Curious as to why construction crews are busting up the roads near Girard Park and the Oil Center?
The road closure & construction at Girard Park Drive & Hospital Drive is for a new roundabout.
The Public Works Department announced that the intersection of Hospital Drive at Girard Park Drive is scheduled to be closed for approximately 8-months, which started Monday, November 11, 2019.
Roundabouts are proven to reduce congestion and the number of accidents that typically occurs at conventional intersections.
Below is a submitted plan of how the new roundabout will look.