’s waterfall season. These 6 in New England are worth a road trip.