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The following is an updated summary of the roadway improvements proposed within the area of the Thayer Street and Brown University. The tentative schedule (weather dependent) is as follows:
1. Roadway Grading and Preparation: (Road Closures
· Meeting Street (Thayer Street to Prospect Street) Saturday 7-12-14 7:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M
2. Roadway Milling (removal of pavement surfaces): (Road Closures)
· College Street (North Main Street to Prospect Street), Monday 7-14-14 from 4:30 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. (Rescheduled from 7-10-14)
· Brook Street (Meeting Street to Lloyd Avenue) Monday 7-14-14 from 11:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
· Lloyd Avenue (Prospect Street to Lloyd Avenue) Tuesday 7-15-14 from 7:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
3. Placement of Bituminous Pavement (This is the first layer of bituminous pavement to be placed):
(Road Closures & No Parking)
· Thayer Street (Waterman to Hope Street) Monday 7-14-14 from 1:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M.
· Meeting Street (Thayer Street to Prospect Street) 7-14-14 from 7:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
4. Minor construction work will continue over the next few weeks and includes the following:
(No Road Closures)
· Adjusting utility frames and covers
· Curb repair and replacement.
5. Thayer Street Improvements at the intersections of Cushing Street (Corner of No. 271) and at the intersection of Meeting Street (Corners of Nos. 288-296 & No. 300). This work will consist of providing curb modifications, “bump-outs”, to provided additional sidewalk area, benches, and landscaping.
The work has been re-scheduled to start July 16, 2014. (No Road Closures)