Shaler Township has taken road construction to a new level. With the aid of “Roadbotics” a computerized engineering system designed by Carnegie Mellon University. A comprehensive evaluation of all Shaler Township roads are assessed for consideration for the annual paving program. Using the information from this program, the road are ranked by priority and inclusion in the paving program. The Township prepares each road with new drainage including underground piping and catch basins.
The 2020 Road Paving budget is $1,475,000. The Township has budgeted these funds from the General Fund as well as the State Liquid Fuels Tax fund. The Township receives approximately $800,000 from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania from shared funding of the gasoline tax.
The bids for the 2020 road paving contract were opened in March of this year. The low bidder is Youngblood Paving for a total of $1,563,848.15. The Township has awarded the bid to Youngblood Paving and will use fund reserves for the budget shortfall of the contract. A total of 6.45 miles of roadway will be resurfaced under this contract.
Residents on the streets included in the 2020 paving program will be notified when paving will begin in their area.
|2020 Road Paving||FROM||TO|
|Balsam Drive||E. Elfinwild Rd||Ponderosa Drive|
|Bayhill Drive||Limestone Drive||Dressel Road|
|Beyrleye Avenue||Grant Avenue||Little Pine Creek Rd.|
|Chipper Drive||McElheney Road||Glenhaven Drive|
|D. Street||E Street||to both ends|
|Davis Avenue||Seavey Road||Hill Street|
|Forliview Road||Park Lane||to end|
|Greenfield Road||W. Sutter Road||to Shaler Twp. Border|
|Hazel Street||Willow Street||Maple Street|
|Holly Circle||Kimble Drive||to end|
|Iola Street||Mt. Royal Blvd.||Lucille Street|
|Kay Street||Saxonburg Blvd.||to end|
|Lederer Avenue||Marzolf Road||Woodhaven Ct.|
|Limestone Drive||Dressel Road||Bayhill Drive|
|Lucille Street||Iola Street||Vilsack Road|
|Oakwood Street||Soose Road||to end|
|Redstone Drive||Kimble Drive||Moonstone Drive|
|Regina Street||Soose Road||Parma Drive|
|Rosewood Drive||Middle Road||Middle Road|
|Lincoln Avenue||Berner Street||Centre Avenue|
|Shoreham Drive||Limestone Drive||Eastern culdesac|
|Spencer Ridge Drive||Spencer Lane Ext.||to end|
|Summit Street||Friday Road||to end|
|Venango Avenue||Anderson Road||Cambria Pt|
|Virginia Avenue||W Shaw Pl||Kleber Road|
|Willett Road||Mount Royal Blvd.||Elfinwild Road|
|Woodhaven Court||Lederer Avenue||to both ends|
|Woodland Avenue||Glenshaw Avenue||to end|