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Dexter Neighborhood

The City of Prescott and Capital Improvements, LLC, are working on a road and utility upgrade project along select streets in the Dexter Neighborhood. The project consists of replacing undersized water and sewer main lines, road improvements, and installing new water service connections for residents. In addition to this work, curb and gutter, sidewalk, and driveway replacements will be performed as needed.

This project is part of an ongoing program to replace deteriorated and undersized main lines within the city utility system. Once complete, these upgrades will increase service reliability and main line capacity for the Dexter Neighborhood and surrounding areas. Project completion is scheduled for spring 2018.

DAMERON DRIVE — Asphalt paving operations along Dameron Drive, from West Hillside Avenue to Whipple Street, are now complete. In addition to this work, crews have finished installing lateral service lines along Dameron Drive from the Brannen Avenue intersection to Comfort Avenue. With this work complete, crews will begin testing the system throughout the week.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. Dameron Drive will be temporarily open to through traffic, however, motorists are reminded that this is an active work zone and to be aware of rough roads, heavy equipment, and to use an alternate route if possible.

BIRD STREET — The process of tying the newly installed lateral service lines into private connections along Bird Street, from West Hillside Avenue to just north of West Merritt Avenue, is now complete.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. Bird Street will be temporarily open to through traffic, however, motorists are reminded that this is an active work zone and to be aware of rough roads, heavy equipment, and to use an alternate route if possible.

CAMPBELL STREET — Construction activities will continue along Campbell Street, from West Merritt Avenue to West Hillside Avenue, next week.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. Campbell Street will be closed to through traffic in the work zone, however, personnel will accommodate access for local businesses and residents. Please remain alert for reduced speeds, rough roads, and flaggers in the work zone.

COMFORT AVENUE — Installation of new water main along Comfort Avenue, from Lincoln Avenue to Campbell Street, will continue throughout the week.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. Comfort Avenue will be closed to through traffic in the work zone, however, personnel will accommodate access for local businesses and residents. Please remain alert for reduced speeds, rough roads, and flaggers in the work zone.

SONORA DRIVE — Crews will continue hauling dirt to Sonora Drive throughout the week.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. Sonora Drive will be temporarily open to through traffic, however, motorists are reminded that this is an active work zone and to be aware of rough roads, heavy equipment, and to use an alternate route if possible.

RUTH STREET — Crews will continue the process of tying the newly installed lateral service lines into private connections along Ruth Street from West Hillside Avenue to Whipple Street. Residents receiving cross-lot connections will be contacted by the contractor prior to any construction activities on the property.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. Ruth Street will be temporarily open to through traffic, however, motorists are reminded that this is an active work zone and to be aware of rough roads, heavy equipment, and to use an alternate route if possible.

LINCOLN AVENUE — Valley gutter installation on Lincoln Avenue is now complete.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. Lincoln Avenue will be temporarily open to through traffic, however, motorists are reminded that this is an active work zone and to be aware of rough roads, heavy equipment, and to use an alternate route if possible.

UTILITY INTERRUPTIONS — The process of tying the newly installed lateral service lines into private connections has begun. Please be aware that temporary water shut offs will be required to perform this work. Affected businesses and residents will be notified at least 48-hours in advance of any temporary utility interruptions.

Bashford Courts Alley

The City of Prescott and Earth Resources Corporation are currently working on an infrastructure improvement project in downtown Prescott. The project consists of complete reconstruction and improvements of the alleys and parking lot behind the Bashford Courts Atrium Mall, and the intersection of Willis and Cortez streets to Montezuma Street. Improvements at Bashford Courts includes installation of new storm drain, sewer main, parking lot lighting, and landscape elements. Improvements at the Willis and North Cortez street intersection includes a new water main extending to North Montezuma Street, as well as landscape enhancements and crosswalk reconstruction. Additionally, new asphalt pavement will be installed throughout the project area. To minimize impacts to the traveling public, the majority of the work on Willis and Cortez streets will be performed at night.

