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

Project Overview: 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.  

UPDATE (06/05/2022)- 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 

Project Overview: 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.  

UPDATE (06/05/2022)- The design is nearing 100% complete, most of the right-of-way has been acquired and utility relocation should begin June 16th (weather permitting).


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

Project Overview: 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.

UPDATE (06/05/2022) - Right-of-way acquisition is underway and utility relocation plans are being coordinated with the design engineers and the utility companies.  Consultant to modify roadway alignment on the south mile of the project by moving it west between the two intersections at 121st Street and 131st Street.  ONG has begun utility relocation on the north mile.  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

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

UPDATE (06/05/2022): Staff began design work for a mill and overlay on 1st Street from Aquarium Place to Aquarium Drive.




7th STREET IMPROVEMENT (AQUARIUM PLACE TO AQUARIUM DRIVE)

Funded through Jenks Vision Funds

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

UPDATE (06/05/2022): Staff began design work for a mill and overlay on 7th Street from Aquarium Place to Aquarium Drive.


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


UPDATE (06/05/2022) - The Contractor completed the mill and overlay, along with paint striping, at the end of April 2022.


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

Federally Funded Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act

This project will mill and overlay 2 inches of asphalt on Aquarium Place and widen the intersection at Elm Street.

UPDATE (06/05/2022) - Once the recently obtained survey has been incorporated into the design, a review meeting will be set up with ODOT.