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STREET REPAIR AND RECONSTRUCTION
Street crews are working on potholes and crack sealing and will continue throughout the winter in preparation for work on the scheduled FY2019 streets.
PUBLIC WORKS YARD IMPROVEMENTS
The Public Works Facility will have improvements made to the current gravel parking and storage area south of the main building and just north of South Pipeline Road. Planned is 24,896 sq. ft. of concrete to replace the current gravel parking area. Work will commence as soon as GRod Construction is ready. The project should take at least 4 to 6 weeks to complete, depending on weather.
Drainage crews continue to clean and clear creek and channels of debris from the recent storms across town.
Public Works crews are preparing to install a drop inlet and discharge pipe south of holes 1 and 9 to catch storm water runoff and prevent soil erosion.
Phase III of the Reclaimed Water System Expansion is being funded through a loan and partial grant from the Texas Water Development Board's (TWDB) State Revolving Fund. Bids were opened for this project on November 7th. City Council awarded the project to Joe Funk Construction on December 11th. Contracts have been signed.
Replacement of the Fuller and Far North Wells – The design phase continues to move forward. We are anticipating construction will begin early in FY2019.
Bear Creek / Fuller-Wiser / Ash & Midway Street replacement project: Survey and soils testing should be completed by the end of January. The actual replacement of the entirety of the old road surface will begin early next year. Soil boring work is scheduled to begin within the first two weeks of January.
The 44th Year CDBG Sanitary Sewer Line Replacement Project will open bids on January 30th. Construction is expected to begin in March. The areas of the Oakwood Terrace Addition affected include properties along Martha Street, Cannon Drive, Henslee Drive, Jefflyn Court and W. Huitt Lane.
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