Scotland Road

Project Summary

Scotland Road, from its northern border with Orange to South Orange Avenue, will undergo a complete renovation starting in late spring of 2020. This comprehensive renovation will replace the water main along the entire road, add additional and replace some of street lighting, new paving, ADA upgrades, and several traffic safety improvements.

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Improvements

Water Mains replaced:

  • Replacement of the water main and street side service from the Orange border to SO Ave proceeding in four sections while providing temporary water service within that section.

Lighting Improvements:

  • Addition of 39 new street lights (LED gas lamp lookalike).
  • Intersection Cobra Lighting will be maintained.

Road Upgrades (Traffic Safety Improvements):

  • Repaving of the road from curb to curb.
  • Grooved pavement on center lines and curve shoulders.
  • Lanes re-centered, shoulder striping, and crosswalk striping.
  • ADA accessible intersections, ramps, and crosswalks.
  • Speed Table - raised intersection (at Raymond Ave)
  • Signage

Trees and Finishing:

  • Planting of up to 50 street trees where possible.

Schedule & Updates

Task
Date
Bid and Award
     • Completed - Awarded to Colonnelli Bros.
3/2020 – 5/2020
Construction/Installation (Water Main & Lighting) 5/2020 – 8/2020
County Paving & Traffic Calming Fall 2020 (TBD)
Street Tree Plantings  Fall 2020 or Spring 2021 (TBD)

Plans and Traffic Rerouting:

Traffic Rerouting Plans

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