Classifieds Business Directory Jobs Real Estate Autos Legal Notices ePubs Subscribe Archives
Today is October 31, 2014
home newssports feature opinion fyi society obits multimedia

Front Page » September 10, 2013 » Carbon County News » Helper paving to begin by month's end
Published 416 days ago

Helper paving to begin by month's end


Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints

By JOHN SERFUSTINI
Sun Advocate associate editor

Repaving of Helper streets torn up by the infrastructure rebuild should begin before the end of September, representatives from Franson Civil Engineers told the city council last week.

Chad Brown said that the repaving of south Main Street is slated first because it is an important link to Spring Glen and other parts of the city.

Franson will also be working with contractors east and west of the highway to determine a good place to stop work before cold weather sets in. Repaving with a permanent surface requires warm temperatures.

Since no one can predict when the cold snap will begin, work on 100 West Street will probably be done block by block. This will avoid having a long stretch of road being unpaved through the winter months.

Meanwhile, Councilman Robert Bradley urged that next season's work in the area around Sally Mauro Elementary has got to be done early, to avoid a repeat of the transportation issues at Helper Junior High.

While the lack of direct bus access to the junior high is inconvenient, he said, it is completely unacceptable for small children to negotiate city streets.

Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints


Top of Page


 
Carbon County News  
September 10, 2013
Recent Local News
Quick Links
Subscribe via RSS
Related Articles  
Related Stories



Best viewed with Firefox
Get Firefox

© Sun Advocate, 2000-2013. All rights reserved. All material found on this website, unless otherwise specified, is copyright and may not be reproduced without the explicit written permission from the publisher of the Sun Advocate.
Legal Notices & Terms of Use    Privacy Policy    Advertising Info    FAQ    Contact Us
  RSS Feeds    News on Your Site    Staff Information    Submitting Content    About Us