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Construction Projects

  • Contractor:  Doyle Conner Co.
  • Estimated Project Cost:  $1,150,775.60
  • Start Date:  10th Street NE/SE: May 4, 2020, 4th Street SW: June 15, 2020
  • Project Updates
    February 12, 2020 – Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 18, 2020 – City Council holds public hearing on street improvements.
    April 6, 2020 – Construction contract awarded by the City Council to Doyle Conner Co.
    April 28, 2020 – Work on 10th Street NE is planned to begin on Monday, May 4th. 10th Street will be closed from Oakland Place SE to 1st Avenue NE.  No parking will be allowed on 10th  Please park vehicles on an adjacent street.
    May 5, 2020 – The contractor began breaking concrete on 10th Street NE on Monday. They will begin removing the concrete on Tuesday.  Later this week, Austin Utilities will begin water main construction.
    May 11, 2020 – Concrete removal between Oakland Place SE and 1st Ave Ne was completed last week. Austin Utilities will begin water main construction today.  They will begin working at Oakland Place SE and continue north.
    May 19, 2020 – Austin Utilities will continue water main construction from 1st Avenue to 2nd Avenue NE this week.
    May 26, 2020 – Austin Utilities plans to complete water main and service construction this week. The contractor also plans to complete sanitary sewer construction this week.  After completing sanitary sewer, they will begin working on storm sewer.
    June 1, 2020 – The contractor will be starting storm sewer construction this week. Austin utilities has a couple of connections to make and water main work will be complete.  Work on 4th Street SW is expected to start next week.
    June 8, 2020 – Austin Utilities completed water main work on 10th Street NE last week. The contractor will continue with storm sewer construction on 10th Street NE this week.  The start date for construction on 4th Street SW has been pushed back to June 15th.
    June 15, 2020 – The contractor will continue storm sewer replacement on 10th St NE this week. Pavement removal on 4th Street SW begins Monday morning.
    June 23, 2020 – The contractor has completed storm sewer construction. This week they plan to excavate the roadway and begin installing tile.
    July 1, 2020 – Road excavation has been completed on 10th Street NE, next the contractor will be placing aggregate base. Water main construction began on 4th Street SW this week.
    July 6, 2020 – The aggregate base has been placed on 10th Street SE. The contractor will be removing the old storm sewer in the east boulevard, and begin working on the stormwater detention pond this week.  Next week concrete paving is scheduled to begin.  Austin Utilities will be finishing water service replacement on 4th Street SW this week.  Later in the week the contractor will install drain tile and place aggregate base.
    July 13, 2020 – The next step in construction for both 10th Street NE and 4th Street SW is concrete paving. The concrete contractor plans to begin work next week.
    July 21, 2020 – The concrete contractor plans to begin working on 10th St NE on Wednesday in preparation for concrete paving. After they prep 10th St NE they will prep 4th St SW. 
    July 27, 2020 – Concrete paving has begun on both 10th Street NE and 4th Street SW. The contractor will continue to work on concrete paving this week.
    August 3, 2020 – The contractor will be wrapping up concrete paving on both 4th Street SW and 10th Street NE this week. They will then begin working on sidewalk and driveway replacement.
    August 11, 2020 – The contractor will be working on replacing sidewalks and driveways this week on both 10th St NE and 4th St SW. 4th St SW is expected to be reopened to traffic at the end of the week.
    August 17, 2020 – 4th Street SW is completed and open to traffic. The contractor will be working this week on 10th Street NE to complete sidewalk and driveway work.
    August 24, 2020 – 10th Street NE is planned to open to traffic this week. All of the concrete work is complete, and the contractor plans to finish asphalt pavement on Wednesday.  Boulevards will also be sodded and seeded this week.
    August 31, 2020 – 10th Street NE is now open to traffic. Sod is expected to be completed this week.  Thank you for your patience during construction.

