Category Archives: street closing

Taking a step back, to look around York

The way the day started — following carefully a plan formulated a week earlier  — I would have never expected at 5 p.m. to be standing in the shadow of two construction cranes. That wasn’t on my York city to-do … Continue reading

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How the York bars saved New Year’s Eve

Three York bars are planning ‘First Pint’ in place of the New Year’s Eve ‘First Night.’

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Smooth move on city streets

The road to smooth streets in the city should soon be a little less bumpy. And so should the streets themselves, after a unanimous City Council vote on Tuesday night.

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Upgrades are so noisy

Today I had my alarm set for 7:30 a.m. Before my alarm went off, my dreams were interrupted by a pounding sound. Metal on rock repeatedly whacking and ricocheting. I abandoned my unconsciousness and rolled over to look at the … Continue reading

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What’s all this ruckus at the intersection of York’s Market and Queen streets?

You might have noticed there’s a bit more commotion than usual on the corner of Market and Queen streets in York.

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Several streets to be closed in York on Saturday and Sunday

Several street closures have been scheduled in York for this weekend. On Saturday, the York Revolution will be hosting a bike night at Sovereign Bank Stadium. Special parking will be available for motorcycles attending the game. Arch Street will be … Continue reading

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Turkey Trot traffic advisory

York City Police have released a traffic advisory, including road closures, for the annual York Turkey Trot, hosted by the City of York and the York YMCA on Thanksgiving morning. Runners will begin at 9 a.m. on Nov. 24 in … Continue reading

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Parking and traffic tips for York’s Bike Night

York’s 14th annual Bike Night will be held this weekend, and city officials have put together some tips to help residents and visitors avoid delays. Motorcycles will descend upon downtown around 6 p.m. Friday with a parade that will begin … Continue reading

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Traffic advisories

The 700 block of College Avenue in York will be closed on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. for a cookout in Bantz Park hosted by Shiloh Baptist Church.       North Newberry Street will be closed between Jefferson … Continue reading

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North Duke Street to close to pole replacement

North Duke Street will be closed between Market and Philadelphia streets Saturday.     Crews will be replacing a traffic signal pole at the corner of North Duke Street and East Philadelphia Street. A single lane of East Philadelphia Street will … Continue reading

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