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Pipe installation to close West Jefferson intersection

The intersection of West Jefferson Boulevard and Ewing Street will be closed to northbound traffic through Thursday for storm pipe installation, the city of Fort Wayne said today.

A detour will use Brackenridge Steet, Calhoun Street and Washington Boulevard, the city's traffic engineering department said in a statement.

The closure is part of a storm sewer separation project.

For more information or to report problems, call 427-1172.