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Central Avenue Street Improvements Scheduled for June

COMPTON – The City of Compton’s Public Works department has announced that Central Avenue from 131st Street to Compton Boulevard will be repaved along with the installation of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant curb ramps, curb, gutter and sidewalk improvements.  In addition, there will be striping and traffic loop and sign replacements made. Construction is scheduled to start in early June 2016 and scheduled to be complete in September 2016.

On February 9, 2016, the Compton City Council awarded a construction contract ($1,531,670) to Shawnan to improve approximately 1.1 miles of roadways along Central Avenue. For construction information, please contact Shawnan at (562) 803-9977.

On March 8, 2016, the Compton City Council awarded a construction management services agreement ($156,490) to LAE Associates, Inc. to provide construction managing services for the project. For project management information, please contact LAE Associates, Inc. at (714) 993-2840.

The construction and construction management portion of the project is funded with 100% Proposition C Funds. 

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