Project Info Presentation

  • Contractor:  Ulland Bros, Inc.
  • Estimated Project Cost:  $1,021,063.25
  • Start Date:  July 13, 2020
  • Project Updates
    February 12, 2020 – Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 18, 2020 – City Council holds public hearing on street improvements.
    April 6, 2020 – Construction contract awarded by the City Council to Ulland Bros, Inc.
    April 28, 2020 – The contractor plans to begin tree removals on April 30th. Street reconstruction is scheduled to begin on July 13th
    May 5, 2020 – Tree removals are expected to take place this week in preparation for the street reconstruction project.
    May 11, 2020 – Tree removals will continue, and are planned to be completed this week. Street reconstruction work is scheduled to begin on July 13th.
    May 19, 2020 – Tree removals are complete. Street work is scheduled to begin on July 13th.
    July 6, 2020 – A pre-construction meeting is being held on Tuesday with the contractor. Work on the project is scheduled to begin on Monday, July 13th.  No parking signs will be placed along the street the day before work begins.  No parking will be allowed on 5th St, 6th Ave or 7th St SW during the project.  Please park vehicles on an adjacent street.
    July 13, 2020 – Work began today with milling of the existing asphalt pavement. The rest of the week the contractor will be removing curb and gutter and driveways.  Next week Austin Utilities will begin water main construction on 5th Street SW.
    July 21, 2020 – Austin Utilities has started water main construction on 5th Street SW. After they have the water main installed on 5th Street SW, they will move to 6th Avenue SW.
    July 27, 2020 – Austin Utilities has completed water main installation on 5th St SW and will now begin water service replacement on 5th St SW. Austin Utilities will begin water main installation on 6th Ave SW this week.
    August 3, 2020 – Austin Utilities has completed water main installation on 6th Ave SW. They will begin working on water service replacement on 6th Ave SW this week.  They will also continue to work on water services on 5th St SW.
    August 11, 2020 – Austin Utilities will be finishing water service replacement this week. The contractor plans to begin storm sewer work later in the week.
    August 17, 2020 – Storm sewer and sanitary sewer work has been completed on 6th Ave SW and 7th St SW. This week the contractor will be working on storm sewer and sanitary sewer on 5th St SW. 
    August 24, 2020 – All of the storm and sanitary sewer work has been completed on the project. The contractor will be finishing up roadway excavation early this week.  The next step in construction would be the installation of tile and sump pump services.
    August 31, 2020 – Roadway excavation has been completed. Next the contractor will begin installing tile and sump pump service lines.
    September 8, 2020 – The contractor has completed tile installation on 6th Ave SW and 7th St SW. This week they will begin working on tile on 5th St SW.
    September 15, 2020 – The contractor will be installing tile lines on 5th Street SW this week.
    September 22, 2020 – The contractor has completed tile line installation on all streets. This week they will be working to place aggregate base on the streets.
    September 28, 2020 – The contractor has placed aggregate base on 5th St, 6th Ave and 7th St SW. This week they will be working on sidewalk removal.  Sidewalk and curb & gutter replacement is expected to begin next week.
    October 5, 2020 – The concrete contractor is expected to begin curb & gutter and sidewalk work at the end of this week.
    October 12, 2020 – Sidewalk work will be taking place on the project this week. The contractor will be starting on 7th St SW, then moving to 5th St SW, and then to 6th Ave SW.  Curb and gutter will be installed following sidewalk work.
    October 19, 2020 – The contractor will be finishing up driveways, pedestrian ramps and curb & gutter on 5th St and 7th St SW on Monday. Then they will begin working on sidewalks on 6th Ave SW.  Curb & gutter on 6th Ave is scheduled to be poured later this week.  After all of the curb and gutter is finished the contractor will prepare for paving.  Asphalt paving is planned for next week.

Project Info Presentation

  • Contractor: Ulland Bros, Inc.
  • Estimated Project Cost:  $742,136.50
  • Start Date: June 1, 2020
  • Project Updates:
    February 12, 2020 – Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 18, 2020 – City Council holds public hearing on street improvements.
    April 6, 2020 – Construction contract awarded by the City Council to Ulland Bros, Inc.
    April 28, 2020 – The contractor plans to begin tree removals on April 30th. Street reconstruction is scheduled to begin on June 1. 
    May 5, 2020 – Tree removals are expected to take place this week in preparation for the street reconstruction project.
    May 11, 2020 – Tree removals were completed last week. The project is scheduled to start on June 1st.
    May 26, 2020 – A pre-construction meeting was held today with the contractor. They plan to begin removing the existing concrete pavement on Monday, June 1st.  There will be no parking allowed on 5th Ave NE during construction.  Please park vehicles on an adjacent street.
    June 1, 2020 – The contractor will begin breaking up the existing concrete pavement starting Monday. Later in the week they will begin hauling the broken concrete away.  Austin Utilities will begin water main replacement next week.
    June 8, 2020 – Austin Utilities will begin water main construction on 5th Avenue NE this week.
    June 15, 2020 – Austin Utilities continues water main replacement this week.
    June 23, 2020 – Austin Utilities continues water main replacement this week.
    July 1, 2020 – Austin Utilities has completed water main installation and began water service replacement this week.
    July 6, 2020 – Austin Utilities will continue water service replacement this week.
    July 13, 2020 – Austin Utilities should be wrapping up water service replacement this week. Next week the contractor plans to begin storm sewer and sanitary sewer work.
    July 21, 2020 – Austin Utilities has completed all of their water main work. The contractor will then move in next week to work on storm and sanitary sewer.
    July 27, 2020 – The contractor plans to begin storm sewer and sanitary sewer work on Tuesday of this week. It should take them approximately one week to complete storm and sanitary sewer replacement.
    August 3, 2020 – The contractor will be working on storm and sanitary sewer this week. After that has been completed, they will work on installing tile lines and sump pump services.
    August 11, 2020 – Tile line and sump pump service line installation is the next step in the construction process. The contractor is scheduled to begin tile installation later this week.
    August 17, 2020 – The contractor will continue installing tile and sump pump service lines this week.
    August 24, 2020 – The contractor has completed tile and sump pump service installation. This week they will be placing sand and aggregate base on the roadway.
    August 31, 2020 – The contractor plans to finish placing sand and aggregate base this week.
    September 8, 2020 – The contractor plans to finish placing sand and aggregate base this week. After the aggregate base is placed, the street will be ready for sidewalk replacement and curb & gutter construction.
    September 15, 2020 – The contractor plans to finish placing sand and aggregate base this week. After the aggregate base is placed, the street will be ready for sidewalk replacement and curb & gutter construction.
    September 22, 2020 – The contractor is removing sidewalk this week. The next step is construction is concrete curb and gutter and sidewalk work.
    September 28, 2020 – Concrete work is expected to begin on Tuesday or Wednesday of this week. The concrete contractor plans to begin with sidewalk replacement, then work on curb & gutter.
    October 5, 2020 – The concrete contractor will be finishing up sidewalk work early this week. Curb and gutter is expected to be poured on Tuesday.  Asphalt paving will likely take place next week.
    October 12, 2020 – Paving is taking place today, and the street will be open to traffic. Please do not drive on driveways until Thursday the 16th.  The contractor will then begin working on restoring the boulevards.
    October 19, 2020 – The contractor has finished sodding the boulevards and all work planned for this year is complete. Please do not mow the sod until next spring.  Thank you for your patience during the project.

