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Projects to Watch

By Eric Jay Toll for The Arizona Builder’s Exchange

Parker is preparing for pavement preservation and new curb and gutter construction on California Ave. in the vicinity of the new Colorado River bridge. ADOT expects to seek bids for the project beginning in July. The eastbound lanes of the Caltrans-built Parker-to-California Colorado River bridge may be carrying traffic before the end of July. The new four lane bridge replaces the 1937 current structure. The second two-lane span will finish in 2013

K & I Homes LLC is the designer for developer KT777, LLC, for the new Bauhaus Flats Studios and Lofts on the northeast corner of Scottsdale and Thomas roads in south Scottsdale. With city zoning approval completed, the developer will be looking for a GC to start construction in the fall.

Coe & Van Loo Engineers are designing the expanded Scottsdale campus for Notre Dame Preparatory School on the southwest corner of 98th St. and Bell Rd. to handle an addition 200 students. A performing arts center, gymnasium expansion, and classrooms are being added to the campus. Construction may start later this summer, depending on when the city approves the permits.