E. Walnut Ave Closure (July 23-30) & Riverside Dr Power Outage (July 25 & 28)

Norfolk Southern Railroad has notified the City of Painesville that E. Walnut Avenue will be closed from Valley View Drive to Wintergreen Hill Drive from 6:00 a.m. on Monday, July 23 through 12:00 noon on Monday, July 30. The road closure is due to the setting of steel beams on the railroad trestle over E. Walnut Avenue.


There will be no access to emergency vehicles. A detour route has been posted. For more information, please contact the Engineering Department at 440-392-5935.




The City of Painesville, Electric Distribution Division, has scheduled power outages for Wednesday, July 25 and Saturday, July 28 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon to allow for the installation of new steel beams over E. Walnut Street.


The affected outage area will include Wintergreen Hill Drive, Bryn Mawr Drive, Bellaire Drive, Riverside Drive and Riverside High School. The outage is anticipated to last approximately two hours between the 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon timeframe.


For more information, please contact the Electric Distribution Department at 440-392-6185.