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Published on April 02, 2024
Capitol Campus in Washington State Announces Sidewalk Improvements, April 5 Detours PlannedSource: Martin Kraft, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Capitol Campus in Washington state is prepping for some spring cleaning, but it won't be just another day in the park for pedestrians on April 5. Portions of the sidewalks will be off-limits as workers get down to the nitty-gritty, fixing up those pesky tripping hazards to ensure a smoother stroll for all, according to the Washington State Department of Enterprise Services.

With spring in the air, but also the inevitable grind of machinery, the locals should brace themselves for some background rumbles and hums; there's nothing silent about safety, after all, the project spans from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., it’s a temporary inconvenience for pedestrians who frequent the West Capitol Campus area but a necessary one with the payoff being safer paths.

Visitors and workers should keep an eye out for signs that'll shuffle them around the construction ballet, Slabjack of Lynnwood, Wash., has been called in to lay down their expertise and presumably, some solid concrete, the session of sprucing up is going to require some patience from everyone involved, as per the Washington State Department of Enterprise Services.

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