WEEKLY STATUS UPDATE FOR MARCH 16, 2017

PUBLIC WORKS & ENGINEERING


Nevada Highway Street Light Banners:

The banners on the street lights on Nevada Highway will be changed out this Saturday night, March 18. The Clean Green Boulder City spring banners will be installed.

City Wide Pest Control Services 2017:

This annual service contract was advertised for bids on Thursday, March 9, 2017. Bids are due on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. This contract is to provide pest control services at various City facilities. This is an annual contract with an option to renew for up to 3 years upon agreement of both the City and the contractor.

La Plata Utility Conduits:

This project was advertised for bids on Thursday, March 9, 2017. Bids are due on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. This project is the installation of utility conduits and equipment pads on Northridge Drive and La Plata Place.

2016-17 Slurry Seal:

This project was advertised for bids on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Bids are due on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. This project is to crack and slurry seal various streets in Boulder City. The project also includes the sealing the pavement at the City Shops.


Whalen Field Restroom:

The contractor, CG&B Enterprises, Inc., installed and grouted the block walls this week. They also worked on the interior plumbing wall in the restroom and began work on the roof.

Utah Street Reconstruction:

The contractor, Aggregate Industries, continued work preparing grade and paving Utah Street this week.

The traveling public is requested to follow the traffic control signage and flaggers as Aggregate works through intersections building grade and paving.

Boulder Creek Restroom – Building Construction:

The contractor, SHF International, LLC, is continuing work installing restroom fixtures, the metal roofing and they are scheduled to pour the concrete sidewalk around the restroom this Friday.

City Shops Fuel Station:

Staff provided comments on the electrical plans last week to the contractor, High Desert Petroleum. Staff is waiting for their resubmittal for review.

US93 Conduit Repairs:

The contractor, Mountain Pine Construction, worked with Electric Division crews to make the final two conduit connections to existing equipment last week. They worked on completing punch list items this week.

US93 Conduit Repairs Phase II:

This project was awarded to King Communications at the March 14, 2017 City Council meeting. Staff is working with the contractor to process the contracts and schedule the pre-construction conference. This project is the next phase of utility conduits, vaults and equipment pads to replace aging facilities along US93. Work on the south side will be between Juniper Way and Madrone Street. Work on the north side will be from Yucca Street to Marshall Plaza.

North Escalante Utility Conduits:

The contractor, Muller Construction, set and poured the equipment pads and worked on patching their trenches this week.

Solar PV Power Array Installation:

The pre-construction conference with Bombard Electric has been scheduled for Monday, March 20, 2017. This project includes the design, permitting and construction of a solar shade cover in the parking area on the northwest end North Escalante Park. The contractor will utilize solar panels donated to the City for the project. Nissan also donated four electric vehicle chargers to the City that Bombard will install as part of the project.


Boulder City Parkway Complete Street Improvements:

Public Works and our consultant, CA Group, are continuing conducting individual stakeholder meetings with businesses on US93 to review the proposed improvements in front of their businesses and gather their input. The meetings continue to go well and we are receiving good input from everyone. The CA Group is reaching out to more of the stakeholders to schedule meetings with any that are interested.

Southwest Gas Main Work:

Southwest Gas’ contractors, NPL and APL, are continuing work in numerous areas around town over the next several weeks. Their work will include partial lane closures to facilitate their work and to remove and replace asphalt.

Public Works Permit Processing:

The Public Works Department Engineering Division processed 35 private project reviews and permits in the month of February as follows:

11 – Building Department Reviews
16 – Excavation Permits
04 – Traffic Control Plan Reviews
02 – Obstruction Permits
02 – Utility Investigations