Moving of house underway today in Brookings will affect traffic

A home is being moved today in Brookings and is using a variety of avenues and streets in the city to reach its final location. The map to the right shows the route, and further details are contained in the story. (Mondell Keck/Brookings Register)

A green house from the 1200 block of Sixth Street in Brookings is being moved today.

Several city departments and Brookings Municipal Utilities are assisting with the process. The move began at 9 a.m. and is expected to take until about3 p.m.

The route, shown on the map above, is:

• Start Sixth Street and 13th Avenue

• West on Sixth Street to Western Avenue

• South on Western Avenue to Division Avenue

• South on Division Avenue to Fifth Street South

• South on Main Avenue South to Eighth Street South

• East on Eighth Street South to 22nd Avenue South

• South on 22nd Avenue South to 20th Street South (closed road)

• West on 20th Street South to Pinehurst Drive

• North on Pinehurst Drive to the home's final location