Jefferson Avenue from Willow Street to Fayette will be closed, beginning Monday, for maintenance that could last up to two weeks. No thru traffic will be allowed during the work.
Construction crews will be replacing curbs and gutters, replacing sidewalk with milling, and placing new asphalt on the street.
Residents will have access on Jefferson during the work with the exception of 24 hours on the day the asphalt is poured. Additional notice will be provided to residents with the exact date and time of the work in advance. The City of Effingham has indicated that residents will us Cleveland and Long Street to access Jefferson during that time.