Emergency Closure of Porter Avenue between Comanche Street and Eufaula Stree

UPDATE, 6 P.M. 8/18/22: Repairs have been made and traffic has resumed as it was prior to damage repair (portions of Porter are still under construction).

POSTED 6:30 A.M. 8/18/22: On the evening of 8/17/22, a pavement failure on Porter Avenue at the Eufaula Street intersection occurred. City crews quickly arrived to assess damages and begin the repair process. Repairs are ongoing this morning 8/18/22 and Porter Avenue remains closed. A detour route has been made available but alternate routes are advised at this time.


Detour Details: 

Porter Avenue North bound - Travelers will detour East at Symmes Street, North on Ponca Avenue and return west to Porter Avenue on Comanche Street.

Porter Avenue South bound - Travelers will detour West at Eufaula Street, South on Crawford Avenue and return east to Porter Avenue.


The closure is expected to last until mid-day Thursday, August 18, 2022. 


Questions may be directed to 405-329-2524 or joseph.hill@normanok.gov.