The city opened up Old Potash Hwy from North Road to Claude Road on Friday. John Collins said that this project should be done by the end of the year.
Construction of a new roundabout by Claude Road is being constructed to help alleviate some of the traffic off of Diers Avenue.
Grand Island Street Flood
“They didn’t do any flood projects for 50 years here,” said Director of Public Works John Collins. “They did not clean the drainage structure or reset the flow lines for 50 years, we’re catching up on that.”
On March 10, 2020, John Collins, City Engineer, present the Council with an innovated plans where the City and the homeowner could repair sidewalks that did not met Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements.
Union Pacific Broadwell Railroad Crossing
Public Meeting was held to come up with a solution for the Broadwell Railroad Crossing.
One – Six Year Plan
Five Points Round-A-bout
John Collins, Public Works Director, responds to the concerns about a round-a-bout being planned for the Five Points intersections.
Letters to the Editor:
- Roundabout would be worth the hassle
- Roundabout would improve Five Points Traffic
- Roundabout dangerous for pedestrians
One and Six
John Collins, Public Works Director, presents the one and six year street planning to the planning commission.
Speed Limit Increase
The City Council in Grand Island, Nebraska, approve the increase in speed limits on some roads with in the City.