Street Construction News

Roadway Improvements - Old Yankton Trail, Ralph Rogers Road to 57th Street – Phase 1

Beginning on Monday, July 8, 2019, Phase 1 work will begin for roadway improvements on Old Yankton Road from West Ralph Rogers Road to South Abbott Place.  Phase 1 will be fully closed to traffic. Local traffic will have access from West 57th Street to South Abbott Place.

The project includes removing the existing asphalt surface and installing a new asphalt surface.  Minor ditch grading and storm sewer work will also be performed.

This work is anticipated to be complete by late August of 2019.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce speeds while traveling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.

Street Closure – Sertoma Avenue

Beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, July 8, 2019, South Sertoma Avenue will be closed to through traffic between 57th Street and 41st Street to allow construction crews to perform water main improvements.  Access to homes will be maintained as construction allows.

Weather permitting, work is expected to take two months.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while traveling near the construction areas and may want to consider alternate routes.

Lane Closures – Louise Avenue and Shirley Avenue

Beginning on Monday, July 8, 2019, traffic will be reduced to one lane in the east and west directions at the intersection of South Louise Avenue and South Shirley Avenue to allow construction crews to perform concrete pavement patching. Work will begin on the east side of the intersection on the inside lanes moving to the outside lanes as work progresses. One lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained at all times while work is occurring.

Weather permitting, this work is anticipated to be complete within one week.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while traveling near the construction areas and may want to consider alternate routes.

Street Closure - West Mesa Pass

Beginning on Monday, July 8, 2019, West Mesa Pass will be closed to through traffic south of West Essex Drive to allow construction crews to perform infrastructure upgrades. Upgrades will include the storm drainage system, a sump pump collection system, new LED street lighting, curb and gutter and new asphalt paving.

West Mesa Pass is anticipated to reopen to through traffic in mid-September.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while traveling near the construction areas and may want to consider alternate routes. 

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