Capital Improvement Project Update - SPRING 2019

Roadway Capital Improvement Projects

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Chambers Road Widening

(Work consists of widening Chambers Road between Hess Road and Mainstreet)

The roadway widening project is complete.  The median landscaping project between the Hess Road and Heirloom Parkway intersections has been completed.  The Town has substantially completed the median improvements on Chambers Road between Heirloom Parkway and Mainstreet.  Due to a lack of an irrigation water source for this section of roadway, improvements will consist of decorative rock and lighting.

Cottonwood Drive Widening

(Work consists of widening Cottonwood Drive between Jordan Road and Cottonwood Way intersections)

Design work has commenced and it is anticipated that the design will be completed in 2019.  Due to budget constraints, the funding for the widening construction is not anticipated to be available until 2020.

Parker Road Sidewalk Project

(Work consists of installation of a sidewalk on the eastside of Parker Road between the Sulphur Gulch Trail (south of Mainstreet) to just north of Plaza Drive)

Construction of this partially federally funded project is complete

Parker Road SidewalkProject - South

(Work consists ofinstallation of a multi-use trail/sidewalk on the west side of Parker Roadbetween the Twenty Mile Road intersection to the Hess Road intersection with aspur to the Cherry Creek Trail)

Design on thisproject has commenced.

Summerset Lane Extension Project

(Work consists of extending Summerset Lane east of Pine Drive)

Construction of the roadway project is complete.  Installation of the proposed traffic signal at the Pine Drive/Summerset Lane intersection is pending the outcome of a Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) warrant analysis.

Jordan Road Widening

(Work consists of widening Jordan Road from Hess Road to Bradbury Parkway)

Roadway widening construction is complete.  Median landscaping on the three (3) medians between Hess Road and Bradbury Parkway is compete.    View more information on this project.

Motsenbocker Road Widening

(Work consists of widening Motsenbocker Road from the Clarke Farms subdivision to the Todd Drive intersection)

The project was competitively bid in January/February with Town Council award of the construction contract approved on February 19th. Construction is anticipated to commence in April and conclude in the fall of 2019. Due to significant storm sewer improvements being required on the project, Motsenbocker Road will be closed during the summer shutdown of the adjacent American Academy school to allow for expedited construction with a detour provided.

Kings Point Way

(Work consists of construction of Kings Point Way between Cottonwood Drive and proposed Aurora Parkway)

Kings Point Way is a proposed collector roadway on the east side of Parker Road (State Highway 83) between Cottonwood Drive and proposed Aurora Parkway (located in Arapahoe County).  Parker Town Council approved the proposed intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with the City of Aurora in January and this IGA was subsequently approved by the City of Aurora in March.  Construction is currently anticipated to commence in 2019.

Chambers Road/Cottonwood Drive Traffic Signal

(Work consist of a installation of a mast arm traffic signal at the Chambers Road/Cottonwood Drive intersection)

The project is complete.

Hess Road/Country Meadows Commercial Traffic Signal

(Work consists of installation of a mast arm traffic signal at the Hess Road/Country Meadows commercial access located west of Parker Road)

The project was competitively bid in March and scheduled for Town Council review/award in April. Construction is anticipated to commence this summer and be completed late-2019.

Canterberry Parkway/Idyllwilde Drive Traffic Signal

(Work consist of a installation of a mast arm traffic signal at the Canterberry Parkway/Idyllwilde Dr. intersection)

The traffic signal is operational and Town staff is working to close out the contract.

Annual Maintenance Projects

Townwide Concrete Repair - 2019

(Work consists of miscellaneous sidewalk, concrete pavement and curb & gutter repairs throughout the Town)

The 2019 scope of work was competitively bid in March and scheduled for Town Council award on April 15th.

Roadway Reconstruction – 2019

(Work consists of street repairs to various locations in the Town of Parker)

The 2019 reconstruction project will be the westbound lanes of Stroh Road between Parker Road (State Highway 83) and J Morgan Boulevard. The Stroh Road reconstruction project will removed the 30+ year old concrete pavement and replaced it with an asphalt/aggregate base course pavement section during the spring/summer of 2019. Construction is anticipated to commence in April with a major traffic switch/detour anticipated to commence after Memorial Day.

Roadway Resurfacing – 2019

(Work consists of thin overlays, chip seal and slurry seal (pavement preservation) work in various locations in the Town of Parker)

The asphalt overlay portion of the project has been competitively bid and awarded by Town Council in January. The pavement preservation project has been competitively bid and awarded by Town Council in April with the temperature sensitive work planned for the summer months. 

Stormwater Capital Improvement Projects

Cherry Creek at KOA

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization between McCabe Meadows Trailhead Parking lot and Twenty Mile Road extended)

This project is currently in design with permitting and construction projected in the fourth quarter of 2019.


Facility Capital Improvement Projects

Parker Schoolhouse Plaza and Parking Lot Project

(Project consists of renovating the parking lot area between the Schoolhouse and Ruth Chapel into an interactive plaza and reconfiguring and reconstructing the south parking lot)

Construction of the Phase 1 area is scheduled to start mid-April 2019 and target completion is mid-June 2019. Construction of the Phase 2 area is scheduled to start mid-June 2019 and contract completion is October 31, 2019.

Pine Curve Property Building Demolition Project

(Project consists of demolition of two unoccupied residences just north of the Pine Drive and Mainstreet intersection)

The project is complete.

19801 East Mainstreet Building Demolition Project

(Project consists of demolition of the former Parker Water & Sanitation District building located at 19801 East Mainstreet Parker, CO 80138)

The project is complete.

H2O'Brien Pool and Building Renovation Project

(Project consists of renovating select aquatic features and equipment and improving the functionality and flow of the facility)

Design is underway with construction tentatively scheduled to start in mid-September 2019 and be complete in mid-April 2020.


Recreation Improvements

Discovery Park (formerly "The Plaza on Main")

(Project includes the design and construction of a public park and plaza located at the NE corner of E. Mainstreet and PACE Center Drive)

The project is complete.

Harvie Open Space Access Project

(Project consists of adding a left turn lane to eastbound Mainstreet at Canterberry Parkway and associated traffic signal modifications)

Design for the project is complete with construction delayed due to budget constraints.  The Town has contracted with Intermountain Rural Electric Association (IREA) for needed underground power relocation and this work will be completed this winter.

Harvie Open Space Park Project

(Project consists of redeveloping the 70+ acres north of Canterberry Parkway and E. Mainstreet into a passive open space use area)

The project is on hold due to budget constraints.

Auburn Hills Park Project

(Project consists of completing and integrating the 11-acre park that is currently bisected by the undeveloped 210-foot-wide Public Service Company corridor/ROW)

Design is underway with construction tentatively scheduled for spring 2020.

Bar CCC Parking Lot Project

(Project consists of paving the existing gravel parking lot and associated drainage improvements and new landscaping, irrigation and lighting)

Design is underway with construction scheduled to start in July 2019 and be complete in November 2019 pending funding availability.

Bar CCC Ball Park Lighting & Scoreboard Project

(Project consists of adding sports lighting and a scoreboard)

Design is underway with construction scheduled to start in spring 2020 and be complete in summer 2020 pending funding availability.

Jordan Road Undercrossing Project

(Project consists of constructing an under-crossing along the East-West Regional Trail at Jordan Road)

Design is underway with construction tentatively scheduled to start and finish in 2020 pending funding availability.






For further information on any of these listed projects, please contact the Department of Engineering/Public Works at 303.840.9546.