Project: Mt. Welcome Pavement Reconstruction and Drainage Improvement
Location: Route 753 – Mt. Welcome/Gallows Bay
Total Estimated Project Cost: $2,363,632.
Summary: The Department of Public Works (DPW) is updating the community on roadwork taking place in Gallows Bay. DPW’s contractor, Eleven Construction LLC, has constructed the concrete pavement and completed the sidewalk on the northbound lane. Construction crews have moved the barricades to begin work on the southbound lane. Test engineers continue to perform concrete and compaction tests at the site.
The scope of work for this project includes sidewalks, drainage improvements and other miscellaneous work. The traveling public is urged to avoid this area while construction is in progress. Motorists will be detoured onto alternate routes.
The department is asking drivers to pay attention to the posted construction signs and follow directions of traffic control personnel while construction is in progress.