Tag: Wellington Street

The railroad crossing at Katy and Wellington Streets is much smoother now as the Wellington Reconstruction Project nears completion.  Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Wellington Street is Ready

It seems as if a year has gone by since work started on Stonewall and Wellington Streets.  Tri-Construction Company was in charge of the six million dollar street reconstruction and drainage project.  The Wellington Street project was almost a mile in length between the hospital and Lee Street.  Stonewall Street was a half […]

Crews empty the last truck of cement before calling it a day on Wellington Street.   Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Wellington Street Progress

Crews from Tri-Con Construction are pouring the northbound lane on Wellington Street.  Curbing, side walks and the approach to the railroad tracks will be addressed over the next month or so. The mild days have allowed for considerable progress.  Wellington Street is complete from the Loop to Oneal Street.

Paving bricks are being unearthed on Wellington Street during reconstruction.

Historic Bricks Unearthed

Crews from Tri-con Construction were unearthing original paving stones on Wellington Street just south of the Blacklands Railroad crossing.  Over a foot and a half of pavement covered the red bricks estimated to be over 100-years old. The street improvement is part of a six million dollar improvement voted in […]

The rebar gang checks the spacing before the concrete is poured on Stonewall Street.  Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Paving Progresses on Stonewall

Tri-con Construction is making significant progress on the 6.4 million dollar street reconstruction project on Stonewall Street between Stanford and Park Streets and Wellington Street.  Wellington Street has one lane paved at Joe Ramsey and Wellington going north. Several residents have expressed concern about backing out onto the northbound portion […]

Ferrell and Bernice Brown are relieved to find out that the flooding problem will soon be resolved on Stonewall Street. Image by Jim Satterwhite

Stonewall Street Rebuilding Project

The Fletcher Warren Center was practically empty as Greenville Director of Public Works, John Wright, chaired the meeting of concerned citizens last night.  “The project to rebuild Stonewall Street from Stanford to Park will inconvenience residence for about a year” Wright said.  It will be worth it in that the […]