Highway 12 will slowly, surely get safer, officials say
- Upcoming Highway 12 projects in San Joaquin County
Tower Park Marina
Project: Realign Tower Park Way-Glasscock Road
intersection by constructing a road that will provide access to
Tower Park Marina from westbound Highway 12 that will require three
right turns and going under the highway to get to the south side of
the highway. Will also include wider shoulders on both sides of
Highway 12 and add turn lanes at various intersections between
Interstate 5 and Tower Park Way and expanding the Park-and-Ride at
Cost: $20.9 million financed by State
Transportation Improvement Program Regional Improvement Program and
the Measure K half-cent sales tax measure in San Joaquin
Schedule: Advertise for bids Aug. 11; open bids
Oct. 5; sward contract Oct. 19, begin construction on March 1,
2012; complete project on March 1, 2014.
Location: Between Potato Slough and Mokelumne
River bridges, west of Tower Park Marina.
Project: Widen shoulders and install rumble
Cost: $35 million through the State Highway
Operation and Protection Program.
Construction: Begins August 2012.
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Posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2011 12:00 am
Updated: 12:35 pm, Mon Jul 29, 2013.
It will take some time, but Highway 12 will slowly but surely
become a safer road between Lodi and Suisun City, according to
public officials and consultants.
Some 20 residents of Lodi and Tower Park Marina came to the Lodi
Public Library on Tuesday night to hear short- and long-term plans
for the two-lane highway that has been the scene of numerous fatal
and major-injury accidents for years.
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 12:00 am.
Updated: 12:35 pm.