Blackhawk Ave, N.-Bruce Ct-Heather Crest Resurfacing

Last Updated: 03/07/2019

Construction Update

Crews plan to start work on N Blackhawk Avenue the week of March 25th if conditions are favorable. Work will begin at the intersection of N Blackhawk Avenue and University Avenue and proceed south. N Blackhawk Avenue will be open to local traffic only once construction begins.

Final paving and concrete work on Bruce Court and Heather Crest is expected to occur in late Summer or early Fall.

MG&E crews will be completing the majority of their gas main relocation by March 25th but will still be performing work at University Avenue and work at Stevens Street into April.

 

Description

This project will involve the resurfacing of North Blackhawk Avenue, Bruce Court, and Heather Crest and includes spot repairs of curb and gutter, drive aprons, and sidewalk. Utilities will also be replaced as part of the project, including sanitary sewer main and laterals, water main and services, and storm sewer. Water main will only be replaced on N Blackhawk Avenue between Stevens Street and University Avenue.
 
Project Limits
N Blackhawk Ave: University Ave to Bluff St
Bruce Court: Lucia Crest to North End
Heather Crest: N Meadow Ln to N Owen Dr

Project Schedule
Work on Bruce Court and Heather Crest began in October 2018. Utilities were installed and a temporary surface was placed for winter. Permanent asphalt pavement and final concrete work will be completed in late Summer or early Fall 2019.
Work on N Blackhawk Avenue will begin in March of 2019.


Public Information Meeting

A Public Information Meeting was held on Thursday, January 18th at the Capital City Church (401 N Blackhawk Ave). A PDF of the presentation and handout can be found here:
Presentation
Fact Sheet