City Beat

At the May 15 Sylvania City Council meeting Safety Director Kevin Aller reported that the city will be saving $22,468.14 on the Maplewood Avenue Reconstruction project. His request that council approve an ordinance relating to the change order to decrease the contract by that amount was approved.
In addition, Aller requested council to approve an ordinance to accept the proposal of Feller Finch & Associates for $29,000 to provide engineering services for a neighborhood street resurfacing project. According to the Safety Director, every two years the pavement condition of every neighborhood street is evaluated. Streets slated for work are Bentbrook, Burgess, Silvertown, and Lynnhaven.
Sylvania City Council meets next on June 5

Road work ahead!

Monroe Street/Silica Drive construction began March 27. Eastbound Monroe Street closed between Silica Drive and Main Street through July; Silica Drive is closed at bridge for 120 days.
• Central Avenue between Reynolds Road and Corey Road closed for bridge construction.
• U.S. Route 23, between Interstate 475 and the Michigan State Line, will experience lane
restrictions for noise wall installation through summer 2023.
• Brint Road Resurfacing from Silica Drive to the railroad tracks is proposed to take place from June 15 to Aug. 15. Flaggers will maintain one-lane traffic during the resurfacing project.
• McCord Road at Bancroft Street improvements begin May 1 for 2024 roundabout installation
• Monroe Street westbound curb lane from Glasgow to Harroun Rad will be closed from about Memorial Day to Labor Day. Then the eastbound curb lane from Harroun Road to Glasgow will be closed for a month.
• Sylvania Avenue Resurfacing, Whiteford to Talmadge roads, beginning in June with mostly night work, lane restrictions.
• Sylvania Metamora Sidewalk Extension, work will be complete by Sept. 1, north side of road connecting existing cross walk at Mitchaw Road roundabout approximately 500 feet west to existing walk at Walnut Springs.
• Sylvania Township OPWC Road Improvement Project — 3.29 Miles of subdivision roads, work from July to September in Forest Lakes, Twelve Lakes and the Village At Twelve Lakes
• Sylvania Township Resurfacing Project — 1.76 miles, work will be complete by Sept. 1, North and South Arvilla roads, North and South Crestridge roads, Davenport Road, Ginger Hill, and West Minster.

Leave a Reply