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Roadwork in Brief: Sidewalk repairs

Sidewalk repairs

The City of Prescott and their contractor, Asphalt Paving & Supply, Inc., are currently working on a sidewalk improvement project. Improvements include the replacement of concrete sidewalks, curbs, driveway entrances, and handicap ramps as needed at various locations throughout Prescott. Once complete, this project will increase pedestrian safety and extend the life of the sidewalks into the foreseeable future. The project is scheduled for completion in summer 2018.

Crews will continue sidewalk repair operations as needed along South Alarcon Street this week. Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, July 2, through Friday, July 6, affected sidewalks will be closed in the work zone. Please follow the marked detour signage to get through the area.

Rosser Street

The City of Prescott and their contractor, Asphalt Paving & Supply, Inc., are currently working on a road and infrastructure reconstruction project along Rosser Street. The project consists of removing and replacing the existing paved surface with new asphalt pavement and reconstruction of a detention basin at the corner of West Rosser Street and Campbell Avenue. Additionally, new sidewalk, curb and gutter, and driveway entrances will be replaced as needed. The project extents include Rosser Street from Campbell Avenue to just east of Eagle View Drive.

Once complete, this project will relieve stormwater runoff in areas surrounding the detention basin and provide a smoother, quieter ride for road users. The project is scheduled for completion in summer 2018.

RECONSTRUCTION: The third segment of road reconstruction along Rosser Street, from Prescott View Place to the Campbell Avenue intersection, moves forward as crews have completed asphalt milling and paving operations at the intersection of Rosser Street and Campbell Avenue. Crews will return at a later date to install the final layer of asphalt pavement along the entire project corridor.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, July 2, through Friday, July 6, one lane of traffic will remain open at all times, however, motorists may encounter lane restrictions, reduced speeds, rough road conditions, and flagging operations throughout the work zone. Motorists should allow for extra time to get through the area and use an alternate route if possible.

CONCRETE: Crews will continue replacing concrete sidewalks, driveway entrances, handicap ramps, and curb and gutter as needed along Rosser Street from Prescott View Place to Campbell Avenue. In addition, crews will be performing concrete work for the detention basin at the southeast corner of Rosser Street and Campbell Avenue.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, July 2, through Friday, July 6, one lane of traffic will remain open at all times, however, motorists may encounter lane restrictions, reduced speeds, rough road conditions, and flagging operations throughout the work zone.

Dexter Neighborhood

The City of Prescott and their contractor, Capital Improvements, LLC, are currently working on a road and utility upgrade project along select streets in the Dexter neighborhood. The project consists of replacing undersized water and sewer main lines, road improvements, and installing new water service connections for residents. In addition to this work, curb and gutter, sidewalk, and driveway replacements will be performed as needed.

This project is part of an ongoing program to replace deteriorated and undersized main lines within the City utility system. Once complete, these upgrades will increase service reliability and main line capacity for the Dexter Neighborhood and surrounding areas. Project completion is scheduled for spring 2018.

ASPHALT PAVING: Starting Monday, crews will be removing the existing roadway and performing asphalt paving operations along Dameron Drive, from Comfort Avenue to the Brannen Avenue intersection. In addition, crews will begin installing concrete sidewalks, and curb and gutter.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, July 2, through Friday, July 6, Dameron Drive will be closed to through traffic in the work zone, however, personnel will accommodate access for local businesses and residents. Please remain alert for reduced speeds, rough roads, and flaggers in the work zone.

BIRD STREET: Crews have finished performing asphalt paving operations along Bird Street, from West Hillside Avenue to just north of West Merritt Avenue, and Comfort Avenue, from Lincoln Avenue to Campbell Street.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, July 2, through Friday, July 6, Bird Street and Comfort Avenue will be temporarily open to through traffic, however, motorists are reminded that this is an active work zone and to be aware of heavy equipment, flagging operations, and to use an alternate route if possible.

UTILITIES:The process of tying the newly installed lateral service lines into private connections along Campbell Avenue, from Madison Avenue to Sonora Drive, will continue throughout the week. Residents receiving cross-lot connections will be contacted by the contractor prior to any construction activities on the property.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, July 2, through Friday, July 6, Campbell Avenue will be temporarily open to through traffic, however, motorists are reminded that this is an active work zone and to be aware of rough roads, heavy equipment, and to use an alternate route if possible.

In observance of the Fourth of July holiday, no work will be performed on Wednesday, July 4. Work will resume on Thursday, July 5.

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