Sidewalks smoothed out for Niwot pedestrians
December 20, 2018
First, multi-colored flags began popping up around Niwot, next the appearance of cryptic symbols sprayed on sidewalks. Then came the influx of orange-vested workers and similarly colored hazard cones, huge tarps spread across pedestrian walkways, and the arrival of lots of trucks. It was clear that a big project was underway.
At least two dozen large sections of cracked and heaving sidewalk have been removed and replaced, along with curbs refurbished to meet the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirement of textured pedestrian ramps. The work is being done along Niwot Road,...