Location: 

Modesto Residential Streets

City or County Responsible for Project: 

City of Modesto

Award Category: 

Roads: Efficient and Sustainable Road Maintenance, Construction and Reconstruction Projects.

Narrative Description Of Your Entry: 

In May of 2016, the City of Modesto Streets Division implemented a slurry seal preventative maintenance program. Our goal was to complete 40 lane miles in our first season. After a successful season, we exceeded our goal by completing 76.8 lane miles of residential street slurry seal. This preservation program which adds to the lifespan of our residential streets has been received in a positive manner by the citizens. Not only does the slurry add a new wear surface, it protects the base by preventing water penetration, and it also gives a new aesthetic value to the street that has been very pleasing to the citizens of Modesto. We provided our citizens a value product at a final cost of $1.08 per square yard.

Submitted by: 

Steve Fischio

Title: 

Operations Manager

Organization: 

City of Modesto Public Works Department

Address: 

1609 8th Street

Phone: 

209-342-2222

Fax: 

209-491-4330

Email: 

sfischio@modestogov.com

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