City of Bedford, Indiana



Bedford Stellar Limestone Trail Connector Weekly Update 3-26-18
Friday, March 23, 2018


BEDFORD STELLAR LIMESTONE TRAIL CONNECTOR WEEKLY UPDATE
 CONNECTING MILWAUKEE TRAIL TO DOWNTOWN SQUARE UTILITIZING L STREET/LINCOLN AVENUE CORRIDOR
MARCH 26, 2018
CONTACT:   Marla Jones                                                                                      Dan Kirk
                      Director of Business & Community Development                            Street Commissioner
                      (812) 275-1601                                                                                 (812) 275-1631
                      mjones@bedford.in.us                                                                      dkirk@bedford.in.us
                                                                              www.mybedfordonline.in.us

Construction is underway on the Limestone Trail Connector, connecting the Milwaukee Trail at 10th Street to the Downtown Streetscape & Courthouse Square via Lincoln Ave/L Street, 14th Street & 17th Street.  Below is a list of activities that we anticipate happening over the next week.   A weekly update will be distributed during the remainder of the Limestone Trail construction.  

Last week’s progress:

·         The contractor finished removal of the sidewalk on 14th Street, from L Street to J Street.

·         Began to pour back the new sidewalk on 14th Street from L Street to K Street.

·         Installed Storm Sewer upgrades on 14th Street from L Street to J Street.

·         Removed sidewalk on 17th Street from L Street to K Street.

·         Tying in downspout drains to the new storm sewer on 14th Street from K Street to J Street.

 

What to expect the week of March 26th thru March 31st  

·         Finish removal of drives and sidewalk on 17th Street.  Begin placing stone treatment to grade on 17th Street from K Street to L Street.

·         Continue pouring concrete sidewalk and curb on 14th Street from K Street to L Street.

·         Continue placing storm sewer pipe and downspout drain tie-ins on 14th Street from K Street to L Street.

NOTE: With the possibility of rain in the early parts of next week, some work activities could be delayed.

Customer Access:

·         The sidewalk on the south side of 14th Street is closed. The contractor has maintained access to through foot traffic along the west side of K Street.

·         Access to First United Methodist Church parking will be maintained off of 14th Street. The contractor will close one entrance at a time to perform concrete placement.

·         NAPA store on 17th Street access will be maintained.  Drive access off of 17th Street is currently open.  If the drive to NAPA off of 17th Street is closed for construction, access can be obtain via the alley way to the north or east side of the store.

 

 

Parking:

·         Parking is temporarily eliminated along the south side of 14th Street from L Street to J Street.

 If you would like to be added to the Limestone Trail Connector Weekly Updates list serve, please send your email address to Debbi Andry at dandry@bedford.in.us.