Construction crews will blast rock near Regency Newcastle
October 3, 2012
NEW — 11:45 a.m. Oct. 3, 2012
Workers will begin blasting rock at a development site located at Southeast 81st Place, between 141st Avenue Southeast and Southeast 83rd Street near Regency Newcastle on Oct. 4 and Oct. 5.
Approximate blasting times are at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. The blast will only last a second.
Prior to the blast, residents will hear a warning signal from an air horn. There will be a 5-minute warning signal, a 1-minute warning signal and then the blast. After the blast, there will be a final all-clear signal.
The blasting is a part of the construction of the Newcastle Vista II plat.
Local residents have been notified and all necessary permits have been obtained for the blasting.
Contact David Lee, an associate planner with the city, at 649-4444, ext. 127 for more information.