FarWest Storm Drain Improvement Project

What’s New...

Yuma County is installing a new storm drain system to alleviate flooding at several locations in the Foothills. The contractor currently allocated three underground crews and one grading crew in order to work at multiple locations:

• Cassidy Avenue, South of 37th St.: 7/8/19 thru 7/19/19: Contractor to complete storm drain installation, manholes and catch basins. Once complete contractor to continue grading roadway for new pavement. Detour will be set thru 37th Street.

• Mona Avenue, North of 37th St.: 7/8/19 thru 7/19/19: Contractor to complete manhole and catch basins along Mona Avenue. Grading roadway for new pavement will commence right after. PAVEMENT REPLACEMENT WILL INCLUDE FULL ROADWAY WIDTH. Detour will be set thru 37th St.

• Sandra Avenue, South of 37th St.: 7/8/19 thru 7/19/19: Contractor to continue installation of storm drain. Work expected to be completed by 7/26. Once storm drain is completed contractor with grading roadway for pavement. Detour will be set thru 37th Street.

• 38th St & Cassidy Avenue: 7/8/19 thru 7/19/19: Contractor will installed new manhole at intersection and will proceed to install new and catch basin at southeast corner of intersection. Road will be closed to Thru traffic, detour will be set thru 37th St.

Road Closures: 38th Street will be closed at Cassidy Avenue. Motorists can expect delays as several crews are conducting work, drivers are urged to pay close attention to work zone signs. Traffic control will be in place to detour traffic around road closures. Detour route will be set thru 37th Street and Hunter Avenue.

8th Street Road Improvement Project, Avenue D to Avenue C

What’s New...

As part of the reconstruction of 8th Street, Yuma County will be conducting the following work:

• Full reconstruction of an urban road section (approx.4,600 lineal feet) consisting of five lanes, two lanes in each direction and a central turning lane.

• Mill and overlay intersection of Avenue C 8 8th Street..

• Installation of new storm drain pipe, manholes, and catch basins.

• Installation of new pavement section, curb & gutter, sidewalk, exposed aggregate concrete, driveways, sidewalk ramps, pavement markings and signage.

• Construction of two storm water detention basins, including pump station and storm sewer force mains, and outlet structures

• Installation of new street lighting

Schedule: Contractor mobilized May 20,2019. Work Expected to be completed by January 2019.

7/8/19 thru 7/19/19: For the first phase of work contractor is expected to conduct work on North side of roadway, including roadway excavation and new storm drain system.

Road Closures:

Vehicular traffic will remain on paved roadway, no road closures are expected during the initial phases of work.

Utility Work on County R/W.

• Co. 11th St., Between Avenue D & Somerton Avenue: 7/8/19 thru 7/19/19: APS will be closing Co. 11th St. to install new service vaults and run conduits to new facility. As part of the work a portion of the roadway in this area will be removed and replaced. Detour will be thru Somerton Avenue & Co. 10th St. and Avenue D thru Co. 14th St.

YUMA WORK SCHEDULED (7/15/19-7/18/19)

GRAVEL ROAD MAINTENANCE:

• Route 1: South of Hwy 95 & West of Ave B

• Route 2: South of Co. 14th St. & East of Ave B

WORK ZONES:

• 7/15/19: Asphalt overlay on Co. 19th St from Avenue G to Avenue F

• 7/16/19: Asphalt overlay on Co. 19th St from Avenue F to Somerton Ave

• 7/17/19: Asphalt overlay on Co. 13th St from Somerton Ave to Avenue F

• 7/17/19: Asphalt overlay on Co. 13th St. from Avenue F to Avenue G

YUMA WORK SCHEDULED (7/22/19-7/25/19)

GRAVEL ROAD MAINTENANCE:

• Route 1: South of Hwy 95 & West of Ave B

• Route 2: South of Co. 14th St. & East of Ave B

WORK ZONES:

• 7/22/19: Asphalt overlay on Co. 11th St. from Somerton Ave to Avenue E

• 7/22/19: Asphalt overlay on Co. 11th St. from Avenue E to Avenue D

• 7/23/19: Asphalt overlay on Avenue E from Co. 9th St. to Co. 8th St.

MOHAWK VALLEY WORK SCHEDULED (7/15/19-7/18/19)

GRAVEL ROAD MAINTENANCE:

• Route 3: North of Hwy 80 & East of Ave 16E to Ave 22E

• Route 4: North of Hwy 80 & East of Ave 40E to Ave 45E

MOHAWK VALLEY WORK SCHEDULED (7/22/19-7/25/19)

GRAVEL ROAD MAINTENANCE:

• Route 3: North of Hwy 80 & East of Ave 22E to Ave 40E

• Route 4: North of Hwy 80 & East of Ave 45E to Ave 57E

SIGNAL MAINTENANCE WORK SCHEDULED (7/15/19-7/18/19)

PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE:

• Avenue A & Co. 14th St.

• Avenue 5E & Co. 14th St.

• Avenue 3E & Co. 15th St.

• Avenue 3E & 32nd St.

• Avenue 3E & Hwy 95

• Avenue C & Co. 14th St.

SIGNAL MAINTENANCE WORK SCHEDULED (7/22/19-7/25/19)

PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE:

• Payson Dr & South Frontage Rd

• 28th St & Fortuna Rd

• Fry’s Entrance & South Frontage Rd

• Fortuna Rd. & 35th Pl.

• Fortuna Rd. & 40th St.

• Foothills Blvd. & 38th St.

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