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Posted on: March 7, 2022

N Lakewood Ave / E Oakland Ave Reconstruction

The City is making improvements to the stormwater system on N Lakewood Avenue and E Oakland Avenue in order to treat stormwater before it reaches Starke Lake.

The improvement project also includes a new brick roadway surface,15 on-street parking spaces, and 10’sidewalks.

The following provides an overview of the construction schedule.

  • Bump in the Road - Unsuitable soils were discovered under the existin...
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City Construction Projects - Downtown
Posted on: March 7, 2022

Downtown Sewer Extension (North Alley)

As part of the downtown sewer initiative, the City extended gravity sewer lines by 662 feet north of McKey Street to serve six downtown businesses and one residential home on McKey Street.

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City Construction Projects - Downtown
Posted on: March 7, 2022

W Oakland Avenue Streetscape

The vision for W. Oakland Avenue is to be redeveloped as a mix-use corridor providing retail, dining, office, and living opportunities.

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City Construction Projects - Downtown
Posted on: March 7, 2022

City Hall

The existing city hall was built when our population was half of what it is today; Now, more room is needed to house staff and resources necessary to perform City services.

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City Construction Projects - Downtown
Posted on: March 7, 2022

Downtown Master Stormwater Pond & Park

Located on Cumberland Avenue south of Franklin Street.

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City Construction Projects - Downtown