United Contractors Midwest (UCM) has been working hard on laying the final surface on the Downtown Square. This process is a moving operation and in order to proceed in a timely manner, tomorrow, August 17th, contractors will be closing the East side of the square to lay the final surface. Monday, August 21st contractors will proceed with laying the final layer on the West side of the Square and traffic will be closed on the West side during this time.
Starting Tuesday, August 22nd, weather permitting, contractors will be striping all areas of the Downtown. This process will take two days to complete. Contractors will then be cleaning and tidying up any loose ends. The final wrap up meeting with contractors and engineers has been scheduled for next Thursday, August 24th at 2:00pm in the City Hall Community Room. The completion date for the Downtown Revitalization Project is August 25, 2017.
“This has been a great project to be a part of and I look forward to the community, visitors, and students enjoying our beautiful downtown,” stated Downtown Development Director, Kristin Terry.