A major road construction project will soon be underway to upgrade the city’s water main system and streets as part of a concerted effort to improve the city’s infrastructure. The recently approved budget included amendments totaling $11,149,845 for fiscal year 2014-15 including $10.1 million for capital improvement projects.
Fullerton Mayor, Doug Chaffee, remarked, “I am pleased with Council’s approval of the 2014-15 budget. It demonstrates to our citizens that we are serious about improving our infrastructure, especially in regards to street repairs and water delivery.”
The Berkeley Ave. Project will reconstruct pavement, from east of Lemon Street to Chapman Ave. and on Hornet Way, Dorothy Lane, and Longview Drive. The project also includes water main upgrade on Berkeley Ave and Hornet Way. Construction will begin approximately end of June with street closures taking place after July 7, 2014. Construction is expected to be completed within 14 weeks. Work hours will be from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday.
Berkeley Ave. between Lemon St. and Chapman Ave. will be closed during construction. Hornet Way, Dorothy Lane, and Longview Dr. will be closed to through traffic with access for residents only. Not all streets …read more
Source: Fullerton Chamber of Commerce