News Flash Home
The original item was published from 10/19/2021 3:18:16 PM to 10/19/2021 3:29:10 PM.

News Flash

City Press Releases

Posted on: October 19, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Valpo Roadway Projects Moving Forward

Multi Mile Project

Valparaiso roadway enhancement projects are taking shape, preparing to make travel more efficient and add life to travel surfaces, according to City Engineer Mike Jabo. Some of the newest updates include: 

  • Silhavy project
    Beginning Oct. 19 southbound traffic will now travel on the east lanes as work begins on the west lanes. Similarly, at the Silhavy/Evans intersection, the roadway will open east of Evans and work will begin on the west side. The work on the west sides of the roadways is anticipated to move more quickly than the east and the project is expected to be substantially complete by Thanksgiving, weather permitting. Access to business and residences has been maintained throughout the project.
     
     The Silhavy project includes new curt, gutter, storm sewer, plus a new signal and added turn lanes at the intersection of Silhavy and Evans.
     
  • Multi-mile project
    This multi-mile project continues with improvements to Calumet Avenue from Morgan to Bullseye Lake, Roosevelt Road from LaPorte to Calumet, and Morgan Boulevard from Lincolnway to Calumet. To minimize disruption, much of this work in commercial areas has been accomplished during overnight hours, allowing crews to complete up to twice as much work as a daytime schedule. Striping will soon be complete at the Vale Park/Calumet/Roosevelt roundabout and work on all three roadways is expected to be substantially complete by Thanksgiving.
     
    The multi-mile project includes structural resurfacing that will substantially extend the life of the roadway, plus pavement markings, curb repairs and sidewalk repairs along the roadway, including ADA ramps to improve accessibility.  

  • Neighborhood, sidewalk and alley improvements are also underway, with individual neighborhoods notified as work progresses.  

For more information about current City of Valparaiso projects, visit https://tinyurl.com/ValpoProjects.

 

Read Press Release
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City Press Releases

02-2021 Lincolnway (9)

Valpo Prepares for Winter

Posted on: December 8, 2021
Journeyman

Journeyman Breaks Ground in Valpo

Posted on: December 3, 2021
Good Neighbor 2021-Susie Hord

Susie Hord Named Good Neighbor

Posted on: November 29, 2021

Roadway Projects Wrapping for Season

Posted on: November 24, 2021
10-2020 Vale Park Pathway (2)

Leaf Pickup Continues

Posted on: November 23, 2021
Neighborhood Grants 2022

Valpo Offers Neighborhood Grants for 2022

Posted on: November 15, 2021

Shop Valpo Campaign

Posted on: November 15, 2021
Valparaiso placeholder

Fire Department Statue Dedication

Posted on: October 19, 2021
10-2020 Vale Park Pathway (2)

Leaf Pickup

Posted on: October 15, 2021
Graphic Button Template - City Services (Hover)

Valpo City Services Recognized

Posted on: October 13, 2021
Valparaiso placeholder

Neighborhood Workshop 2021

Posted on: October 1, 2021
Multi Mile Project

Valpo Begins Multi-Mile Road Project

Posted on: September 20, 2021
Valparaiso placeholder

Valparaiso Passes Ordinance for Golf Carts

Posted on: September 3, 2021

Valpo Swears In Mayor's Youth Council

Posted on: August 24, 2021
Press Release-Valpo Hosts Guided Art Walk

Valpo Hosts Guided Art Walk

Posted on: June 17, 2021
Valparaiso Invests IN BUsiness Grant

Valpo Invests in Business Grants

Posted on: June 14, 2021
Rain Barrel

Discounted Rain Barrels Available

Posted on: March 31, 2021
Valpo Launches Updated Website Image

Valpo Launches Website Upgrade

Posted on: March 25, 2021
Amazon Bldg

Amazon Facility to Open Late Summer

Posted on: March 17, 2021
Holly Taylor

Holly Taylor Earns Accreditation

Posted on: March 15, 2021
Toolkit Cover

Valpo Updates Neighborhood Toolkit

Posted on: February 15, 2021
Ekos

Ekos Window & Wall to Break Gound in Valpo

Posted on: February 15, 2021
Get Involved (1)

Valpo Invites Input for Strategic Plan

Posted on: February 9, 2021
Warming Centers

Valpo Updates Warming Centers

Posted on: February 3, 2021
Valparaiso placeholder

Valpo Awarded Roadway Grant

Posted on: December 17, 2020
Sensory Kit Partners including Chief Balon, Lauren Orchard and Chief Dutz stand with sensory kit ite

Sensory Kits for First Responders

Posted on: February 18, 2020

Mike Jessen Named City Administrator

Posted on: January 8, 2020