FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
||June 24, 2013
Jacques Dean, Construction Manager
Storm upgrades will cause detours and delays on Colchester Drive
beginning July 15
Port Orchard, WA) -
Motorists in South Kitsap can expect delays during a project to upgrade
storm drainage along Colchester Drive, between Puget Drive and Miracle
Mile Drive, near Manchester. Temporary road closure are expected July 15
through 18. Traffic will be detoured using Puget Drive. The closures are
during daylight hours only,7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Periodic one lane
closures are expected for the duration of he project set to be completed
by October.Access to driveways in the work are will be matinained;
however, short waits can be expected.
This drainage project replaces 3,800 feet of deteriorating storm pipe
and installs 21 catch basin structures. Once this work is completed the
road will be repaved.
The project begins July 8 and is expected to be completed by October.
The bid was awarded to Henderson Partners, LLC of Gig Harbor. The total
project cost is $583,189 and is funded by Kitsap County Roads Division
and the Surface and Stormwater Management.
This is one of several projects currently underway as part of the summer
construction season. Information about current projects is available
from The Road Report (www.kitsapgov.com/pw/roadwork.htm).
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