Strawtown Ave. curve correction

Project Information

Current Status

09/26/16: Preliminary design is underway

Project Location

The curve correction will take place just west of Prairie Baptist Rd. on Strawtown Ave.

Project Scope

The road will be reconstructed to remove the vertical curves west of Prairie Baptist Road. Travel lanes will be widened to 12' with 6' shoulders with improved superelevation in the horizontal curves.  Additional safety measures will be incorporated into the project.

Reason for Project

To improve the safety of this segment of roadway due to a higher than average number of runoff the road crashes.

Construction Details

  • Design Firm: Beam, Longest and Neff
  • Contractor: To be determined
  • Construction Start Date: Spring 2020
  • Construction Completion (Estimate): To be determined
  • Construction Cost (Estimate):  $500,000 


The design costs and Right-of-Way will be funded locally. Construction and Construction Inspection will be 80% Federal and 20% Local Funds.