Beginning March 17, construction crews will focus on identifying the location of existing utilities at Central Avenue (2nd Street to 2nd Avenue), 15th Avenue and 51st Avenue. Beginning March 24, night work will occur at 7th Avenue and 7th Street intersections to allow construction crews to identify the location of existing utilities.
Duration: March 19 through March 20; 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Restrictions:Northbound and southbound traffic will be restricted to one lane.
Detours: Use 35TH Avenue as an alternate.
To download a copy of the official construction notice for 51st Avenue to 43rd Avenue, click here.
Currently there is no existing roadway in this section. The construction improvements will include a new six-lane urban arterial providing three-lanes of travel in each direction with a raised median, landscaping and streetlights. Construction improvements in segment 5 are tentatively scheduled to begin in spring 2014.
Construction improvements for segment 5 include:
Widening of Broadway Road to a new six-lane urban arterial providing three-lanes of travel in each direction with the raised median, landscaping and streetlights. A new roadway will be constructed between 51st Avenue and 43rd Avenue where no road currently exists. Construction crews will pave the roadway upon completion of the work.
Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction except during peak hours 6 to 8:30 a.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Access to businesses, homes and bus stops will be maintained during construction activity. Pedestrian access will be maintained.
To avoid construction in the area, you may use 35th Avenue as an alternate.