ITHACA, N.Y. –– Crews working to perform an emergency water service repair on Mitchell Street will reduce traffic down to one lane in the vicinity of the project.  

The work which will take place on the 700 Block of Mitchell Street, is set to begin Wednesday morning around 7 a.m. and conclude around 3:30 the same afternoon.

The 700 Block of Mitchell Street will be reduced to one lane between Cobb Street and Pearl Street in the vicinity of the work. Traffic will be directed around the work zone by flaggers.   

Motorists should plan their commutes accordingly.

Anna Lamb

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