Archer Road (SW 16th Ave to SW 13th St) Improvements

Project Description:

Our scope of work includes making Archer Road from the intersection of SW 16th Avenue to SW 13th Street more like a campus roadway – we will be milling and resurfacing the entire corridor, tapering/removing medians, increasing turn lane storage, improving ADA access, adding in road bike lanes, replacing 2 span wire signalized intersections with mast arms, adding LED lighting and posting the speed limit at 20mph.

Project Update: 1/15/2020

Project completed.  

Project Update: 5/15/2019

The project is approximately 75% completed.  The Contractor has indicated they will be substantially completed in late June ‘19. Work will continue in the median areas of the roadway for the next few weeks. Periodic lane closures will be set up between SW 16th Avenue and SW 13th Street, Sunday-Thursday, 8:30 p.m. -6 a.m

Project Update: 3/6/2019

The construction work is currently 50% through.  Completion is anticipated in summer 2019.

Project Update: 6/12/2018

The project was awarded to Florida Safety Contractors for construction.  The work will begin 6/20/2018 and is anticipated to be completed in Spring 2019.

Contact Information:

John Veilleux
City of Gainesville Public Works
Office: (352) 393-8418
veilleuxj@cityofgainesville.org