An underpass project by the City of Fresno will have streets blocked off for at least the next two months.
Construction began on Monday on the project to create a tunnel for bicycles and pedestrians to cross under Shepherd Avenue.
The road will be closed between Perrin and Millbrook Avenues for at least two months.
The Sugar Pine Trail underpass will cost $1.5 million and is federally funded.
The project will include a 12-foot concrete tunnel under Shepherd Avenue to allow pedestrians to walk and bike freely without car traffic.
The city says the tunnel will be lighted inside and at the both entrances.
This will be the fifth trail underpass in Fresno.
The construction site is the location where 7-year-old Donovan Maldonado was run over and dragged several hundred feet last year.
Donovan was riding his bike with is family when he was hit in the crosswalk by suspected drunk driver, former Central High basketball coach, Loren LeBeau.
The City of Fresno says the project is all a part of the city's bicycle, pedestrian and trails master plan.
Construction is expected to continue until around August 27th.
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