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Poole Road Widening Project

Last updated Apr. 18, 2018 - 9:49 am
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Construction
  • Completed
  • Road Widening
  • 10,800,000
  • Roadway Design and Construction (Lead)
  • RK&K (Design Consultant)

Current Activity

Updated March 26

The project is in the early design phase. The design consultant (RK&K) is completing surveys and collecting data along the corridor. A Preliminary Plan Public Meeting is tentatively planned for September.

Summary

The project will widen a segment of Poole Road from Maybrook Drive to Barwell Road to a four-lane median divided roadway with:

  • Curb and gutter;
  • Sidewalks on both sides of the roadway; and,
  • Bicycle lanes.

Schedule

Project schedule with dates and descriptions
DateDescription
September 2018Preliminary Plans Public Meeting (25% plan)
Late Winter 2019Design Plan Public Meeting (65% plan)
Winter 2020Complete Right of Way and Easement Acquisition
Winter 2020Advertise for Construction Bids
Spring 2020Award Construction Contract
Late Winter 2021Project Complete

History

The Poole Road Widening Project was prioritized in the Capital Improvement Program, as a major street project.

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