11/27/19: Final design is nearing completion. Construction is expected to begin in the spring of 2020.
The curve correction will take place just west of Prairie Baptist Rd. on Strawtown Ave. Opens a New Window.
The road will be reconstructed to remove the vertical curves west of Prairie Baptist Road. Travel lanes will be widened to 12' with 6' shoulders with improved superelevation in the horizontal curves. Additional safety measures will be incorporated into the project.
Reason for Project
To improve the safety of this segment of roadway due to a higher than average number of runoff the road crashes.
Design Firm: Beam, Longest and Neff
Construction Start Date: Spring 2020
Construction Completion (Estimate): TBD*
Construction Cost (Estimate): TBD*
*TBD = To Be Determined
The design costs and Right-of-Way will be funded locally. Construction and Construction Inspection will be 80% Federal and 20% Local Funds.