UPDATE: Partial Putnam Street Closure Extended Through Wednesday


UPDATE 4/8/2014 3:20 PM

The partial, temporary closure of Putnam Street in Marietta is extended through Wednesday.

The city now says the 300 block of Putnam between the alley and the intersection of 3rd Street will remain closed until 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 9.

That section of the road was shut down at 8 a.m. Tuesday, April 8 for the installation of new fiber optic cable.

The road was to reopen by the end of the day Tuesday, but more time is needed for brick street repairs.

Drivers will need to take another route.

The sidewalks will be open to foot traffic.


Part of Putnam Street in Marietta will be temporarily closed Tuesday.

The city says the 300 block of Putnam between the alley and the intersection of 3rd Street will be shut down at 8 a.m. Tuesday, April 8.

That block should be reopened in the afternoon or evening on the same day.

The sidewalks will be open to foot traffic, but drivers should plan to take a different route.

A new fiber optic cable is being installed underneath the street.


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