Section of East Broad Street closed Tuesday & Wednesday in Statesville

  

PRESS RELEASE

In order to safely remove a large tree, E. Broad St. will be closed in both directions between Tradd St. and Salisbury Rd. on Tuesday, Dec. 3, and Wednesday, Dec. 4, between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Traffic will be detoured to Front St. According to Statesville Utility Arborist Shawn Cox, the street closure is necessary to allow a large crane take down the tree located at 248 E. Broad St. Cox explained that a fungus has caused root rot in the tree, making it necessary for removal.

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