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03 March 2018   City of Prescott

Local road projects for the week of March 5.

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.

Roadway Removal To Continue On Rosser Street

The first segment of road excavation along Rosser Street, from Piping Rock Road to just east of Eagle View Drive, will continue throughout the week.

Please be aware of the following impacts:

Monday, March 5 through Friday, March 9, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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 Work Ongoing

Crews will continue replacing concrete sidewalks, driveway entrances, handicap ramps, and curb and gutter along Rosser Street from Piping Rock Road to just east of Eagle View Drive. This work will occur on an as-needed basis. Additionally, valley gutter removal and installation at the intersections of Eagle View Drive, Birdsong, and Eagle Mountain Drive is ongoing.

Please be aware of the following impacts:

Monday, March 5 through Friday, March 9, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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. Be advised, valley gutter work will be restrictive to traffic.


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.

Paving Operations Complete On Ruth Street

Crews have finished patching trenches and installing new asphalt pavement along Ruth Street from West Hillside Avenue to Whipple Street.

Please be aware of the following impacts:

Monday, March 5 through Friday, March 9, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Ruth Street 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 and to use an alternate route if possible.

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Construction Activities On Campbell Street And Bird Street

Work to install new water main, lateral service lines, driveway entrances, and curb and gutter along Campbell Street and Bird Street is now complete.

Please be aware of the following impacts:

Monday, March 5 through Friday, March 9, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Campbell Street and Bird Street are 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.

Utility Installation On Dameron Drive Moves Forward

In preparation for asphalt paving operations, crews will be removing the existing asphalt and preparing the subgrade next week. Crews will continue the process of tying the newly installed lateral service lines into private connections along Dameron Drive from West Hillside Avenue to Whipple Street. Residents receiving cross-lot connections will be contacted by the contractor prior to any construction activities on the property. In addition to this work, installation of new water main and lateral service lines along Dameron Drive from the Brannen Avenue intersection to Comfort Avenue will continue throughout the week.

Please be aware of the following impacts:

Monday, March 5 through Friday, March 9, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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.

Utility Service Interruptions

The process of tying the newly installed lateral service lines into private connections has begun. Please be aware that temporary water shut offs will be required to perform this work. Affected businesses and residents will be notified at least 48-hours in advance of any temporary utility interruptions.


Zone 12 Water Pump Station Project

The City of Prescott and their contractor, Schofield Civil Construction, LLC, are currently working on a utility upgrade project. The project includes construction of a new pump station for water utility services at the southwest corner of Pioneer Parkway and Willow Creek Road. Drainage improvements are also included as part of the utility upgrade project. This work is scheduled for completion in winter 2018.

Once installed, the new pump station will give the City's Water Operations Department the ability to divert water throughout multiple zones, ultimately improving system reliability for all users. Please note, no water service interruptions are anticipated as part of this utility upgrade project.

Zone 12 Water Pump Station Project To Continue

Construction of the new booster pump station is now substantially complete with only minor finishing touches to be completed in the next few weeks.

Please be aware of the following impacts:

Monday through Thursday, March 5 to March 15, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Large trucks and heavy equipment may be accessing the project site at the corner of North Honeysuckle Road and East Morning Glory Lane.


State Route 89 Widening Project

The City of Prescott and their contractor, Asphalt Paving & Supply, Inc., are currently working on a road and utility upgrade project along State Route 89. The project limits include State Route 89 between the State Route 89A/Pioneer Parkway interchange and Granite Dells. Improvements include the widening of State Route 89, water and sewer utility upgrades, removing and replacing the existing asphaltic concrete, and construction of a new roundabout near the Phippen Museum. The project also includes a new parking area for access to the City's Constellation Trail System.

Once complete, this project will increase traffic flow by widening the existing two-lane roadway to four lanes, enhance road user safety, and upgrade utilities that serve the Prescott community. The project is scheduled for completion in spring 2018.

Asphalt Paving Operations To Begin Along State Route 89

Starting Monday, crews will begin installing new asphalt pavement along the eastside of State Route 89 between the State Route 89A/Pioneer Parkway interchange and Granite Dells. In addition to this work, miscellaneous concrete work will be performed near the future roundabout and Phippen Museum approach. Please note, paving work is highly weather dependent and subject to change.

Please be aware of the following impacts:

Monday, March 5 through Saturday, March 10, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

One lane of traffic will remain open in both directions at all times, however, motorists are asked to please be aware of lane restrictions, reduced speeds, flaggers, and heavy equipment accessing the work zone.

Constellation Trailhead Parking Lot Access

The Constellation Trailhead parking lot will only be accessible on a right turn in and right turn out basis. Trail users are asked to follow marked signage, respect the work zone, and take precaution when hiking near construction personnel and equipment.

Phippen Museum Access

The Phippen Museum is open during construction activities, however, access to the museum changes on a day-to-day basis. Museum visitors are asked to follow the marked signage, respect the work zone, and take precaution when near construction personnel and equipment.

Businesses and residents are reminded to call the City of Prescott Project Hotline at (928) 237-3114 to speak to a project team member with any questions or concerns. Please note that in the event of inclement weather the work schedule may be altered or suspended without notice.

Visit www.prescottroadconstruction.com for additional project information.

City of Prescott | Public Works Department | 433 North Virginia Street | Prescott, Arizona 86301

 

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