Bishop Sidewalk Construction Begins

New Sidewalk for West Line Street

The project will improve west line street from the Bishop Care Center to Barlow lane.

Caltrans press release:

State Route 168 Sidewalk Project in Bishop, CA

Bishop – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has begun a sidewalk project on State Route 168 from the Bishop Care Center to Barlow Lane on westbound State Route 168.  Sidewalks, curbs, gutters and driveways will be constructed on the north side of the roadway.    

Westbound traffic may encounter lane closures on SR 168 during the initial phase of the project.  Minimal traffic delays are expected. 

This project is scheduled to be completed by February 2016.

The contractor for this $910,712 project is Spiess Construction Co, Inc. of Santa Maria, CA.

For the safety of the construction crew and motorists, please be attentive to closures, slow for the cone zone, and move over one lane where possible.

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