Orchard Lane Area Street & Utility Reconstruction Project

Overview


This proposed project includes the reconstruction of streets in the Orchard Lane area in the summer of 2019. The proposed project includes replacement of water main under the street and water services from the water main to your property line, sanitary sewer repairs and stormwater management improvements. Pavement of West 64th Street will be rehabilitated with spot curb and gutter repairs along with replacement of a section of water main.

An adjustment to the City’s standard working hours for the contract has been approved by the City Engineer to be 7 am - 7 pm on Mon.- Fri. and 8 am - 5 pm on Sat. throughout the duration of the project.


​Project Updates



November 14, 2019  

Phase 2: Street signs will be installed on Monday, November 18th as the project is being wrapped up for this fall.  Temporary stabilization has been put in place to control erosion until sod can be laid next spring.  Planting in the rain garden as well as tree planting, will also take place in the spring of 2020.
  

November 4, 2019  

Phase 2: Restoration is underway.  Irrigation systems and pet fences will be repaired tomorrow.  Permanent mailboxes will be put back in place on Friday and street signs will be installed later this week or early next week.  Landscaping will occur this week and next week, as the weather allows.  Temporary stabilization will be put in place to control erosion until sod can be laid next spring.  Work is also being done on the rain garden and planting in the garden as well as tree planting, will take place in the spring of 2020.








Project Schedule


Public Hearing October 22, 2018
Council Approves Plans & Specifications; Orders Ad for Bid              November 13, 2018              
Public Information Meeting January 17, 2019
Assessment Hearing; Award of Contract January 28, 2019
Construction Begins April 2019
Neighborhood Meeting April 24, 2019
Substantial Completion September 2019
Final Completion June 2020
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