S Empire Blvd Sidewalk Closure, May 25 City Coos Bay release – As a result of the Wastewater Treatment Plant 2 Construction Project, located at the northeast corner of S Empire Blvd and Fulton Ave, the east sidewalk on S Empire Blvd will be closed. The closure is due to site grading and utility installation associated with the project and will remain in effect till December 2018. Pedestrian Traffic will be re-routed to alternate sidewalks for their safety. Drivers and pedestrians are advised to please exercise caution within the construction zone. Any questions can be directed to Jan Kerbo at 541-269-1181 ext 2206.