TIGER Project

General Information
4.TIGER

The TIGER project earned its name because of the type of federal grant that is helping fund it: Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery.

The TIGER Project includes improvements to Fairground Avenue north of the railroad tracks and B Street improvements from Carlisle Springs Road north to College Street. The project features a 3-point roundabout at B Street & Fairground Avenue; a 4-point roundabout at B Street & North College Street; a paved, mixed-use trail adjacent to Fairground Avenue; sidewalk, drainage, and sign upgrades; and various streetscape enhancements including improved sidewalks, pavers, decorative lighting, landscaping, stormwater management features, benches, and bike racks.

Detailed Project Plan (Click on the photo to view full-size)
Tiger Project Detail Map



**The TIGER Project is currently on hold due to COVID-19. Please check back soon for more updates.**
Preliminary Project Schedule

Preliminary Phase
Start Date: March 2, 2020
End Date: August 22, 2020
Activities:
  • Pre-construction Inspections
  • Water Line Replacement
  • Utility Relocations (PPL, UGI, Comcast, CenturyLink) 

Stage 1
Start date:  May 8, 2020
End Date: August 10, 2020
Activities:
  • Close B Street from Factory to West
  • Install stormwater piping and stormwater features
  • Install new curbing and sidewalk
  • Install new signage

Stage 2
Start Date: August 10, 2020
End Date December 31, 2020
Activities:
  • Close B Street from West to Pitt
  • Install stormwater piping and stormwater features
  • Install new curbing and sidewalk
  • Reconstruct street
  • Install new signage

Stage 3
Start Date: November 2, 2020
End Date: April 14, 2021
Activities:
  • Close B Street from Pitt to Fairground and Fairground from railraod tracks to north of B Street
  • Install stormwater piping and stormwater features
  • Install new curbing and sidewalk
  • Reconstruct street
  • Install new signage

Stage 4
Start Date: April 14, 2021
End Date: May 21, 2021
Activities:
  • Close B Street from West to Fairground and North Pitt between A and C Streets for work at intersection of B and Pitt Street.
  • Install stormwater piping and stormwater features
  • Install new curbing and sidewalk
  • Reconstruct street

Stage 5
Start Date: May 21, 2021
End Date: October 5, 2021
Activities:
  • Close North College from A to C and B Street west of College
  • Install stormwater piping and stormwater features
  • Install roundabout at B and College
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