CAP2010 Water Main Improvements
Contractor: FDM Contracting, Inc.
The city's contractor has been authorized to use the northeast section of VFW Park for construction staging and material storage. The area will be fenced off for public safety. Vehicles will enter/exit using Campbell Road and Sixth Street. Once the project is complete, the disturbed areas will be re-graded and restored with topsoil and seed. The contractor will also make some park improvements by planting new trees and installing new picnic tables.
Fifth Street - This week the contractor is replacing the roadway at the Irving intersection. This area will be closed to thru traffic approximately 2 weeks. The contractor will also be adjusting drainage structures in preparation to mill the roadway between Knowles and Kayser, which is scheduled for next week.
Seventh Street - This week the contractor will be adjusting drainage structures in preparation to mill the roadway, which is scheduled for next week.
S. Rembrandt Avenue - The contractor will be replacing sidewalks and driveway approaches on the east side of the street and adjusting drainage structures in preparation for milling roadway, which is scheduled for next week.
S. Altadena Avenue - The contractor will finish replacing curbing, driveway approaches, sidewalks and ramps on the east side of the roadway and adjusting drainage structures in preparation for milling roadway, which is scheduled for next week.
S. Vermont Avenue - This week the contractor will perform the final water main connections and then begin work on pavement restoration.
Helene Avenue - The contractor is continuing clean-up and restoration work this week.
Longfellow Avenue - The contractor will finish addressing private water services that are lead or galvanized this week. Once complete, the contractor will schedule the final water main connection. Any residents affected will receive a door hanger in advance with the date, time and duration of the shut-off.
11 Mile Road - Water main installation is finishing up this week. Then the new water main will undergo testing.
Farnum Avenue - Work is tentatively scheduled to begin the third week of September. The new water main will be installed via directional drilling and there will be intersection closures at the following locations to allow for water main installation:
- E. Farnum Avenue & N. Dorchester Avenue intersection
- E. Farnum Avenue & N. Kenwood Avenue intersection
Residents on Dorchester Avenue will still be able to enter/exit their block via Forest Avenue to the north and residents of Kenwood Avenue will be able to enter/exit via University Avenue or 11 Mile Road to the south.