SE 37th ST at HWY 141 Improvement Project Information

SE 37th ST at HWY 141 Improvements Project

What to expect next week: June 17 Monday – June 22 Saturday
• The final two cross runs of storm sewer will be installed west of HWY 141 across SE 37th Street.
• SE 37th Street will continue to be closed to eastbound traffic from east of Beisser Dr to HWY 141.
• Gateway Dr will continue to be Northbound traffic only from SE 37th Street to south of the Canoyer
Garden Center drive.
• Storm sewer work will continue east of HWY 141. Traffic will remain on the existing roadway.
• The contractor will be placing modified subbase on the west side of HWY 141 in preparation for
Phase 2 paving.
• Utility companies will continue relocating their lines within the project area.

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What to expect next week: June 10 Monday – June 15 Saturday
• The final two cross runs of storm sewer will be installed west of HWY 141 across SE 37th Street.
• SE 37th Street will continue to be closed to eastbound traffic from east of Beisser Dr to HWY 141.
• Gateway Dr will continue to be Northbound traffic only from SE 37th Street to south of the Canoyer
Garden Center drive.
• Storm sewer work will be started on the east side of HWY 141. The contractor plans to start near
HWY 141 and work east. Traffic will remain on the existing roadway.
• Utility companies will be relocating their lines within the project area.
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What to expect next week: June 3 Monday – June 8 Saturday
• Monday morning there will be no thru eastbound traffic from S James St to HWY 141.
• SE 37th Street will be closed to eastbound traffic from east of Beisser Dr to HWY 141.
• No changes to westbound traffic are planned.
• The contractor will begin Phase 2 pavement removal.
• Utility companies will be relocating their lines within the project area.
• The contractor will continue installing the proposed storm sewer west of HWY 141.

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What to expect next week: May 27 Monday – June 1 Saturday
• The contractor will not be working Monday, May 27th, in observance of Memorial Day.
• Utility companies will be relocating their lines within the project area.
• The contractor will continue installing the proposed storm sewer west of HWY 141.
• Weather pending, Tuesday evening/Wednesday morning the contractor plans to move traffic west
of HWY 141 in order to complete phase 2, west of HWY 141. See attached traffic figures.
• The traffic shift involves reducing the SE 37th St EB through lane and NB and SB turn lanes to a single
lane. The traffic shift will cause delays in this area, and it is suggested to use an alternate route.
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What to expect next week: May 20 Monday - May 25 Saturday
• Utility companies will be relocating their lines within the project area.
• Once utilities are clear, the contractor will be installing the proposed storm sewer west of HWY 141.
• The contractor is planning to work Saturday, May 25th.

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What to expect next week: May 13 Monday - May 18 Saturday
• Stripping of topsoil and grading will continue in preparation for pavement widening.
• Utility companies will be relocating their lines within the project area.
• The contractor plans install the asphalt widening north of SE 37th St, see attached traffic figure.
• Once utilities are clear, the contractor will be installing the proposed storm sewer west of HWY
141.
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What to expect next week: May 5 Sunday - May 10 Friday
• Temporary asphalt will be installed over the cuts made for the storm sewer installation across SE
37th St and SE Gateway Dr. This work is planned for Sunday evening, after 6 pm.
• When the temporary asphalt is installed SE 37th Street and SE Gateway Dr will be closed, however,
only one of the roads will be closed at a time.
• Stripping of topsoil and grading will continue in preparation for pavement widening.
• Utility companies will be relocating their lines within the project area.
• Late in the week the contractor plans to modify the medians in the HWY 141 intersection and
install the asphalt widening north of SE 37th St, west of HWY 141.
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What to expect next week: April 29 Monday - May 3 Friday - Updated 4/29/19, Due to rain the road closures have been moved to Wednesday.
• Stripping of topsoil will begin along SE 37th Street, west of HW 141.
• The Contractor will begin installing storm sewer and structures near SE Gateway Drive.
o Tuesday Wednesday at 7 pm SE Gateway Dr will be closed for approximately 3 hours.
o Tuesday Thursday at 7 pm SE 37th St will be closed for approximately 5 hours.
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The City of Grimes held a public information meeting on Tuesday April 16th at 5:30 PM at City Hall, 101 NE Harvey ST.

Letter sent to affected property owners  (PDF)

Public Meeting Presentation Slide Show  (PDF)
Detour Figures - Phase 1  (PDF)
Detour Figures - Phase 1 & 2  (PDF)