The project is expected to take approximately 12-14 months to complete (weather permitting).
  • Initial Project Study: 2014 and 2015
  • Final Project Design: Summer 2015
  • Right of Way Purchases: Completed January 2017
  • Properties Vacated: Former Carmellas, Speedway, Pro Automotive & former Shell Station - January 6, 2017
  • Project to be Advertised for Bid: April 23 and April 30
  • Bid Opening: May 9
  • Project Awarded to Contractor: May 26
  • Construction Begins: June 19, 2017
  • Construction Complete: Summer 2018

Construction Phasing

Phase I

June 19 through October 18, 2017 (estimated dates & weather dependent) Relocation of water lines on south side of SR 73 to prepare area for new curb, gutter and roadway.

Phase II

October 19, 2017 through April 18, 2018 (estimated dates & weather dependent) This is the phase where a bulk of the work takes place. New curb, gutter, stormwater catch basins, additional lanes, traffic signals are all constructed during this period. Please be aware - during winter months, there may be limited amount of activity occurring due to low temperatures, snow, etc.

Phase III

April 19, 2018 through June 25, 2018 (estimated dates & weather dependent) Asphalt paving and all landscaping are completed in this phase.