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Road work beginning in Vail Monday

Vail Daily staff report
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Vail, CO Colorado

VAIL – Crews will begin making street improvements Monday near the Solaris building in Vail.

Work will impact the west of the Solaris property, the north end of Willow Bridge Road, the area of East Meadow Drive directly north of Austria Haus at the pedestrian exit of the parking garage, and the intersection of Village Center Drive with the South Frontage Road, the town says.

Work will take place in two phases. During phase 1, which will run April 19 through June 25, utilities will be installed and roads will be repaved. During phase 2, which will run Sept. 7 through Nov. 15, snowmelt equipment and other features will be installed.



To view a map of the construction, visit http://www.vailgov.com/docs/dl_forms/EastMeadowDriveStreetscape2010.JPG

For more information, contact Todd Johnson, Weitz Construction, general contractor, 970-379-6744 or todd.johnston@weitz.com; Tom Ogg, Solaris, 970-479-7138 or tom.ogg@solarisvail.com; or Todd Oppenheimer, town of Vail, 970-390-4678 or toppenheimer@vailgov.com; or Chris Delles, town of Vail, 970-390-2543; cdelles@vailgov.com.



Phase I – Road closures:

The intersection of the South Frontage Road and Village Center Drive.

East Meadow Drive at the west boundary of the Solaris Project.



East Meadow Drive west of the pedestrian exit of the Vail Village Parking Garage.

Willow Bridge Road will be closed approximately 30 feet south of the intersection with East Meadow Drive.

Phase I – Alternate Traffic Routes (Bus, Deliveries and Vehicular Traffic):

In-town bus route will be re-routed via Frontage Road as needed; updates will be posted at the bus stops.

Village Center – Access for deliveries via Willow Bridge Road from the south.

Austria Haus – Village Center Drive will be available for access until noon on April 19. Work at the neck down at the bus gate located south of the parking garage pedestrian access as well as vehicle access will be coordinated with Austria Haus management.

One Willow Bridge Road – Access for deliveries and parking via Willow Bridge Road through Checkpoint Charlie.

Phase I – Pedestrian Access:

Village Center:

Pedestrian access from the east will be via the west exit of the Vail Village parking structure and East Meadow Drive.

Pedestrian access from the west will be via East Meadow Drive and Willow Bridge Road.

Pedestrian traffic will be diverted from East Meadow Drive to the Village Center storefront sidewalk.

Austria Haus:

Pedestrian access from the east will be via the west exit of the Vail Village Parking Structure and East Meadow Drive.

Pedestrian access from the West will be via East Meadow Drive and Willow Bridge Road, diverted to the Village Center storefront sidewalk.

One Willow Bridge Road:

Pedestrian access from the east will be via the west exit of the Vail Village parking structure and East Meadow Drive, via the Village Center storefront sidewalk.

Pedestrian access from the west will be via East Meadow Drive and Willow Bridge Road.


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