Active Capital Projects Updates
Below you’ll find a list of active capital improvement projects and associated traffic impacts.
Click here to view projects that have already been completed.
City Park Improvement
Hagen Park Recreation Area Renovations
The City received a FRDAP grant for $200,000 to install a new children’s playground, permanent pickleball courts, improvements to the restrooms and the trail. The design is expected to be completed in early 2024, with construction commencement expected around March, 2024.
Water Infrastructure Improvements
In line with the City’s 2020 Water, Wastewater & Stormwater Integrated Master Plan, 2023 infrastructure projects include lining sewer mains in several lift station collection basins, which include Basin Areas 1, 3, 7, and 11. Inspections are complete, pending contract approval for CIPP lining. Basin areas 2, 4, 8, 9 and 12 are pending contract approval for inspections.
Lift Station Improvements
Lift Station 11
Plans are complete and now pending final regulatory permitting prior to solicitation being issued.
NE 26th Street
The redesign of NE 26th Street between Five Points and the City limits to the east has been completed. Once final approval of the plans has been received, the City may commence the construction phase of the project.
NW 29th Street
The NW 29th Street project will span from the western right-of-way of N. Andrews Avenue to the eastern right-of-way of Powerline Road and will include the following improvements:
- Milling and resurfacing the entire length of the Project; 1½ inch re-stripe, adding bike lanes and constructing sidewalk to fill-in gaps.
- NW 29th Street from Powerline Road to Andrews Avenue currently consists of a two lane undivided section with 11’ travel lanes and 5’ sidewalks on either side. Following the improvements, NW 29th Street from Powerline Road to Andrews Avenue will consist of a two lane undivided section with 10’ travel lanes, 4’ bike lanes on both sides, and 5’ sidewalks on both sides.
- Existing patterned concrete will be removed at three intersections and enhanced, raised crosswalks will be installed. Detectable warning surfaces shall be provided at the existing sidewalks and curb ramp locations in addition to any proposed curb ramp locations. All improvements shall meet the current ADA and FDOT standards.
- Drainage structures will be modified or replaced at widening. Additionally, a French Drain system will be provided as necessary to facilitate stormwater collection and swale storage.
- The pedestrian crossing signals will be upgraded to pedestrian countdown signals at the intersections of NW 29th Street/Andrews Avenue and NW 29th Street/Powerline Road.
Traffic is temporarily being detoured on NW 29th Street, between N. Andrews Avenue and NW 3rd Avenue, from November 27, 2023, at 7:30 a.m. through December 22, 2023, at 3:30 p.m. for drainage operations and the installation of the decorative stamped concrete. Access to local roads and residential properties will be maintained. Please see the below map for road closures.
Broward County Transportation Surtax Projects
These projects are partially funded through the seventh penny sales tax, which passed by referendum about four years ago.
The first two Transportation Surtax Projects have been completed, and a third project, the redesign of NE 26th Street between Five Points and the City limits to the east, is underway. This is a surtax-funded project of a county road, but city staff has been advocating for as many improvements as possible. Elements of the project include widening the sidewalks, installing a crosswalk at NE 14 Avenue, and possible landscaping, medians, and lighting. Once final approval of the plan has been received, the City may commence the construction phase of the project.
Three roadway resurfacing projects, also funded through the surtax program, are under construction. The areas affected are primarily in the central part of the City.
Engineering plans to install branded wayfinding signs throughout the City have been completed. The City Is In the final stages of project review with the County and hopes to enter an Interlocal Agreement in early 2024.