City of Bedford, Indiana



Bedford Stellar Limestone Trail Connector Weekly Update 2-16-18
Friday, February 16, 2018


BEDFORD STELLAR LIMESTONE TRAIL CONNECTOR WEEKLY UPDATE
 CONNECTING MILWAUKEE TRAIL TO DOWNTOWN SQUARE UTILITIZING L STREET/LINCOLN AVENUE CORRIDOR
FEBRUARY 16, 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 to develop the Limestone Trail connecting the Milwaukee Road Trail to the downtown square utilizing the popular L Street/Lincoln Avenue corridor.  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:

·         Layout and staking operations continued.

·         Exploratory excavation for utility location confirmation continued.

What to expect February 16th thru February 23rd  

·         Layout and staking operations will continue.

·         Exploratory excavation for utility location confirmation will continue.

·         Utility relocation operations may begin.

Customer Access:

·         It is not anticipated that there will be any impacts to customer access at this time.

Parking:

·         Other than a period of time at the individual utility exploratory excavation and potential relocation locations, impacts to parking access are not anticipated at this time.

General Notes:

·         Please note that these improvements will require daily daytime lane closures with the use of flaggers for many of the operations that will be performed. 

·         Please note that there will be several roadway closures with associated detours during the construction.  Notification will be made before these noted closures are put in place with details on the detour route and anticipated durations.

·         Please use extreme caution when traveling through and/or near the construction zone and please slow down.  We apologize for any inconveniences that may occur and thank you in advance for your cooperation and patience during this construction project.