City plans Frankford Ave. reconstruction project - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

City plans Frankford Ave. reconstruction project

Posted: Updated:

Another major roadway in southwest Lubbock will soon get a facelift.

Late Wednesday afternoon the city requested bids for the reconstruction of a portion of Frankford Avenue.

The project is from 98th to 114th.

It could cost as much as $5.9 million.

Bids are due on February 29th and the project is supposed to be done within a year or so.

When it's done, it will be three lanes in each direction plus a turning lane in the middle.

The money comes from Lubbock's Gateway Streets Project fund.

Companies like Xcel, Suddenlink, NTS and others pay a franchise fee to the city in order to have their utility lines in the city's "right of way" areas, which is the gateway funding source.

Copyright 2012 KCBD NewsChannel 11

Powered by WorldNow

5600 Avenue A
Lubbock, TX. 79404

FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KCBD. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.