Work on Packard Street to shift traffic in downtown Ann Arbor next week

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. – If you are planning to use Packard Street when heading downtown next week, expect a detour.

On Monday, Jan. 11, traffic on Packard Street between South Fourth Avenue and South Main Street will be detoured to make room for utility work on the west side of the road.

Westbound drivers will be detoured north on South Fourth Avenue, west on East William Street and then onto South Main Street, according to a notice on the city of Ann Arbor traffic website.

During the closure, pedestrian traffic will be maintained on the south side of Packard Street but emergency vehicles must follow the posted detour.

The closure will begin at 8 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 11 and is scheduled to end at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan.16.

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