Capital Improvement Program

The Capital Improvement Program is a five year projection of major new construction and repair and rehabilitation projects to be implemented. This includes corridor rehabilitation like previously completed projects like Harbin Avenue, West Marvin Avenue, Indian Hills Drive and North Hawkins Street to name just a few. Below is a list of the current Capital Improvement Program projects for 2019-2020 fiscal year:

2015 Water Distribution System Improvements Part 2 and 2015 Sanitary Sewer Improvements

This is a Water Utilities Department collaboration with the Public Works and Engineering Department project. Scheduled improvements to the water and sanitary sewer lines on various parts of Ennis Street, Elder Street, East Marvin Avenue, Cleaver Street and Lake Park Avenue will begin on TUESDAY JAN 19, 2021. Please click here to read the construction start notice.   

Clift Street, South Flat Street, and East Madison Street

The scope of work for this corridor project begins at Clift St. from the southern limits to MLK Blvd., S. Flat St. from Jefferson Street to the BNSF railroad and E. Madison St. from from S. Flat St. to Clift St. There will be utility improvements of the water, sanitary sewer and storm drain as well as road improvements with ADA sidewalks and street lights. The project has been given a Notice to Proceed date of Monday November 30th. Click here to read the construction start notice.  

Cumberland Road

This corridor rehabilitation on Cumberland Road from Richmond Lane to the end of street has been completed and is considered closed. Please click here for the final newsletter. 

Kaufman Street

This corridor rehabilitation on Kaufman Street from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to about McCuen Street is set to begin the week of June 8th. The project includes utilities; water, some sanitary sewer, and water line improvements with a new road, street lights and ADA compliant sidewalks. Click here for the construction start notice and click here for the current newsletter.

Kaufman Street will be down to one lane of traffic going northbound until further notice. 

Royal Street
This is a corridor rehabilitation project that has been designed for utilities improvements; water, sanitary sewer and storm drain lines. There will also be ADA sidewalks with street lights. The scope of work starts at U S 77 / Ferris Avenue and ends at Gibson Street. The project has been delayed and a new start date will be announced as soon as possible.     

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