(Riverton, Wyo.) – Here is this week’s Riverview Road and Federal Boulevard/Monroe Avenue construction updates from the Wyoming Department of Transportation.
Riverview Road: The Henry Drive intersection with Riverview Road is scheduled to close Monday, May 5, through Wednesday, May 7, to allow workers with prime contractor Jerry Bornhoft Construction, Inc., of Riverton to continue installing sanitary sewer. During the closure of Henry Drive, Henry Drive residents will be required to detour to and from their homes via Mary Drive.
The contractor does not plan to work on the Riverview Road highway improvement project on Saturday, May 3, and citizens are reminded to travel slowly through the work zone.
The project public weekly is 1 p.m. every Thursday at the City of Riverton’s Public Works Building on Monroe Avenue, and citizens and business owners are invited.
Federal Boulevard/Monroe Avenue: Scheduled work next week (May 5-9) includes excavation in the Washington Avenue/Federal Boulevard intersection. During this work in the middle of Federal Boulevard, traffic will be diverted around the work — northbound traffic will travel on the east side of Federal, while southbound traffic will be routed around the work on the west side of Federal.
Storm sewer installation is scheduled to continue toward Washington in the coming week. Installation of conduit for the new Federal/Monroe traffic signal wiring is scheduled this coming week, and citizens should expect traffic delays due to the Federal/Monroe conduit work.
Project subcontractor Archer Construction of Riverton does not plan to work on Saturday, May 3. Citizens are reminded that all business accesses are being maintained, and all businesses are open. Citizens are also reminded of the reduced 25 mph speed limit and 10-foot width restriction on Federal Boulevard.
The project public meeting is 2 p.m. every Thursday at El Durango on Federal Boulevard, and citizens and business owners are invited.
Prime contractor Reiman Corp., of Cheyenne is scheduled to implement an approximate six-week closure of East Monroe Avenue about May 31 on the east leg of the Federal/Monroe intersection. During this closure, all citizen and commercial traffic using East Monroe Avenue will be detoured around the intersection via Park Avenue and back to Federal, or via Webbwood Road and back to Federal.