PALMDALE – The city of Palmdale has begun road construction to widen Avenue S between 30th and 45th Street East, and work is expected to continue through December 2016.
The project, Avenue S Widening Phase II (Capital Improvement Project 590), was awarded to the R.C. Becker & Son, Inc., of Santa Clarita at the Palmdale City Council meeting on Dec. 2, 2015.
The Avenue S Widening Phase II Improvements will provide three lanes in each direction from 30th Street East to 45th Street East and construct a Class I Bikeway on the south side of Avenue S for the full length of the project.
Improvements will also include traffic signals, road widening, raised medians, signing & striping, street lights, minor drainage improvements, landscaping, and other right-of-way improvements.
During the course of construction, delays along Avenue S from 30th Street East to 45th Street East will occur from mid-March through December 2016.
The project costs $11.1 million and is funded from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transit Authority (Metro) and city of Palmdale local funds.
For questions regarding the project, contact R.C. Becker & Son at 661-259-4845.
[Information via news release from the city of Palmdale.]