This project involves the complete reconstruction of NW 62nd Avenue from NW 59th Court east through NW 54th Court. This project is part of the city’s efforts to improve roadway safety, improve the deteriorating roadway surface and improve overall drainage in the immediate vicinity of the project. The project will be built in three main construction stages with stage 1 beginning spring/early summer.
The project will consist of PCC Pavement, sidewalk and shared-use path, water-main improvements, storm sewer, sub-drains, sanitary sewer, sanitary manholes, storm sewer manholes and intakes, pavement markings, and surface restoration.
Project Update (4/19/2021)
The contractor is near completion with on-street parking on the south side of NW 62nd Avenue. The contractor started the installation of the storm sewer and has completed approximately 100 feet. The trail is near completion along the east side of Merle Hay Road. The sidewalk has been completed along the west side of Merle Hay road north of NW 62nd Avenue. The new entrance from Merle Hay Road to the Johnston Town Center was completed earlier this week. The contractor will continue installing storm sewer next week and installing a trail east of Merle Hay Road on the south side of NW 62nd Avenue.
To view the road closure for stage 2B (click here).
Below is a public construction presentation from Foth Engineering from Wednesday, Mar. 10, 2021.