Washington Street Realignment
This project will improve the eroding slope threatening the road subgrade, shift the roadway, and stabilize the slope. The existing pedestrian bridges will also be evaluated.
The total project budget is $5,400,000 and is funded by the following sources:
General Obligation Bonds $5,000,000
Two-Thirds Bonds $ 400,000
Construction plans at 85%. Consultant (STV Engineering) working on utility permits and encroachments, erosion control plans, and traffic control plans. A three-party agreement with NCRR and Norfolk Southern is still pending but should not delay construction. Right-of-way and easement acquisition in progress. Construction is expected in late FY 2023-24.