Traffic Notice - Construction Near Duke Gardens

October 08, 2009Motorists should allow for extra travel time when a construction project begins Oct. 12 in the area of Yearby Avenue and Flowers and Trent drives.

As a result of construction, which is expected to continue through February, traffic will be slow near the intersections of Yearby, Flowers and Trent roadways. Two-way traffic will be maintained through the area with traffic devices.

Facilities Management is installing a storm water collection system near a north entrance to the Sarah P. Duke Gardens on Yearby Avenue. The work will run west to Flowers Drive and then south to Trent Drive. The project will allow for the collection of water so it can be diverted to a pond at the Duke Gardens.