Colfax Avenue, from Michigan Street to Main Street, will open to westbound traffic for the weekends of September 1 & 2 and September 8 & 9. The eastbound lane of Colfax will continue to operate as it has been with vehicular traffic flowing from Main Street to Woodward Court. Work on the north sidewalk on Colfax has finished and is now fully open to pedestrian access.
Construction is still underway on Colfax Avenue as part of the 2018 Cross Streets Improvement Program. The anticipated reopening date for Colfax Avenue is the week of September 10.
Designed for the secondary streets in downtown South Bend, the 2018 Cross Streets Improvement Project will include new lighting, curbs, sidewalks and landscape improvements to Michigan Street between Colfax and LaSalle Avenues as well as Colfax Avenue between MLK Jr. Blvd and Main Street.