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Twin Falls Closing Victory Bridge for Extended Period
Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) For sixty days, the City of Twin Falls is closing Victory Bridge on Victory Avenue at the Rock Creek Canyon.  This will begin on Monday, July 15th, 2013.
This bridge closure will allow for crews to complete their scheduled roadway maintenance...
Road Projects Put on Fast Track
(KLIX)-Several road projects have been put on the fast track for completion. The Idaho Transportation Board gave the green light for roughly $180 million dollars of highway construction projects. According to ITD the goal is to improve mobility, safety and economic opportunity for Idahoans...
Road Work on Canyon Springs Rd.
(KLIX)-Traffic down Canyon Springs Road in Twin Falls will be delayed. The city says starting Thursday
crews will begin installing a sewer line at the top of the grade. The project
is expected to last until September. The road will be reduced to one lane...
Glanbia Grows with Dairy Industry
(KLIX) Cheese maker Glandia is set to break ground for its latest construction project Friday. The company is  building its administrative offices and a Cheese Innovation Center in downtown Twin Falls on Shoshone street. The building will bring together about a 100 employees who are scattered i…
Road Work Extended on Minidoka Ave.
(KLIX) Drivers in Twin Falls will have to make their way around Minidoka Avenue. The city has extended its closure into next week.  Work is being done on Minidoka between Jerome and Murtaugh Streets. Crews are taking out old roadway along with an old rail road spur track...
Good News: Local Home Construction Is On The Rebound
Local building construction in the Magic Valley is on the rebound. According to the city of Twin Falls forty-five single family home building permits have already been issued through April. That compares to ninety-three for all of 2011. Lower material prices, lower interest rates, and cheaper land c…
More Sewer Line Work Awarded
The city of Twin Falls has awarded another contract for the Northeast Sewer Project. It connects the Chobani plant with the city’s waste water system. Stutzman Incorporated won the bid at little more than $75,000. The city is only funding part of the work...
New Technology Building Slated For CSI
Construction of a brand new building on the College of Southern Idaho campus is scheduled to get underway later this year.  The $6.6-million facility will be built along North College Road across from the new Health Science building.
Good News: Construction Activity Is Up!
Although things seem slow, construction activity is up. According to McGraw-Hill Dodge Reports there was a 15% increase during June in the Intermountain Area. New Commercial construction starts also saw a 10% increase, multifamily housing is up 16%, healthcare facilities are up 8%, and utility proje…
Still More Road Construction!
As the seemingly endless list of road construction projects in the Magic Valley area is trying the patience of motorists, there is yet another one to add to your list starting today.  For motorists traveling east on Kimberly Road between Twin Falls and Kimberly, the right-hand lane will be clos…
More Road Work Starts Soon
Planned roadwork in the Magic Valley area will try motorists patience again this summer.  With winter winding down some of the projects put on hold by the winter will start up again and there are some new projects for this summer also.