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Cape Seal Street Maintenance

Summer 2018 Cape Seal Program
Cape Seal FAQs and Resources

Cape Seal Videos
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2018 Cape Seal Project
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UPDATE: June 22, 2018

Road surface pulverization on certain street segments of the 2018 cape seal project will begin the week of Monday, June 25th. Street segments subject to pulverization are illustrated on the map below.

Streets will be open to traffic throughout this phase of the project, but street-side parking will be prohibited on applicable work days. Parking prohibitions will be communicated via street signage 1-2 days prior to work and at bhamgov.org/capeseal.

One to two north-south street segments will be pulverized each work day, in a sequence progressing westward from Lakepark toward Chesterfield. Adjacent sections of Raynale and Redding will also be pulverized as the work progresses.

Weather or other circumstances may require adjustments to schedule or sequence.

An application of stone chips and slurry seal will follow - beginning as soon as Monday, July 1.

Updates will be provided as work progresses.

Procedure Map - Updated 6-22-18
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Summer 2018 Cape Seal Program

The Department of Public Services maintains nearly 26 miles of unimproved roadways through cape seal surface treatment. The next round of seal application is scheduled for Summer 2018. Streets tentatively identified for the project include:

CHESTERFIELD | Maple to Quarton 
FAIRFAX | Maple to Raynale
SUFFIELD | Maple to Quarton
PILGRIM | Maple to Quarton 
PURITAN | Pine to Redding
LAKE PARK | Maple to Redding
PINE | Chesterfield to Lakepark
RAYNALE | Chesterfield to Lakeside
REDDING | Chesterfield to Lakepark

The treatment will include a double layer of chip seal and a slurry microsurface, with some streets requiring surface pulverization prior application. Sidewalk crossing ramps in project areas will be upgraded to meet ADA requirements, where applicable. 

Cape Seal FAQs and Resources
For more information about cape seal, please view the following:

Cape Seal - Frequently Asked Questions

Understanding Improved and Unimproved Roads

2017 Public Hearing Notice

For information about the improved street petitioning process, please view:

Improved Street Petition Process

VIDEOS | The Cape Seal Process:
For more information, contact the Department of Public Services at 248-530-1700.