The public is invited to attend a preconstruction open house regarding the Grant Road and Oracle Road Intersection Improvement project, Thursday, June 28, 2012, at Pima Community College -Downtown Campus, CC Building, Amethyst Room (Room 180), 1255 N. Stone Avenue, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  There will be a brief presentation regarding the overall project at 6:15 p.m.  The remaining time will be used for one on one interaction with the City of Tucson Department of Transportation staff, RTA Staff, the project consultant and the contractor.

This project will consist of widening Grant Road to six lanes from 15th Avenue east to Castro Street, and median island right turn lane modifications along Oracle Road from Alturas Street south to Rillito Street. The intersection of Grant Road and Oracle Road will be reconstructed to provide indirect left turn operations.

A public art sculpture will also be included in this project, located in the westerly median area, near the intersection.