Eagle Road set to re-open before morning commute IDAHO PRESS-TRIBUNE STAFF firstname.lastname@example.org Feb 7, 2018 (…) Facebook Twitter Email Crews work Tuesday to repair a broken water main that flooded Eagle Road in Meridian. IDAHO TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT Facebook Twitter Email Print Save The Idaho Transportation Department plans to re-open Eagle Road near the Village in Meridian in time for the Thursday morning commute.Emergency repairs to a broken water main forced the busy road to be closed late Monday night. Meridian Public Works, the Meridian Police Department, Ada County Highway District and the transportation department partnered together to fix the pipe, patch the road and safely divert traffic. Final paving and striping was expected to wrap up around 10 p.m. Wednesday. When the work is done, the road will open to traffic.The transportation department was able to open limited access on the affected area Tuesday night into Wednesday to alleviate congestion during the morning commute. The section was closed again at 9 a.m. Wednesday to make final repairs during the day.This section of Eagle Road sees 49,000 trips on average, according to ITD. Combined with the nearby traffic on Fairview Avenue, the intersection is the busiest in Idaho with an average 76,000 daily trips. More from this section Albertsons now offers grocery delivery with Instacart Posted: 2 p.m. Teens and Substance Abuse Workshop open to the public in Meridian Posted: Feb. 18, 2018 Bruchi's brings cheesesteaks to Meridian Last updated: Feb. 16, 2018 Brighton to break ground on 55-and-up community Posted: Feb. 15, 2018 Meridian Crossroads shopping center under new ownership Last updated: Feb. 15, 2018 Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!