Construction Project Updates

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Elwood avenue improvement (Main street to 111th street)

Funded through 2013 G.O. Bond Issue and ODOT Project JP30160

This project will construct an improved 2-lane street with shoulders between Main Street and 111th Street and add a trail on the east side of the roadway.  

4.25.2022- The design is 90% complete and most of the right-of-way has been acquired.


Main Street improvement (Date Street east to TSU Railroad)

Funded through 2020 G.O. Bond Issue and ODOT Project JP31550 

The concept of this project is to improve the existing 3-lane configuration of Main Street and add curbing, drainage and landscaping to this portion of downtown.  In addition, Birch Street will be improved with a sidewalk, curbing and storm sewer from Main Street to Veterans Park Drive.  

04.25.2022- The design is nearing 100% complete, most of the right-of-way has been acquired and utility relocation should begin soon.


south Elm Street improvement (111th Street to 131st Street)

The concept of this project is to expand Elm Street to 5 lanes from 111th Street to approximately 125th Street South and transition to 3 lanes to 131st Street.  A pedestrian trail will be included along with the 5-lane segment.

04.20.2022 - AT&T will conduct their relocation which will only be in the south mile once right-of-way has been acquired.


1st street improvement (Aquarium place to aquarium drive)

Funded through Jenks Vision Funds

Engineering design has been initiated to construct street and drainage improvements on 1st Street from Aquarium Place south to Aquarium Drive.


7th street improvement (Aquarium place to aquarium drive)

Funded through Jenks Vision Funds

Engineering design has been initiated to construct street, sidewalk, and drainage improvements on 7th Street from Aquarium Place south to Aquarium Drive.


121st Street Overlay project (elwood avenue to elm street)

04.20.2022 -  The Contractor expects to begin construction on Monday, April 25th.   One lane of 121st Street will be shut-down at a time and the construction should between 7 and 14 days to complete.


aquarium place mill and overlay project (elm street to aquarium drive)

04.20.2022 - Once the recently obtained survey has been incorporated into the design, a review meeting will be set up with ODOT.

04.13.2022 - The survey was provided to staff on the Elm Street and Aquarium Place intersection to incorporate into their design.