This project is 60% complete.
There are no freeway lane closures planned until sometime next week at the earliest.
Construction of retaining walls along the Florence Ave. on ramp to northbound I-5 continues. Once the retaining walls are complete, the area against the walls will be backfilled. Then construction of the sound wall on top of the retaining wall near Longworth Avenue can begin. Construction of sound walls along the east side of I-5 in this area are projected to be complete around August. Rebar of the abutment wall meets retaining wall (below):
Excavation of 55″ sewage lines on the west side of I-5, north of the Florence Ave. Bridge. Drainage lines will be installed from the east side of I-5 to the west side of I-5 to alleviate past flooding issues on surface streets (below):
Demolition of the Orr & Day bridge over the railroad tracks south of Florence Ave. continues for another week.