$2.5 Million 2014 Road Program Bonding Approved By Township Council

The first step toward financing the township’s $2.5 million 2014 road program was taken at the June 24 Township Council meeting.

The council approved on second reading a bond ordinance for about $2.4 million of the cost, which will cover 27 township roads.

The work will include milling, paving overlay and resurfacing of the roads.

Included in the program are:

  • Archer Avenue
  • Canal Road from Suydam to Butler roads
  • Canal Road from Blackwells Mills to Suydam roads
  • Churchill Avenue from Veronica Avenue to Route 27
  • Commerce Drive
  • Delmonico Avenue
  • Executive Drive
  • Franklin Square Drive
  • Hadler Drive
  • Heather Drive
  • John F. Kennedy Boulevard from Renfro Road to Berger Street
  • Jensen Drive
  • Kent Place
  • Lafayette Avenue
  • Layne Road
  • Lewis Street from Berry Street to Franklin Boulevard
  • Louis Place
  • MacAfee Road
  • Marcy Street
  • Memorial Drive
  • Olcott Street
  • Pierce Street from Cottontail Lane to Belmont Drive
  • Queens Place
  • Sanders Avenue
  • Smith Road from Olcott Street to Doria Road
  • Smithwold Road
  • Tamarak Road
  • Tunnel Road

Township Councilman james Vassanella (D-Ward 5) said there was no way yet to say when which road would be worked on because too many factors go into the scheduling.

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