Underpass will close overnight

Closure expected Wednesday or Thursday

The Third Street underpass in Bend will be closed for approximately 12 hours on Wednesday or Thursday to allow for striping and other maintenance.

Weather conditions and the availability of a subcontractor on the project will determine when the underpass will be closed, according to a news release from the city of Bend. The closure is expected to run from 7 p.m. until 7 a.m. the next morning, with traffic detoured around the area on Wilson Avenue, Ninth Street and Franklin Avenue.