Updated December 16, 2013
2014 PRIMARY CONSTRUCTION
EXPANSION/ RECONSTRUCTION PROJECTS
4 Mile Road – from Walker Avenue to Old Orchard Drive Reconstruct and widen to 3-lane all-season section. Realign Bristol Avenue north of 4 Mile Road. Includes Earthwork, concrete curb and gutter, storm sewer, HMA pavement and new traffic signal at Cordes Avenue. Through traffic will be detoured.
68th Street – from Plaza Center Avenue to Plaster Creek
Trench and widen to provide a 5 lane roadway with a center left-turn lane. Cold mill and resurface existing asphalt paving. Includes concrete curb and gutter, storm sewer, cold milling and HMA pavement. 2-way traffic will be maintained.
12 Mile Road @ M-37
Widen to provide a center left-turn lane east and west of M-37 in preparation for MDOT traffic signal project.. 2-way traffic will be maintained west of M-37 and through traffic will be detoured east of M-37.
Contractor: Deans Landscaping and Excavating
Start Date: June 9, 2014
Planned Completion:July 12, 2014
Spaulding Avenue @ Cascade Road
Widen Spaulding Avenue to provide a southbound right turn lane at Cascade Road. 2-Way traffic will be maintained.
Wolverine Boulevard @ 10 Mile Road
Modify and upgrade existing traffic signal, with box span configuration, LED signal heads and updated detection.
Cascade Road – Pratt Lake Avenue to East County Line
Remove existing concrete bridge over abandoned rail corridor. Regrade and lower roadway east and west of the bridge location. Coldmill remainder of existing asphalt surface and resurface with HMA pavement. Through traffic will be detoured.
3 Mile Road – East City Limits to East Beltline Avenue
Cold Mill the existing asphalt surface. Resurface with HMA pavement. Through traffic will be detoured.
Contractor: Rieth-Riley Construction
Start Date: May 5, 2014
Planned Completion:June 30, 2014
4 Mile Road – Plainfield Avenue to Dean Lake Avenue
Cold Mill the existing asphalt surface. Resurface with HMA pavement and restripe a 3 lane configuration. 2-way traffic will be maintained.
10 Mile Road – Wolverine Boulevard to Courtland Drive
Cold Mill the existing asphalt surface. Resurface with HMA pavement. 2 way traffic will be maintained.
10 Mile Road – Courtland Drive to Myers Lake Avenue
Crush and shape the existing asphalt surface. Resurface with HMA pavement. Through traffic will be detoured.
Algoma Bridge #47 – Pine Island Drive over the Rogue RIver
Restore existing historic concrete “Rainbow Arch” bridge. Including concrete deck and concrete girder repair. Traffic will be detoured.
Caledonia Bridge #34 – 108th Street over the Thornapple River (Local)
Rehabilitate existing steel girder bridge Including removal and replacement of existing concrete deck and railing. Clean and paint existing steel girders. Traffic will be detoured.
Contractor: Slagter & Son Construction
Start Date: April 1, 2014
Planned Completion:August 30, 2014
Fred Meijer Pioneer Trail - Phase 2 (formerly Musketawa / White Pine Trail )
Construct a 10-foot wide HMA Trail from 3 Mile Road at Alpine Avenue to the White Pine Trail at North Park.
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.
Paul Henry Trail Connector
Construct a 10-foot wide HMA Trail along the east side of East Paris Avenue connecting the existing Paul Henry trail segments between 68th Street and 60th Street.
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