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Upper Kirby Construction: Kingston Access Closed — Westgate Restored

Westheimer Paving, Drainage and  Streetscape Improvements Project:
 
Utility duct bank construction on Westheimer between Shepherd and Kirby is continuing next week within a 1000-foot construction zone just east of Dickey Place. Crews are expected to complete telecommunications duct work by the end of the week and the Center Point electrical duct the following week. Asphalt restoration is currently on pace to be completed within the current work area in approximately two weeks.

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Upper Kirby Construction: Project Moves East

Westheimer Paving, Drainage and  Streetscape Improvements Project:
 
Utility duct bank construction on Westheimer between Shepherd and Kirby has moved to the next 1000-foot section of work just east of Dickey Place. Crews are expected to continue with the installation of two parallel duct banks in this section for the next three to four weeks. Work will then move to Shepherd for a similar duration. The final phase of utility work will take place on the south side of the roadway between Kirby and Argonne in preparation for the continuation of underground duct work on the south side of Westheimer all the way to Buffalo Speedway.

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Work Continues Between Argonne and Dickey (story continued)

Westheimer Paving, Drainage and  Streetscape Improvements Project:
 
Crews will look to finish underground duct bank installation on Westheimer between Argonne and Dickey this week. This section has been difficult to tackle due to the fact that the ducts here must be placed 15 to 20 feet deep without disturbing other underground infrastructure.

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Upper Kirby Construction: Short Delay Will Postpone Traffic Shift to Next Week

Westheimer Paving, Drainage and  Streetscape Improvements Project:
 
While asphalt restoration did begin last week on Westheimer between Dickey Place and Argonne Street, crews were not able to complete the restoration due to several early week delays.

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Work Continues Between Argonne and Dickey

Westheimer Paving, Drainage and  Streetscape Improvements Project:
 
More of the same this week on Westheimer between Argonne and Dickey as crews continue installation of a Center Point electrical duct bank to run parallel to the newly installed telecommunications duct bank. This effort is the first section of work that will eventually bring overhead utility lines underground on Westheimer between Shepherd and Buffalo Speedway.

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