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Missoula S 5th & 6th

Missoula S 5th & 6th

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Project Updates

November 2-6, 2020

  • Crews will be on site mid-week to install signage on traffic light poles at the intersections of Orange Street and both South 5th and 6th Streets. Single lane closures at the intersections will be necessary to complete the work but should not last more than a few hours.
  • The unpredictable Montana weather has caused some delays in the final stages of construction on the Missoula S 5th & 6th project. Final pavement grinding and painting will be completed as weather conditions allow. Any roadwork not finished this fall will be completed in the spring.
  • The project hotline is open Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, for your questions. Call 406-207-4484.

Previous Updates

October 19-23, 2020

  • Major construction is wrapping on the Missoula S 5th & 6th project. Crews will return over the next few weeks to complete pavement grinding and to add permanent striping. While this work is completed, parking will be restricted in the project area. Please watch for message board signs to indicate dates and times of the parking restrictions.
  • The project hotline is open Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, for your questions. Call 406-207-4484.

October 12-16, 2020

  • Construction is wrapping up on the Missoula S 5th & 6th project. Crews will finish the preliminary painting of South 5th and 6th Streets on October 9. This first layer of paint is a water-born paint. A second layer of epoxy paint will need to be applied at a later date. A fourteen-day wait is required before the epoxy can be applied.
  • While the epoxy paint is applied, parking on South 5th and 6th Streets may be restricted. Please watch for message boards sign to indicate dates and times of parking restrictions.
  • The project hotline is open Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, for your questions. Call 406-207-4484.

October 5-9, 2020

  • Construction is wrapping up on the Missoula S 5th & 6th project. Crews have finished milling and paving throughout the project area and striping is anticipated to take place early in the week. Upon the completion of the striping, street parking will no longer be restricted during daytime hours.
  • The project hotline is open Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, for your questions. Call 406-207-4484.

September 28 - October 2, 2020

  • Crews will finish milling the project area this week and paving will begin. Residents can expect paving to continue on both 5th and 6th Streets throughout the week.
  • Pavement must be sufficiently cooled before it can be driven on. Residents will have restricted access to driveways for approximately three hours after pavement is poured in front of each residence. Please plan accordingly. Pedestrian access to residents and businesses will remain open at all times.
  • Parking is currently prohibited in the project area between the hours of 8:00 am and 7:00 pm.
  • The project hotline is open Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, for your questions. Call 406-207-4484.