Wilmot and I-10
Work is underway to improve the bridge deck and driving surface. Traffic has been shifted to the shoulders for the preparation work. Speeds have been reduced to 55 mph. And lane changes in the work zone is prohibited. Stay aware and be prepared for slowing in this area.
Houghton Over the Union Pacific Railroad
The bridge deck had been poured and crews are preparing the paved surface to the bridge approach. The permanent concrete barrier will be poured next. We should see a traffic shift coming in the next few weeks. Stay alert and watch for equipment crossing the roadway.
Safeway Shopping Center
Improvement to the roadway around the new Safeway shopping center at Mary Ann Cleveland and Colossal Cave Road has begun. Striping and paving is underway, and I anticipate further utility work as the center takes shape. Turn lanes and new signage will be part of this roadway improvements.