What to Expect

The City and the RTA have moved this project forward from Period 3 to Period 2 of the RTA plan.

Broadway from Camino Seco to Houghton Road is approaching final design approval in Fall 2017.

KEY IMPROVEMENTS:

  • Widening to a 4 lane cross section with a raised median and raised shoulder curb.
  • Upgraded drainage crossings and roadside channels to improve drainage flows under the roadway.
  • New drainage culvert at the Este Wash to allow water to flow under the roadway.
  • New sidewalks on both sides of the roadway.
  • New Bike Hawk signal at Gollob Road.
  • New LED street lighting along both sides of the roadway.
  • Native landscape and water harvesting features throughout the corridor.
  • Public Art features located throughout the corridor.

  • SCHEDULE:

    The general order of improvements is expected to be as follows, however sequencing may vary as needed.

  • Century Link will be replacing and modifying existing facilities, primarily on the north side of the roadway and at various roadway crossings.
  • Southwest Gas will be installing an upgraded high pressure line for the length of the project.
  • Minor TEP adjustments will be made to existing facilities.
  • Water mains will be replaced and lowered for the length of the project to remove conflicts with new drainage facilities.
  • Sewer mains will be modified at 3 locations that are in conflict with new drainage facilities.
  • Drainage pipes and structures will be constructed followed by new curb and initial pavement construction.
  • Sidewalks, street lighting and HAWK signal will be installed.
  • Final pavement, pavement markings and traffic signs will be installed
  • Landscape and erosion control will be installed and established.

  • Neighborhood and Business access will be maintained during construction.