Project cost is approximately $4.8 million, which is mostly funded by Independence Township with the RCOC paying the remainder
Road widening from 2 lanes to 5 lanes.
Reconstructed road will include 2 dedicated through lanes in each direction, a center left-turn lane and dedicated right-turn lanes where warranted.
Construction of sanitary sewers and installation of new water-main leads.
Traffic signal modifications.
Construction of sidewalks and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant pedestrian crosswalks.
Contractor: Dan's Excavating
Start Date: Tree removal will begin Oct. 1. Sanitary sewer work will take place in mid-October 2018 and traffic will be shifted for the work. Road construction will take place starting in spring 2019. Exact date will be added when it is scheduled
End Date: Fall 2019
One lane in each direction will be maintained for traffic. Motorists should expect heavy delays during peak traffic hours.