Once finished, the project will significantly improve stormwater drainage, provide upgraded water and sewer utilities, and increase overall safety and accessibility for the Bashford Courts parking lot. The project is scheduled to be complete in late spring 2018.

ROADWAY — Roadway excavation will begin at the intersection of Willis Street and Cortez Street. In addition to this work, crews will be removing the old water main. To minimize the impact to the traveling public, this portion of the work will be performed at night.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 6 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday, April 15-19. The intersection of Willis and Cortez streets will be closed while work is underway. Downtown road users are asked to follow marked signage, respect the work zone, and take precaution when near construction personnel and equipment.

STORM DRAIN — Crews have completed working on new sewer main in the Willis Alley between Willis Street and the Bashford Courts parking lot. With this work complete, crews will begin installing new storm drain in the Bashford Alley, between Cortez Street and the Bashford Courts parking lot.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. The Willis Alley and Bashford Alley may be closed while work is underway. Downtown road users are asked to follow marked signage, respect the work zone, and take precaution when near construction personnel and equipment.

PARKING LOT — Installation of electrical conduits will begin within the Bashford Courts parking lot next week.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-20. The solid waste bin in the Bashford Courts parking lot will be temporarily relocated while work is underway. 24-hour parking restrictions will be in place within the Bashford Courts parking lot.

89 Widening/Roundabout

The City of Prescott and Asphalt Paving & Supply, Inc., are working on a road and utility upgrade project along Highway 89. The project limits include 89 between the 89A/Pioneer Parkway interchange and Granite Dells. Improvements include the widening of 89, water and sewer utility upgrades, removing and replacing the existing asphaltic concrete, and construction of a new roundabout near the Phippen Museum. The project also includes a new parking area for access to the city’s Constellation Trail System.

Once complete, this project will increase traffic flow by widening the existing two-lane roadway to four lanes, enhance road user safety, and upgrade utilities that serve the Prescott community. The project is scheduled for completion in spring 2018.

ASPHALT PAVING — Crews will be preparing for asphalt paving operations along 89, between the 89A/Pioneer Parkway interchange and Granite Dells, next week. Asphalt paving operations are scheduled to begin on Sunday, April 22. To minimize the impact to the traveling public, this portion of the work will be performed at night.

Please be aware of the following impacts: from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, April 16-21. One lane of traffic will remain open in both directions at all times, however, motorists are asked to please be aware of lane restrictions, reduced speeds, flaggers, and heavy equipment accessing the work zone.

TRAILHEAD — The Constellation Trailhead parking lot is now fully accessible. Trail users are asked to follow marked signage, respect the work zone, and take precaution when hiking near construction personnel and equipment.

MUSEUM ACCESS — The Phippen Museum is open during construction activities, however, access to the museum changes on a day-to-day basis. Museum visitors are asked to follow the marked signage, respect the work zone, and take precaution when near construction personnel and equipment.

Rosser Street

The City of Prescott and Asphalt Paving & Supply, Inc., are currently working on a road and infrastructure reconstruction project along Rosser Street. The project consists of removing and replacing the existing paved surface with new asphalt pavement and reconstruction of a detention basin at the corner of West Rosser Street and Campbell Avenue. Additionally, new sidewalk, curb and gutter, and driveway entrances will be replaced as needed. The project extents include Rosser Street from Campbell Avenue to just east of Eagle View Drive.

Once complete, this project will relieve stormwater runoff in areas surrounding the detention basin and provide a smoother, quieter ride for road users. The project is scheduled for completion in summer 2018.

ROSSER STREET — The first phase of asphalt paving operations along Rosser Street, from Piping Rock Road to just east of Eagle View Drive, is now complete. Crews will return at a later date to install the final layer of asphalt pavement. With this work finished, crews will begin asphalt milling operations and excavating the existing roadway along Rosser Street from Piping Rock Road to Prescott View Place.