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2015 PRIMARY CONSTRUCTION

 

 

EXPANSION/ RECONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

 

52nd Street – from Patterson Avenue to Kraft Avenue

 Reconstruct and widen to 3-lane.  Includes Earthwork, concrete curb and gutter, storm sewer, HMA pavement, Concrete Pavement, pavement marking and restoration.  Through traffic will be detoured.

 

Division Avenue – from South County Line to 100th Street

Reconstruct to 2-lane all season standard including tree removal, earthwork, ditches, culvert replacement, HMA Pavement, pavement markings and restoration.  Construct 3-lanes from 100th Street south 1000 feet.  Through traffic will be detoured.

 

 

INTERSECTION PROJECTS     

 

84th Street @ Kraft Avenue

Widen to provide a center left-turn lane in all four directions. Project will be constructed in phases.  Through traffic will be detoured.

 

Thornapple River Drive @ Cascade Road

Widen the west side of Thornapple River Drive to provide a southbound right turn lane at Cascade Road.  Planned to be constructed in conjunction with Cascade Township DDA project.  2-Way traffic will be maintained.

 

 100th Street @ Eastern Avenue

Lower road grade east of Eastern Avenue to provide improved sight distance.  Project limits extend 1000 feet east of Eastern Avenue.  Through traffic will be detoured.

 

 

 

 

RESURFACING PROJECTS

 

4 Mile Road – Fruit Ridge Avenue to Walker Avenue

Crush and shape the existing asphalt surface.  Resurface with HMA pavement. Through traffic will be detoured.

 

 

36th Street – Patterson Avenue to Kraft Avenue

            Cold Mill the existing asphalt surface.  Resurface with non-reinforced concrete pavement.  Project will be done in phases and 2-way traffic will be maintained.

 

West River Drive – Wakefield Avenue to Safety Drive

            Preventative maintenance treatment, placing a modified slurry seal  over the existing HMA pavement.  2-way traffic will be maintained.

 

 

 Wolverine Boulevard – Belding Road to 10 Mile Road

Cold Mill the existing asphalt surface.  Resurface with HMA pavement. Project will be done in phases to maintain 2-way traffic.

 

 

 

BRIDGE PROJECTS

 

Caledonia Bridge #23 – 84th Street over the Thornapple RIver

 Preventative maintenance project including concrete deck repair and overlay, deck joint replacement and approach work. Traffic will be detoured 

 

Caledonia Bridge #34 – 108th Street over the Thornapple River (Local)

            Rehabilitate existing bridge Including removal and replacement of existing girders, concrete deck, and railing. Traffic will be detoured.

 

Lowell Bridge #32 – Hudson Street over the Grand River

            Preventative maintenance project including concrete deck repair and overlay, deck joint replacement and approach work. Traffic will be detoured  

 

Vergennes Bridge #22 – Burroughs Bridge over the Flat River (Local)

            Restore existing historic steel “Camelback Truss” bridge.  Work includes cleaning and painting the existing steel bridge.  Traffic will be detoured.

 

 

 

 

 

 

NON-MOTORIZED PROJECTS

 

Fred Meijer Pioneer Trail - Phase 4

            Widen existing 5 foot wide concrete sidewalk along one side of 3 Mile Road between Walker Avenue and Alpine Avenue to 10 foot wide non-motorized geometry at Alpine Avenue to the White Pine Trail at North Park.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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