US State Route 15-Phase 1 "First Mile"

  • Bids for construction of Phase 1 (first mile) were opened on March 8, 2007. Cold Spring Construction Co. of Akron, NY was the successful bidder at $16.7 million.
  • Construction has begun. The contractor is bringing in equipment, clearing brush, building sediment ponds, etc.
  • Utility crews have been busy relocating their facilities.
  • Jeff Naylor is the NYSDOT's field representative/EIC. Jeff has an office on site.
  • Scheduled completion date is November 30, 2008.

US State Route 15 - Watson Creek to Presho

  • Designers are working on the design for miles 2-6. Currently refining the alignment near Morgan Creek Road to balance excavation and embankment quantities.
  • Surveyors and Geotechnical crews are on the project gathering property line and soils/rock information. (For span bridge)
  • Work on a portion of miles 2-6 is scheduled to begin in the summer of 2009.

Information from May 1st meeting of the Area Wide Transportation Committee.