Purpose of project:
The first step is to develop an Access Management Plan of Kingshighway from Highway 72 to US 63 (Bishop Ave.) to improve mobility and safety for pedestrians and motorists. The Plan will also identify other Kinghsighway improvements including aesthetics, utilities and sidewalks.
Schedule for project/construction:
- Kick off – January 2018. The Plan is expected to be completed by June 2018.
- Public Meeting (includes online public information) – Summer 2018
Benefits of project:
Kingshighway has heavy volumes of traffic and safety problems. This project helps traffic flow and improve safety, not only for drivers but also pedestrians. This project will improve traffic on Kingshighway from Highway 72 to US 63 (Bishop Ave.) as well as improve sidewalk and multi-use paths. Updates to the aesthetics such as improve lighting and landscape will also be investigated.