City of Modesto, California News Release

For Immediate Release

Contact: PW Admin, 577-5462
Release Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 9:30:00 AM

Traffice Impact Report- May 16, 2014


TRAFFIC IMPACT REPORT
May 16, 2014
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PROJECT: CVIN Fiber Optic Underground Placement Project
STATUS: Work is in progress in multiple areas. Project completion is expected
for end of May 2014.
IMPACT: AREA 1: 10th Street from J Street to H Street and M Street from Needham Street
to 11th Street.
AREA 2: Coffee Road from Orangeburg Avenue to Celeste Drive.
AREA 3: Briggsmore Avenue/Carpenter Road Overcrossing from Orangeburg
Avenue/Sisk Road intersection to Blue Gum Avenue.
Traffic will be restricted to one lane traffic and shoulder work. Work will be Monday
through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and night work beginning at 7:00 p.m. to 5:00
a.m. Motorists are advised to proceed with caution and pay attention to signage.
Drivers should expect to use alternate routes when possible to avoid delays.
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PROJECT: Virginia Corridor Phase 6
STATUS: Work is in progress. Project completion is expected by end of June 2014.
IMPACT: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 has begun with the installation of a temporary fence
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 21st, 2014. Project completion is expected to be
June 16th, 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: State Route 99/Pelandale Avenue Interchange Reconstruction Project
STATUS: Project is scheduled to begin on May 12th. 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.
5/19/14 – from 8:00 pm to 6:00 am – SR 99 SB will have the #3 lane closed
5/19/14 – from 11:00 pm to 5:00 am – SR 99 SB will have the #2 lane closed
5/20/14 – from 11:00 pm to 4:00 am – SR 99 NB will have the #2 lane closed
5/20/14 – from 8:00 pm to 5:00 am – SR 99 NB will have the #3 lane closed
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: Lottie Avenue Resurfacing Project
STATUS: Work is in progress. Project completion is expected for May 23rd, 2014.
IMPACT: Lottie Avenue from West Morris Avenue to Anchor Court. Morris Avenue will be
closed to all traffic from McHenry Avenue to Magnolia Avenue. Drivers should expect
delays and use alternate routes when possible.
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PROJECT: Carpenter Road Median Project
STATUS: Work is to begin May 15th. Project completion is expected for May 30th, 2014.
IMPACT: Carpenter Road from Blue Gum Avenue to 9th Street. Traffic will be reduced to one
lane in both directions. Motorists are requested to travel slowly through the work
zone. Drivers should expect delays and use alternate routes when possible.
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