Bonita Springs News


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10/13/2015 Member News

Downtown Improvements Project -Update #5


As you know, staff sent out an update on 9-23-15 to continue to keep you informed about the Downtown Improvements Project.  City staff, Wright Construction and the public information consultant, Cella Molnar & Associates (CMA), has been working hard to keep property owners, businesses, event planners, and the general public informed about construction activities.  

The next update is as follows: 

The following activities are scheduled or have recently occurred:  

    - Demolition of Old 41 continues

    - BSU installation work at intersection of Old 41 Road and Wilson continues

    - Church is demolished with the exception of the foundation

    - Business surveys – continues

    - Respond to comments and requests from businesses including access issues

    - Preparing detour maps/postcard for Phase I businesses

    - Coordination with representatives of the events continues

    - Coordination for RiverFest & Veterans Day Service underway 

A look ahead of what to expect: 

    - Felts Avenue drainage work (from Wilson Street to the Imperial River) begins the week of October 12

    - Construction of the connector road to Front Street in Riverside Park is underway and is expected to be open at the end of the week of October 12

    - Demolition of Community Hall to begin – week of October 12

    - The full phase one detour (Wilson to Felts to Ragsdale) to begin the week of October 19 

We are committed to keeping you aware of the project plans! 

Lora Taylor |  Communications Director
City of Bonita Springs
9101 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs FL  34135
phone | (239) 949-6235  •  fax | (239) 949-6239
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