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​North Carpenter Road Major Rehabilitation ​​​​

 

 The long awaited rehabilitation of North Carpenter Road is underway. The 2.07 mile project, which spans from Concord Drive to Boston Road, as well as 0.22 miles of Grafton Road in the City of Brunswick and Brunswick Hills, is anticipated to begin work in March 2019. This project will include the complete replacement and widening of the existing pavement, addition of turn lanes at the North Carpenter Rd./Grafton Rd. intersection, construction of a new storm sewer system, sidewalk replacement with additional curb, and traffic control updates.

The 2019 construction season is anticipated to include:
    • The construction season is expected to take place from late March through mid-November (pending weather).
    • ​The construction on Grafton Road, as well as the construction on North Carpenter Road, south of the Grafton Road intersection, will be completed.
    • Grafton Road will be constructed first, followed shortly by North Carpenter Road from Grafton Road to Concord Drive.
​The 2020 construction season is anticipated to include:
    • Construction is anticipated to take place from late March through mid-August (pending weather).
    • All work will be completed, including completion of North Carpenter Road, north of Grafton Road.​

Cost: $11.4 million
Contractor: Shelly & Sands
Start Construction: March 2019
End Construction: August 2020
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 Public Meeting Information

 
​A public meeting was held on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at the Brunswick Community Recreation Center. The purpose of this meeting is to inform the residents, or anyone impacted by the North Carpenter Rd. project, of the anticipated construction impacts, in the upcoming construction season. 

Public Meeting Presentation



 

 Anticipated Traffic Impacts

 
  • Flaggers will be used to maintain two-way traffic during periods of work prior to the implementation of the detours.
  • Grafton Rd. will be constructed in two separate 30 day closures (60 days total). During this time, eastbound traffic will be maintained and westbound traffic will be detoured.
  • North Carpenter Rd., from Grafton Rd. to Concord Dr., (2019 season) will be constructed in two separate 60 day closures (120 days total). During this time, southbound traffic only will be maintained within the construction limits. All northbound traffic will be detoured. Two way traffic will be maintained on North Carpenter Rd., from Grafton Rd. to Boston Rd.
  • North Carpenter Rd., from Grafton Rd. to Boston Rd., (2019 season) will be constructed in two separate 60 day closures (120 days total). During this time, northbound traffic only will be maintained within the construction limits. All southbound traffic will be detoured. Two way traffic will be maintained on North Carpenter Rd., from Grafton Rd. to SR 303.​