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Posted: Monday, May 14, 2012 12:00 am | Updated: 6:08 am, Mon May 14, 2012.

A kickoff ceremony for upcoming safety improvements on Highway 12 will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday just south of the Tower Park Marina turn from the two-lane highway.

Speakers will include Lodi City Council member Larry Hansen, Andrew Chesley of the San Joaquin Council of Governments and Carrie Bowen of the California Department of Transportation.

The $20.5 million project, scheduled to begin later this month, will include improvement from Flag City to Rio Vista.

Contact reporter Ross Farrow at rossf@lodinews.com.

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3 comments:

  • Brian Dockter posted at 8:33 am on Mon, May 14, 2012.

    Brian Dockter Posts: 2742

    Plan envisons highway 12 improvements

    http://www.dailyrepublic.com/featured-stories/highway-12-improvements-proposed/

     
  • Brian Dockter posted at 8:28 am on Mon, May 14, 2012.

    Brian Dockter Posts: 2742

    Hmm,

    Didn't the gridlock holding up the improvements to 12 start about the same time those organizations lost out in keeping I-5 from being completed?

     
  • Brian Dockter posted at 7:45 am on Mon, May 14, 2012.

    Brian Dockter Posts: 2742

    The debate to improve 12 has been going on for at least 3 decades. Now it's finally coming to fruition. It didn't have to take so long. I remember the gap on I-5 from Stoc kton to just south of Sacramento that took forever to get completed back in the 70's because of probably the same farm organizations that has kept 12 from being improved. Talk about gridlock.

     

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