Blasting at Falls Park

Stormwater Box Installation

Stacie Bartro
June 05, 2020 - 10:04 am
Falls Park Blast Zone

City of Greenville

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The City of Greenville will temporarily shut down Falls Park Monday June 8th... for blasting!

Contractors need to install a stormwater box to capture runoff from the Camperdown development.  

To ensure the publics safety, Falls Park, including Liberty Bridge, will be closed for about 20 minutes Monday beginning at 2:50pm. 

Traffic at the intersection of South Main Street and Falls Park will be stopped during that time. 

Once the blasting is complete, the safety zone will be reopened for park use.

Falls Park Blast Zone
City of Greenville

Press Release from the City of Greenville below:

(Greenville SC) Brasfield and Gorrie General Contractors will conduct a blast in Falls Park on Monday, June 8 at approximately 3 p.m.

The purpose of the blast is to facilitate the installation of a stormwater box to capture runoff from the Camperdown development.

While a blasting mat and natural dirt cover will be used for the blasting area, to ensure public safety, the Liberty Bridge and portions of Falls Park will be closed from approximately 2:50 p.m. to 3:10 p.m.

Vehicular traffic near the intersection of South Main Street and Falls Park Drive will also be halted briefly.

Motorists traveling in the vicinity should use caution and watch for traffic control personnel.

Once the blasting is complete, construction personnel will reopen the safety zone and allow park users and pedestrians to return to the area.

 

 

 

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