Excavation will cause alley closure south of 8th and 9th streets
COLUMBIA - The alley south of Cherry Street between Eighth and Ninth streets downtown will be closed for excavation starting on Monday, Jan. 26 at 7:00 a.m.
Excavation will be performed by Cook Concrete in order to tap a sewer line near 808 Cherry St.
During the excavation work, motorists downtown are urged to exercise caution when in the work area and are advised to take an alternate route to avoid the excavation zone, if possible.
Pending weather-related delays, the work is expected to be done by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6.
[Editor's note: This story has been updated to correct grammatical errors.]