Public Works

  1. 2021 - Road & Highway Projects
  2. 2021 - Bridge Structures & Culverts Projects
  3. 2021 - Trails & Multi-Use Paths Projects
  • Douglas Road Corridor Reconstruction from Ivy Road to SR 23 including Intersection Improvement at Ironwood Road and Bridge Replacements on Douglas Road and Ironwood Road both over Juday Creek

Project consists of improving the intersection of Douglas Road and Ironwood Road by widening for additional turn lanes and upgrading the existing traffic signal. The project also includes two (2) bridge replacements over Juday Creek in Douglas Road and Ironwood Roads respectively, as well as a complete corridor reconstruction with widening from Ivy Road to SR 23 for added travel lanes, extending the multi-use path along the north side of Douglas Road from Twyckenham to connect with the sidewalks on SR 23, relocating utilities, building a right turn lane on SR 23 for northeast bound traffic and installing a new traffic signal at the intersection of Douglas Road and Carmichael Road.  Periodic closures are necessary to complete the work throughout the duration of the construction and will include posted detour routes to help guide traffic around the construction.  Project is funded using Federal Aid and Local Funds.

Over $12M Project let in December 2020 with utility relocation beginning in 2021 and construction on-going from 2021 – 2024. 

Consulting Engineers: DLZ (Design) and Lochmueller Group (Construction Inspection)
Contractor: Rieth-Riley Construction Co., Inc. South Bend, Indiana.

  • McKinley Highway Corridor Reconstruction from Ash Road to Birch Road

Project consists of widening for added travel lanes and sidewalks. This is the final phase of the McKinley Highway Reconstruction from Capital Avenue to the Elkhart County Line. Project is funded using Federal Aid and Local Funds.  Engineering design is nearing completion and the project letting is set for August 2022 with construction on-going from 2022-2023.  

Consulting Engineers: DLZ (Design) and TBD (Construction Inspection)
Contractor: TBD

  • Pierce Road Corridor Reconstruction – U.S. 31 to Miami Highway

Project consists of improving the functional use of Pierce Road by reconstructing the roadway to provide safe lane widths and shoulders, building a structurally sufficient road subbase for heavy truck and agricultural traffic, and improving the roadside drainage.  Project is funded using Federal Aid and Local Funds.  Preliminary engineering design is underway with construction scheduled in 2023.  

Consulting Engineers: Lochmueller Group (Design and Construction Inspection)
Contractor: TBD

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    Cleveland Road & Beech Road Intersection Improvement

Project consists of constructing a new roundabout in place of the existing 4-way stop condition. Project is funded using Federal Aid and Local Funds. Preliminary engineering design is underway and projected to be ready for construction in 2023.

Consulting Engineers: Lochmueller Group (Design) and TBD (Construction Inspection)
Contractor: TBD
 

  • Douglas Road & Bittersweet Road Intersection Improvement

Project consists of constructing a new roundabout in place of the existing 4-way stop condition. Project is funded using Federal Aid and Local Funds. Preliminary engineering design will begin in 2022 and projected to be ready for construction in 2025/2026.

Consulting Engineers:  TBD (Design) and TBD (Construction Inspection)
Contractor: TBD
 

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