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:
Clift Street, South Flat Street, and East Madison Street Reconstruction
The scope of work for this corrridor 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 imrpovements 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 Ddate of Monday November 30th. Click here to read the construction start notice.
This corridor rehabilitation on Cumberland Road from Richmond Lane to the end of street has a start date of Monday June 1st. There will be improvements to utilities, roadway and street lights with ADA compliant sidewalks. Click here for the construction start notice. Click here for the current newsletter.
This corridor rehabilitation on Kaufman Street from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to about MCuen 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.
Starting MONDAY OCT 5th - Kaufman Street will be down to one lane of traffic going northbound until further notice. J & K will be making water line repairs and road improvements on one side before switching the lane closure to the other side. Trash and recycle bins will be collected before 8am and relocated for service. Please use caution when driving and expect some delay.
Northgate Drive Panel Replacement
Beginning Monday Sept. 21st, J & K Excavaiton will start road panel replacement on various sections from US Highway 77 to about the Donut Depot. The project will be in two phases in order to maintain some access to the properties along Northgate Drive. Please use alternate routes, follow the traffic control signs and expect delays. Please click here for the Construction Start Notice.
Starting MONDAY OCT 26 - Phase 2 of this project will have the entry into Northgate Drive off of US77 closed. Please use Stadium Drive to access retail stores, banking, and Coleman Junior High School. Follow traffic signs and expect delays.
Royal Street Reconstruction
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 to Gibson Street. The project has been advertised to bidders. The bid opening was on Wednesday August 5. Click here to read the Notice to Bidders.
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