Getty Images/Hemera

Welcome to a new month as city crews continue road and signal work this summer. City crews are busy with work on a popular section of 64th Avenue forcing the closure of the road  Monday and Tuesday, August 1st and 2nd, for a street/stormwater project.

You've probably seen the signs in the area over the past week

If you've been driving in the area over the last week you've seen all the signs. City officials say the project will close 64th Avenue between Tieton Drive and Nob Hill Boulevard during scheduled work hours of 6:00 am to 4:00 pm. Detour routes will be in place.
The work is continuation of a stormwater manhole repair project from earlier this week.

Work continues on the Nelson Dam removal and replacement project and will result in temporary road closures over the next few weeks.

The next closure of South Naches happens later this week

Work scheduled to continue the next four weeks includes pouring concrete for a new fish screen structure. The work requires temporary closure of South Naches Road at Powerhouse Road. This closure will start at 6:00 am and end by 5:00 pm, Wednesday August 3rd.
As always, the schedule for this type of project is subject to change daily dependent on weather, equipment failure, and emergencies.

Be careful driving in the area with many workers on the street

Drivers are reminded that the speed limit through all traffic-related work zones within the City of Yakima is 20 miles-per-hour. During the project, traffic delays in the area are likely to occur. Drivers should use alternate routes until project completion.
The schedule for this type of project is subject to change daily dependent on weather, equipment failure, and emergencies.
Contact Acting Street Maintenance Supervisor Jay Kendall at 509-576-6443 for more information about the project.

LOOK: Here are the 50 best beach towns in America

Every beach town has its share of pluses and minuses, which got us thinking about what makes a beach town the best one to live in. To find out, Stacker consulted data from WalletHub, released June 17, 2020, that compares U.S. beach towns. Ratings are based on six categories: affordability, weather, safety, economy, education and health, and quality of life. The cities ranged in population from 10,000 to 150,000, but they had to have at least one local beach listed on TripAdvisor. Read the full methodology here. From those rankings, we selected the top 50. Readers who live in California and Florida will be unsurprised to learn that many of towns featured here are in one of those two states.

Keep reading to see if your favorite beach town made the cut.

See the Must-Drive Roads in Every State

LOOK: The most popular biblical baby names

To determine the most popular biblical baby names, Stacker consulted the name origin site Behind the Name and the Social Security Administration's baby names database then ranked the top 50 names from Behind the Name's Biblical Names origins list of 564 names, based on how many babies had been given these names in 2019. Click through to find out which biblical names have stood the test of time.

More From 107.3 KFFM