City of Modesto, California News Release

For Immediate Release

Contact: PW Admin, 577-5462
Release Date: Friday, June 20, 2014, 4:30 PM

TRAFFIC IMPACT REPORT June 20, 2014


TRAFFIC IMPACT REPORT
June 20, 2014
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PROJECT: Virginia Corridor Phase 6
STATUS: Work is in progress. Project completion is expected by end of July 2014.
IMPACT:There will be a road closure on Bowen Avenue at the Virginia Corridor, just
east of Beard School began on May 27th for approximately 6 weeks.
The contractor has closed the sidewalk on the north side of Rumble Road.
Sidewalk closed signs are in place at the College Avenue crosswalk and
Yukon Drive for pedestrians. Construction is underway, and a temporary fence
has been installed along the Corridor. The travel ways down the Corridor will
be permanently blocked. There’ll be minor traffic control measures
implemented on Bowen Avenue, Leveland Lane, West Rumble Road and
Woodrow Avenue. Expect periodic lane closures using cones, construction
signs and road closures. All work will be on going until completed. Motorists
are requested to travel slowly through the construction zones and use alternate
routes when possible.
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PROJECT: Oakdale Road Pavement Rehabilitation
STATUS: Work is scheduled to begin on April 21, 2014. Project completion is expected
to be June 27, 2014.
IMPACT: Oakdale Road from Briggsmore Avenue to Floyd Avenue will be restricted with
alternating lane closures in place. Motorists are requested to travel slowly
through the work zone. Drivers should expect delays and use alternate routes
when possible.
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PROJECT: Roselle Avenue and Merle Avenue Intersection Project
STATUS: Project will begin on Monday April 14th. Project completion is expected by end
of August 2014.
IMPACT: Traffic will be reduced to one lane each direction. Motorists are requested to
travel slowly through the work zone. Drivers should expect delays and use
alternate routes when possible.
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PROJECT: Briggsmore Avenue Pavement Rehabilitation
STATUS: Work is scheduled to begin on Monday June 9th, 2014. Project completion is
expected by September 19, 2014.
IMPACT: Briggsmore Avenue from Sisk Road to 500’ West of McHenry Avenue will be
restricted with alternating lane closures in place. Motorists are requested to
travel slowly through the work zone. Drivers should expect delays and use
alternate routes when possible.
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PROJECT: Street Closure for Tree Trimming
STATUS: Work is in progress.
IMPACT: AREA 1: Morris Avenue From McHenry Avenue to Coffee Road
June 6th - July 10th
AREA 2: McHenry Avenue North Bound
Right Lane Closure From Needham Street to Orangeburg Avenue
On Wednesday, June 25th
Motorists are requested to travel slowly through the work zone. Drivers should
expect delays and use alternate routes when possible.
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PROJECT: Construction of Right Turn Lane Eastbound Bangs Avenue to
Southbound Prescott Road
STATUS: Work is scheduled to begin on Monday, June 9, 2014. Project completion is
expected for August 18, 2014.
IMPACT: Motorists are requested to drive slowly through the construction zone. Traffic
will be impacted. Drivers should expect delays and use alternate routes when
possible.
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PROJECT: Vintage Drive Paving Project
STATUS: Work is scheduled to begin on June 23rd. Project completion is expected for
June 26th.
IMPACT: Vintage Drive from Sisk Road to Gagos Drive will be closed for paving.
Drivers should expect delays and use alternate routes when possible.
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PROJECT: Area 2 Storm Drain Cross Connection Removal Project
STATUS: Work is scheduled to begin on Monday, June 2nd. Project completion is
expected for August 2014.
IMPACT: Starting on Monday, June 23, 2014 sections of Carver Road will be closed to
thru traffic from Orangeburg Avenue to Roseburg Avenue from 8:00 a.m. to
4:30 p.m. for Pipeline Construction. Drivers should expect delays and use
alternate routes when possible.
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PROJECT: State Route 99/Pelandale Avenue Interchange Reconstruction Project
STATUS: Project began on May 12, 2014. Project completion is expected by 2017.
IMPACT:The first stage of the project will be to grind the lane lines on State Route 99
and restriping to shift traffic on State Route 99 towards the center median.
Salida Boulevard will be widened to construct the new temporary southbound
on-ramp to State Route 99. There will be lane closures on State Route 99 and
some traffic shifts on Salida Boulevard.
June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Salida Boulevard NB and SB - Shoulder Closure /Misc. Road Work
June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
SR 99 NB - Shoulder Closure /Misc. Road Work
June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
SR 99 SB - Shoulder Closure /Misc. Road Work
June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
SR 99 NB On/Off Ramp
Left Shoulder Closure /Misc. Road Work
June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
SR 99 NB On/Off Ramp - Right Shoulder Closure /Misc. Road Work
June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
SR 99 SB On/Off Ramp - Left Shoulder Closure /Misc. Road Work
June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
SR 99 NB On/Off Ramp - Right Shoulder Closure /Misc. Road Work
June 24, 2014 3:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m.
SR 99 - Rolling Block/Move Crane into Median
June 26, 2014 3:00 a.m. to 4:00 a.m.
SR 99 - Rolling Block/Move Crane out of Median
Construction Advisory: Please be advised that on July 2nd and 3rd, the
Contractor will be driving piles for the new bridge. This construction activity will
likely produce noise and ground vibration.
The Pelandale Avenue/Sisk Road intersection is under traffic control in which
intersection configuration has been modified. Eastbound traffic on Pelandale
Avenue from Salida Boulevard to Sisk Road has one through lane with a left
turn lane at both NB SR 99 on-ramp and Sisk Road intersections. Westbound
Pelandale Avenue has existing center through lane closed and traffic must
merge left to access the left-turn lane or merge right to access one
through/right-turn lane. This configuration will remain in place for several
months. Motorists can expect to experience lengthy delays and are
encouraged to utilize alternative routes when possible.
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PROJECT: Emerald Trunk Sewer Relief Project
STATUS: Work is in progress. Project completion is expected by mid-December.
IMPACT: Construction continued through the intersection of Elm Avenue and Rosemore
Avenue this week. The contractor continues with the installation of sewer pipe
west of Rosemore Avenue, along Elm Avenue, towards Emerald Avenue to the
east. They have excavated a bore pit and receiving pit on Elm Ave. (West &
East respectively), and have set up signs for road closure with detour at
Carpenter Road & Elm Avenue. This activity will continue for the next few
weeks, through the 4th of July weekend. Traffic control measures will be in
place. Drivers should expect delays and use other routes when possible.
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