North Road Now Open From 13th Street to State Street/Cannon Road
The City of Grand Island Public Works Department is announcing the North Road will be opened from 13th Street to State Street/Cannon Road on Friday, October 15, 2021,with occasional lane closures permitting landscaping crews to finish seeding and sodding of lawns.
North Road will continue to be closed from State Street/Cannon Road to Capital Avenue, and this segment of road will be opened later this fall. Access to Boston Circle and Sacramento Circle will be maintained on the new concrete pavement through the construction zone.
The North Road project includes reconstruction from 13th Street to Capital Avenue. The project will consist of removal of the existing 24’ wide asphalt roadway and construct a concrete curb and gutter, 3-lane, 41’ wide roadway section.
A roundabout has been constructed at the intersection of North Road and State Street/Cannon Road. The project will also include storm sewer construction, sidewalk improvements, water main adjustments and multiple private utility relocations.
On January 26, 2021, City Council awarded the construction contract to Diamond Engineering Company of Grand Island, Nebraska for $3,282,035.30.