Driver Alert. Beginning Monday Yakima city crews will start a road replacement project on a major road in Yakima. The project will close 72nd Avenue and Coolidge Road for nearly two weeks.
A news release says on Monday city crews will begin removing and then replacing the roadway on the two streets. Both streets will be closed from May 11th through Friday, May 22nd.

A flagger will be on site to assist drivers during the project work hours of 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Detours will be in place. Traffic on 72nd Avenue will be routed through Washington Avenue. Traffic on Coolidge Road will be routed through 80th Avenue.