Yampa Street closures begin this week
Steamboat Springs — Construction on Yampa Street will ramp up this week, with some closures beginning Monday.
Yampa Street between Ninth and 10th streets will be closed to vehicle traffic, including the public lot at Ninth and Yampa streets, as Fox Construction crews perform work associated with the redevelopment of the former Yampa Valley Electric Association building and city crews and Duckels Construction begin preliminary mobilization work in the same area associated with the city’s Yampa Street Improvement Project.
The intersections of Ninth and Yampa and 10th and Yampa will remain open during the initial closure.
By the week of May 23, Duckels Construction is expected to begin the improvement project, starting with a sewer main replacement that begins near 10th Street.
Beginning May 23, Yampa Street will be closed between Ninth and 11th streets, including the 10th and Yampa intersection and the Ninth Street parking lot.
The sewer main replacement is expected to wrap up before July 1. Construction crews then will relocate to an area near Little Toots Park, continuing work throughout the summer on utility undergrounding, drainage, curb and gutter and sidewalks and landscaping.
A public information meeting for the Yampa Street Improvement Project is scheduled for 1 to 3 p.m. Friday at the Citizens Meeting Room at Centennial Hall, 124 10th St.
Additional details about the improvement project will be available at the meeting.
Regular public construction updates are scheduled throughout the project, with dates and locations to be announced.
A construction hotline has also been established at 970-871-7052.
To receive regular project updates via email, visit the above websites and click the “Notify Me” button or send a request for updates to email@example.com.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Anyone interested in owning an iconic piece of Steamboat Springs history now has a chance to do so.