Wastewater Installation Will Close Parts of 16th Ave. and J St.

The City of Yakima is asking drivers to avoide a section of 16 Avenue next week.

The city says the section of 16th Avenue between Fruitvale Blvd. and River Road will be closed from7pm to 6 am to allow for wastewater line installation.

The road will be open during daylight hours, dirvers will be directed through the contruction zone.

Traffic on J Street between 6th and 8th Avenues will also be impacted. J Street will only be open to local traffic.

Installation is set to begin on Sunday and last through Friday.