35th Avenue and Harrison Railroad Crossing Improvements

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Description

This major street improvement project will install several safety improvements for drivers and pedestrians at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing at the 35th Avenue and Harrison intersection.


Project Highlights

  • Improve roadway approaches at the tracks, including curb and gutter, sidewalk and pavement
  • Install a raised median for access control and to accommodate new gate arms
  • New cantilevers and gate arms by Union Pacific Railroad

Goals of the Project

  • Improve vehicular and pedestrian safety at the railroad crossing
  • Upgrade ramps and sidewalks to be ADA accessible
  • Secure federal funding for railroad safety improvements (Federal Highway Administration Section 130)

Anticipated Schedule

  • Design – Spring 2017 to Winter 2020
  • Construction is expected to begin Winter 2022
     

Project Contact

Prescilla Pappas
(602) 534-7056​
Prescilla.pappas@phoenix.gov

Updated December 2020

 Project Area

 

Existing Intersection at 35th Avenue & Harrison

Photo Showing Existing Conditions at 35th Ave and Harrison St