WEEKLY STATUS UPDATE FOR DECEMBER 1, 2016

PUBLIC WORKS & ENGINEERING


Daytime Water in City Parks:

The Landscape Division switched to daytime watering this week for the winter months. Irrigation systems are set for daytime watering to help prevent the formation of ice on adjacent sidewalks during the winter months. Once temperatures warm up to the point of ice forming is unlikely, the watering times will be returned to nights.


Buchanan Boulevard Manhole Rehabilitation:

Staff conducted the final inspection of the manholes coated as part of this project. All work has passed testing and inspection and the contractor has demobilized from the site.

Whalen Field Restroom:

The Notice to Proceed for the contractor, CG&B Enterprises Inc., was Monday this week. Staff staked the location for the restroom layout for CG&B.

Utah Street Reconstruction:

The contractor, Aggregate Industries, continued forming and pouring the new curbs and gutters and sidewalk on Utah Street this week. They also continued work on excavation for the new underground dry utilities on Avenue I and in the intersection with Wyoming.


Bravo Field Renovations – Dugouts:

Sunset Ornamental is finishing the installation of the roofing for both dugouts this week. They are scheduled to install the dugout fencing next week. CG&B is scheduled to pour the concrete slabs this week.

Boulder Creek Restroom – Building Construction:

The Notice to Proceed for the contractor, SHF International, LLC, was Monday this week. SHF is working on preparing their materials submittals for staff review.


Georgia Avenue 15 Inch Sewer Main Replacement:

Staff conducted the pre-construction conference with the contractor, A2 Construction LLC this week. The Notice to Proceed has been set for December 12, 2016.

City Shops Fuel Station:

One bid was received on Thursday, November 17, 2016. Staff has reviewed the bid and will make a recommendation at the December 13, 2016 City Council meeting.

City Shops Steel Canopy:

Two bids were received on Thursday, November 17, 2016. Staff is reviewing the bids.

US93 Conduit Repairs:

This project was advertised for bids on Thursday, November 17, 2016. Bids are due on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. Addendum #1 was issued on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 to provide clarification on the project duration, bonding and prevailing wages for the project. This project is the installation of new utility conduits, equipment pads and vaults on US93 in two locations. The first is from Buchanan Boulevard to Pizza Hut and the second is from Yucca Street to Red Mountain Plaza. These conduit installations, equipment pads and vaults are necessary to replace existing, old and failing electrical infrastructure causing power outages for businesses and residents in the area.