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Contract # D256735

Contract Name:

Reconstruction of Nassau Expressway


Agency:New York State Department of Transportation
Engineer:New York State Department of Transportation
Contract Amount:$11,335,000
Contract Completion:1998
Percent Completed By Ecco:75%
Scope of Work:
The widening and complete reconstruction of the existing Nassau Expressway (Interstate 878) in the Town of Hempstead in Nassau County, New York. As part of the road widening a sixty inch diameter reinforced concrete storm drainage pipe was installed for the entire length of the project. Large retention basins were constructed on both sides of the Nassau Expressway at the low end of the new storm drainage line. A concrete noise wall was constructed at the west Right-of-Way line, adjacent to private homes. Both retention basins were required to be constructed utilizing wetland plants.
The project also included street lighting, traffic signs, landscaping, planting and new traffic control system.