WEEKLY STATUS UPDATE FOR JANUARY 19, 2017

PUBLIC WORKS & ENGINEERING


Whalen Field Restroom:

The restroom footings have been staked. Staff is waiting for resubmittal of the plans from the contractor, CG&B Enterprises, Inc.

Utah Street Reconstruction:

The contractor, Aggregate Industries, is continuing work on excavation for and installation of the new underground dry utility conduits on Utah. They also worked on existing concrete removals for driveway, sidewalk and curb and gutter replacements. Aggregate is scheduled to close several side streets at Utah Street next week to work on removals for and installation of the concrete cross gutters. The traveling public is requested to follow the traffic control signage as Aggregate will be setting up detours or use alternate routes.

Cox communications began pulling in their new fiber optic cables this week. Boulder City Electric Division crews are scheduled to begin pulling in new electric cable next week. CenturyLink crews are also scheduled to begin pulling in new communications cables next week.

Boulder Creek Restroom – Building Construction:

The contractor, SHF International, LLC, is scheduled to begin work potholing for existing utilities late this week and begin over excavation for the footings.

Georgia Avenue 15 Inch Sewer Main Replacement:

The contractor, A2 Construction LLC, poured the concrete to replace the channel last week. They replaced the safety rail and also paved the trench area across the bike path on Georgia Avenue.

City Shops Fuel Station:

The Notice to Proceed was issued to High Desert Petroleum effective for January 17, 2017. High Desert has started work on their submittals.


69kV Transmission Loop:

Staff has scheduled an open house meeting for this project on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be at the Elaine K. Smith Center at 700 Wyoming Street. Public Works and consultant, HDR Engineering, staff will be present at the meeting to provide a project introduction, request public input and answer questions.

US93 Conduit Repairs:

The contractor, Mountain Pine Construction, is scheduled to begin work Sunday night January 22, 2017. Work will be performed at night from Sunday night to Thursday morning from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. to help reduce the impacts to businesses and traffic.

North Escalante Utility Conduits:

This project was advertised on Thursday, December 22, 2016. Bids are due on Thursday, January 19, 2017. This project is the installation of utility conduits, and concrete pads for utility equipment in the parking area on the west side of North Escalante Park in preparation for the construction of a solar powered shade structure over the center parking stalls.

Solar PV Power Array Installation:

This project was advertised for bids on Thursday, December 29, 2016. Bids are due on Thursday, January 26, 2017. The Pre-Bid meeting was conducted on January 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in City Hall. This project is the design and construction of a solar powered shade structure over the center, existing parking spaces on the west side of North Escalante Park. Addendum #1 will be issued on Thursday, January 19 to answer questions received from potential bidders.

Banners on US93:

The banners on US93 were changed last weekend. The new banners are the City Logo banners. These will be in place until March when the Spring banners will be installed.

Splash Park Renovations:

Public Works crews and contractor crews are working on improvements to the Splash Park. The existing green coating on the splash pad was removed last weekend by FlexGround. Centennial Concrete worked this week to install new drains. Weather permitting; FlexGround will install new blue coating in the next couple of weeks. Public Works crews are also working with electrical contractor, Robco Electric, to make improvements to the control system over the next several weeks.