NORTH 12TH STREET STREETSCAPE IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT
Figure 1- Existing Path and Condition
The project will construct a new sidewalk on the east side of North 12th Street from North B Street to Richards Boulevard. The improvements include removing barriers and constructing additional drainage, curbs and gutters, street lighting and a wrought iron fence to separate pedestrians from the Light Rail tracks.
This project will improve pedestrian safety and enhance the neighborhood.
Costs and Funding
The estimated total project cost is $1.4 million. Funding is provided by local transportation, Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and future state/federal funds.
Design is expected to be complete in the Spring of 2017. Construction is expected to begin in the Fall 2017.
The project is currently in design. The Right of way process has begun and the project alignment has been determined.
William Shunk, Associate Civil Engineer