Rochester motorists and bus commuters may be affected by a road project in the downtown today.

Sections of 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th avenues southwest in the downtown core area are being repaved.  Most of the work should be completed today.

The affected roads have been posted for no parking until the work is finished.

One of the street closures will affect several bus routes. The city Public Works Department says beginning at 6 a.m., 2nd Ave S.W. will be closed at the south side of 2nd St. S.W.

The following bus Routes will be affected:  6D, 8, 12, 12M, 12D, 12N, 14, 15D, 17, and 19.

A temporary bus top will be set up in front of the Harwick Building and Calvary Episcopal Church along 2nd Street SW for the affected routes.