This project includes the third phase of the NW Athens Bikeway Spur Project: Armitage Road to University Estates Boulevard. Allard Excavation, LLC is the Contractor for the project. Construction of the project will resume in March, 2020 and is expected to be completed in fall, 2020.
Project #311 Richland Avenue Pedestrian Improvements -
The existing at-grade crosswalk on Richland Avenue, between West Green Drive and Bobcat Lane, sees 6615 pedestrians per day with 584 pedestrians crossing during peak hour (2015 data). The improvements at the existing at-grade crosswalk on Richland Avenue include a grade-separated pedestrian facility. Construction will begin in March, 2020 and be completed in September, 2020.
This project will extend from the roundabout to State Street. The purpose of the project is to improve safety, upgrade intersections, promote accessibility, update lighting, provide streetscape aesthetics, and replace city water, sewer, and storm infrastructure.
Detailed design of the project will be completed in 2020, and construction is scheduled for 2021.