Sycamore Underpass is closed for reconstruction. The work will take approximately 10 months. According to John Collins, Public Works Director, the early estimates for failure of the underpass was one year.
Capital Avenue, in Grand Island, NE, is now open to traffic. The ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Thursday, November 10. Among the worth attendees were the Mayor, Jeremy Jensen; City Administrator, Marlin Ferguson; Public Works Director/City Engineer, John Collins; Department of Roads Director, Kyle Schneweis; and Council Members and Citizens of Grand Island.
Sara Kirkley interviews John Collins concerning roads construction during the Nebraska State Fair.
Soil contamination found during construction at Capital Avenue and Broadwell has delayed the project.
John Collins said that this closure will be longest of the project. The project is expected to be completed by June 2016.
John Collins explains the plan for Capital Avenue construction to Regional Planning Commission.