Kolb Road: Connection to Sabino Canyon Road

Overview

The City of Tucson, in conjunction with the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA), is planning improvements to Sabino Canyon Road from just south of Tanque Verde Road to Kolb Road. The proposed improvements would include two lanes of traffic in each direction, bike lanes and a multi use path or  sidewalks along Sabino Canyon Road. This project is part of the $2.1 billion, 20-year RTA plan that was approved by voters in May 2006

Downtown Intermodal Center Pedestrian Safety and Bus Access Improvements

Project Description:

The Downtown Intermodal Center (DIMC) Pedestrian Safety and Bus Access Improvements project was undertaken by the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT) to improve bus access to the Ronstadt Transit Center (RTC) and to improve pedestrian facilities such as sidewalks and curb access ramps within the immediate area around the transit center to make them compliant with current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) guidelines.  

The project consists of the following design elements:

Meet Me Downtown Night Run/Walk

Downtown will be the host of the Seventh Annual Meet Me Downtown Night Run/Walk on Saturday, June 1, 2013.  The main run/walk begins at 7 p.m. and ends at 10 p.m.  There is also a free Children’s one mile run/walk starting at 6:30 p.m. For more information on the Meet Me Downtown Night Run/Walk, please visit: http://www.azroadrunners.org/races/detail/mmd

Pavement Preservation Program: Microsurfacing

Intermountain Slurry Seal, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), will be micro-surfacing City streets on the following dates and times at the following locations:

Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. 
12th Avenue - Santa Paula Street to Los Reales Road. 
Campbell Avenue - Glenn Street to Third Street. 

Friday, May 31, 2013 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Campbell Avenue - Glenn Street to Third Street.
Swan Road - Grant Road to the Rillito River.

Public Input Report

The Public Input Report uses a spreadsheet to track input received from the public, the actions taken by the project team, and resolutions achieved.  The table below organizes the digital documentation of the input received, and responses given, and, if needed, substantive technical responses.

 

Spreadsheet:   Full Report (6/20/2012 - 02/21/2014)
 

Pavement Preservation Program: Microsurfacing

Intermountain Slurry Seal, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), will begin a micro-surfacing program on the following dates at the following locations:

Monday, May 13, 2013 and Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Harrison Road - Golf Links Road to Magdalena Road.
Approaches to the intersections at Harrison Road and 29th Street, Harrison Road and 22nd Street and Harrison Road and Old Spanish Trail will also be done.

Sun Link Tucson Streetcar: Congress Street Reopens to Travel

The Sun Link Tucson Streetcar project team has completed the installation of track along Congress Street from Church Avenue to Granada Avenue.  As of Thursday, May 9, 2013, all of Congress Street is open to at least one travel lane.  Crews will continue work on the installation of signals, the overhead contact system (electrical) and sidewalks.  The final layer of asphalt will be placed later this summer.

2013 Pavement Preservation Program: Neighborhood Slurry Seal

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013, Granite Construction Co., under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), will apply slurry seal to all the residential streets in the following neighborhoods:

May 8, 2013 -   Country Club Road to the west, Alvernon Way to the east, Pima Street to the north and Speedway Boulevard to the south.

May 15, 2013 - Swan Road to the west, Craycroft Road to the east, Fifth Street to north and Broadway to the south.  

2013 Pavement Preservation Program: Microsurfacing

Intermountain Slurry Seal, under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), will   microsurface three different sections of City roadways on Saturday night, May 4, 2013, through Sunday, May 5, 2013. The work will take place from 7 p.m. Saturday through 8 a.m. on Sunday. This work is part of the City of Tucson’s 2013 Pavement Preservation Program.

Crews will microsurface a short section of southbound Craycroft Road approaching Golf Links Road. One southbound travel lane will remain open during this work.

Broadway: Wilmot Road to Pantano Road Repaving Project

On Tuesday, April 30, 2013, Southern Arizona Paving and Construction Co., under contract with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT), will begin a repaving project to improve Broadway between Wilmot Road and Pantano Road. The work involves lowering existing water valve covers and manhole covers, milling (removing asphalt), repaving, temporary striping and raising utility covers flush with the new asphalt.