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Project #6 Market Street Gateway Project, Phase 1

Project Description: This multiphase project seeks to spruce up Market Street from Kearsarge Way to Russell St to give the road a sense of place as the major entry for visitors to the City.  The project will redesign Market St to be bicycle and pedestrian friendly by seeking to lower speeds, provide new multiuse paths, parks and public spaces and adds landscaping and lighting.  Construction of the first phase which is from Kearsarge Way to the Albacore Submarine Museum is tentatively scheduled for fall of 2015.

Project Manager: Dave Desfosses 766-1411
Start Date: Fall 2015
Estimated Time of Completion: Spring 2016
Estimated Cost: $850,000
Funding Source: City Capital Improvement Funds
Designer: RSG