5th St Improvements

The purpose of this project is to enhance traffic safety and facilitate operational efficiency. The location of the proposed project is along 5th Street, from R. Cardinal Airport Road to Bridge Avenue.


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The purpose of this project is to enhance traffic safety and facilitate operational efficiency. The location of the proposed project is along 5th Street, from R. Cardinal Airport Road to Bridge Avenue. To enhance traffic safety, traffic calming improvements, such as narrower lanes, will be added. To facilitate operational efficiency, roundabouts will be constructed at the following intersections: 5th Street and Bridge Avenue; 5th Street and the Southbound interchange ramps; 5th Street and Kentuck Park Road; 5th Street and R. Cardinal Airport Road. There will be pedestrian improvements. Signals, where roundabouts are to be constructed, will be removed. The remaining signalized intersection, at Main Avenue, will be re-timed for more efficient operation. The purpose of this public involvement meeting is to inform the public of the design features for the project. The Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) is interested in obtaining input from the people