Construction Update

Schedules presented in the following updates may vary depending on weather conditions.

Location/Description

Main Street Widening

Phase V Street Reconstruction

Phase VI Street Reconstruction

Memorial Drive Widening

 

 

 

CURRENT ENGINEERING CAPITAL PROJECTS


Main Street Widening (FM 423 South)

 

Cost:      $77 Million

Scope: Main Street is being widened to eight lanes from the Tollway north to Cougar Alley/Ridgepointe and to six lanes north to US 380. The project includes auxiliary right and left turn lanes and a new traffic signal at Lake Highlands. 

Timeline:   Let Date – 5/2014

      Private Utility Relocations began 02/2012 – complete 04/2014

      Estimated Construction Dates: 10/2014 – 9/2017

Progress:  Installation of water and wastewater lines is approximately 80% complete. Removal of portions of old roadway is now underway.  Portions of new roadway have been installed and traffic switches are upcoming.

 

Helpful Links:

If you have any questions, please contact Brant Shallenburger at 972-624-3108 or the Engineering Department at 972-624-3195 You may also contact staff at the following email: engineering@thecolonytx.gov


Phase V Street Reconstruction

 

Scope: The residential streets will be re-constructed to the same width as existing with reinforced concrete pavement. Sidewalk and driveway returns within street right-of-ways will also be re-constructed, as well as, storm drains, water and wastewater mains, and street lights. The limits of re-construction for each of the three streets are specified below:

             

              Nash Drive from John Yates Drive to Paige Road

              Roberts Drive from Blair Oaks Drive to John Yates Drive.

Cost:      $2,240,000

Timeline: Estimated Construction Dates:  6/2015 – 9/2016

ProgressNash Drive and Roberts Drive are complete. The contractor is working on the punch list, including replacement of cracked concrete pavement. 

 

Helpful Links:

 

If you have any questions, please contact Brant Shallenburger at 972-624-3108 or the Engineering Department at 972-624-3195 You may also contact staff at the following email: engineering@thecolonytx.gov


 

Phase VI Street Reconstruction

 

Cost:      $6,000,000

Scope: The residential streets will be re-constructed to the same width as existing with reinforced concrete pavement. Sidewalk and driveway returns within street right-of-ways will also be re-constructed, as well as, storm drains, water and wastewater mains, and street lights. The limits of re-construction for each of the four streets and two alleys are specified below:

Streets:

Hetherington Drive from Blair Oaks to Cul-de-sac
Dooley Drive from Independence Drive to McAfee Drive
Clover Valley Drive from Blair Oaks Drive to Bartlett Drive
Ragan Road from Alley north of North Colony Boulevard to Ragan Place
Alleys:
Alley on North side of Squires Drive west of Taylor Street
Alley between Jennings Drive and Roberts Drive from Main Street to Joy Drive

 

If you have any questions, please contact Brant Shallenburger at 972-624-3108 or the Engineering Department at 972-624-3195 You may also contact staff at the following email: engineering@thecolonytx.gov


 

Memorial Drive Widening

 

Scope: The project consists of two phases:

               Phase I: Expand the roadway to 4 lanes from Worley to South Colony

               Phase II:  Intersection improvements at Blair Oaks.

Cost:      Phase 1 $1,288,000; Phase 2 $1,600,000 Est.

Timeline: Estimated Construction Dates:  11/2016 - 05/2017

PROGRESS:  Phase I has been bid and is projected to begin in July. Phase II will follow late next year.

 

Helpful Links:

 

If you have any questions, please contact Brant Shallenburger at 972-624-3108 or the Engineering Department at 972-624-3195 You may also contact staff at the following email: engineering@thecolonytx.gov

 


 

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