Beginning June 16, 2014, Viking Construction., under contract with the City of Lubbock, will begin applying Micro-Surfacing and a Cape-Seal on major thoroughfares. The cape seal will take place during the daytime hours and the hours of operation will be between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Then, approximately 48 hours later, the 2nd and 3rd course will begin with the hours of operation being between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. There will be construction activity at different times during this process resulting in occasions when the roadway could be blocked off without workers present. Starting June 17, 2014, night work will begin on 82nd Street between Frankford and Slide.
The following thoroughfares will be affected at different times during this process.
82nd Street – from Frankford to Elgin Ave.
82nd Street – from University Ave to Ave U.
University Avenue – from 82nd St. to 98th St.
Indiana Avenue – from South Loop 289 to 98th St.
Quaker Avenue – from South Loop 289 to 82nd St.
University Avenue – from South Loop 289 to 50th St.
Motorists are urged to allow extra time for delays or to find alternate routes. This work will take approximately 4-6 weeks to complete dependent upon weather and construction.