City of Modesto, California News Release

For Immediate Release

Contact: Public Works Administration, 209-577-5462
Release Date: Friday, July 05, 2013, 12:00 AM

Traffic Impact Report 7/5/13


 
 
Traffic Impact Report
July 5, 2013
 
 
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PROJECT:
Sylvan Avenue and Litt Road Improvements
STATUS:
Work is in progress. Project completion is expected for August 2013.
IMPACT:
WESTBOUND: Sylvan Avenue traffic is redirected to the north side of Sylvan Avenue from Claus Road to Millbrook Avenue.
EASTBOUND: Sylvan Avenue is closed from Millbrook Avenue to Summer Drive.  The round-a-bout at Millbrook Avenue and Sylvan Avenue will remain open.
BOTH DIRECTIONS: Litt Road south of Sylvan Avenue will not be accessible to traffic from Sylvan Avenue.  Detours will be in place for alternate access. Motorists are requested to travel slowly through the work zone and use alternate routes when possible.
Note: Litt Road north of Sylvan Avenue to Plainview Road will remain closed until end of August 2013.
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PROJECT:
Carpenter Road Bridge Seismic Retrofit
STATUS:
Work is in progress. Project completion is expected for November 2013.
IMPACT:
Drivers should expect delays. Motorists are requested to travel slowly through the work zone and use alternate routes when possible. Oversized and Wide Load Vehicles should use alternate routes.
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PROJECT:
Safety Project by PG&E
STATUS:
Work will is progress. Project completion is expected for late-July 2013.
IMPACT:
Work will be along McHenry Avenue from Claratina Avenue to Bangs Avenue. Traffic will be restricted to one lane traffic each way. Westbound Claratina Avenue east of McHenry Avenue will be closed intermittently. Nighttime work will be Monday through Friday, 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 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.  Electronic message board signs are in place to alert drivers of the upcoming road work. For further information about this work contact PG&E directly at (559) 317-8857.
                                      
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PROJECT:
Sanitary Sewer Collection System Replacement
STATUS:
Work is in progress. Project completion is expected for August 2013.
IMPACT:
Work will be intermittent with traffic controls, flaggers and restrictions. Contractor is working at Glenbrook Way and Springcreek Drive. Motorists are requested to travel slowly through the work zone and use alternate routes when possible.
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PROJECT:
Gas Main Work by PG&E
STATUS:
Work is in progress. Project completion is expected by end of July 2013.
IMPACT:
Bangs Avenue from Dale Road to McHenry Avenue will be restricted with 24 hour traffic control and shoulder work. Daytime work will be Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Nighttime work will be Monday through Friday, 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 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. Electronic message board signs are in place to alert drivers of the upcoming road work. For further information about this work contact PG&E directly at (559) 317-8857.
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PROJECT:
Gas Main Work by PG&E
STATUS:
Work is in progress. Project completion is expected for late-July 2013.
IMPACT:
Dale Road from Bangs Avenue to Standiford Avenue and Sisk Road at Rumble Road will be restricted to alternating, one-way traffic control with flaggers and shoulder work. Daytime work will be Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Nighttime work will be Monday through Friday, 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Drivers should expect to use alternate routes when possible to avoid delays. Electronic message board signs are in place to alert drivers of the upcoming road work. For further information about this work contact PG&E directly at (559) 317-8857.
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PROJECT:
Emerald & Maze Storm Drain Project
STATUS:
Work is in progress. Project completion is expected for mid-July 2013.
IMPACT:
Shoulder work will be along Emerald Avenue south of Maze Boulevard from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. 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:
Street Improvements East El Vista Elementary School
STATUS:
Work is in progress. Project completion is expected for August 2013.
IMPACT:
Work will be ongoing with traffic controls, flaggers and restrictions. Contractor is working at Colfax Avenue, Bellamy Street, Roble Avenue, Viola Street and Trask Lane. Work will continue for approximately 8 weeks. Motorists are requested to travel slowly through the work zone and use alternate routes when possible.
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PROJECT:
CVIN Fiber Optic Underground Placement Project
STATUS:
Work is in progress in multiple areas. Project completion is expected for late-July 2013.
IMPACT:
AREA 1: Southbound College Avenue from Orangeburg Avenue to Needham Avenue and westbound Needham Avenue from McHenry Avenue to College Avenue.
AREA 2: H Street from 18th Street to 11th Street and 11th Street from Needham Avenue to H Street.
AREA 3: La Loma Avenue from James Street to Miller Avenue.
AREA 4: Eastbound Orangeburg Avenue from College Avenue to Martin Road.
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. 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:
Asphalt Repairs - Claus Road between Briggsmore Avenue & Sylvan Avenue
STATUS:
Work is scheduled to begin Monday July 1, 2013. Project completion is expected for July 22, 2013.
IMPACT:
One-way traffic controls with flagging will be in place with narrow lanes. Drivers should expect delays. Motorists are requested to travel slowly through the work zone and use alternate routes when possible
 

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