Several street pavement repair projects will take place across Bend next week, and drivers should expect delays.
Monday, the eastbound lane of Empire Avenue from Northeast 18th Street to Northeast Purcell Boulevard will be closed. A detour will be in place. Tuesday, the same portion of Empire Avenue will be under construction, with the westbound lane closed.
Starting Tuesday, Brookswood Boulevard from Powers Road to Porcupine Drive will be under construction. Two-way traffic will be maintained, but motorists should expect delays. The construction will last through Thursday.
Construction hours will be from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.