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Contract approved to improve Cortaro Farms Road

Posted at 5:46 PM, Aug 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-22 00:46:34-04

Pima County Supervisors have approved a contract to improve Cortaro Farms Road.

According to the Pima County Board of Supervisors, the $18.8 million project will make the following improvements: Reconstruct and widen approximately 1.28 miles of Cortaro Farms Road between Camino De Oeste and Thornydale Road including multi-use lanes, curbed medians, storm drain system, cross drainage structures, retaining walls, noise walls, traffic signals, native vegetation landscaping, signing and pavement markings.

Funding will come primarily through state sources, with additional funds from County impact fees and the County allocation of Highway User Revenue Funds.

There will be a public meeting discussing the construction plan on September 13 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Quail Run Elementary School located at 4600 W. Cortaro Farms.

For more information on this project, visit Pima County's website