Project Info Presentation

  • Contractor: Ulland Bros, Inc.
  • Estimated Project Cost: $1,326,455.75
  • Start Date: May 4, 2020
  • Project Updates:
    February 12, 2020 – Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 18, 2020 – City Council holds public hearing on street improvements.
    April 6, 2020 – Construction contract awarded by the City Council to Ulland Bros, Inc.
    April 28, 2020 – The contractor plans to begin tree removals on April 30th. Street reconstruction is scheduled to begin on May 4th.  There will be no parking on or access to 7th Street and 9th Avenue NW.  Please park vehicles on an adjacent street. 
    May 5, 2020 – Tree removals began on Monday and will be completed on Tuesday. Milling of the existing asphalt pavement will take place on Tuesday as well.  The contractor will then begin removing driveways and curb and gutter.  Later this week Austin Utilities will begin water main work on 7th Street NW.  The contractor will then begin sanitary sewer work on 9th Avenue NW.
    May 11, 2020 – The contractor completed tree, pavement, curb & gutter, and driveway removals last week. This week Austin Utilities will begin water main construction on 7th Street NW.
    May 19, 2020 – Austin Utilities will continue water main work on 7th Street NW and is expected to begin water main work on 9th Avenue NW later this week.
    May 26, 2020 – Austin Utilities will begin water service replacement on 7th Street and 9th Avenue NW this week.
    June 1, 2020 – Austin Utilities will continue water service replacement on 7th Street & 9th Avenue NW this week.
    June 8, 2020 – Austin Utilities will be finishing water service replacement on 7th Street NW and continue working on services on 9th Avenue NW this week.
    June 15, 2020 – Austin Utilities will be finishing up water service replacement on 9th Ave NW this week. The contractor plans to begin sanitary sewer work on 9th Ave NW later in the week.
    June 23, 2020 – Austin Utilities will complete all water main work on the project this week. The contractor has begun replacing sanitary sewer on 9th Ave NW.
    July 1, 2020 – Sanitary sewer main replacement has been completed on 9th Avenue NW. The contractor will continue to work on sanitary sewer service replacement this week.
    July 6, 2020 – The contractor completed all sanitary sewer work on 9th Ave NW on Monday. They will now begin working on storm and sanitary sewer on 7th St NW.
    July 13, 2020 – The contractor will be finishing up storm sewer and sanitary sewer on both 9th Ave and 7th St NW this week. Work will begin to excavate the roadway for aggregate base placement this week.
    July 13, 2020 – Work planned for this week includes extending the gravity sewer north on 40th Street and to continue boring in low pressure service lines.
    July 21, 2020 – Storm and sanitary sewer work has been completed on both 7th St and 9th Ave NW. The contractor is now excavating the roadway to prepare for tile installation and aggregate base placement.
    July 27, 2020 – The contractor will be finishing up roadway excavation this week. The next step in construction is the installation of drain tile.
    August 3, 2020 – The contractor will work on installing drain tile on 7th Street and 9th Avenue NW this week.
    August 11, 2020 – The contractor completed tile installation on 7th St NW last week, and they will be completing tile installation on 9th Ave NW this week. They will work on placing aggregate base on 7th St NW this week.  They will also be working on sidewalk removal in preparation for the concrete contractor.
    August 17, 2020 – The contractor will be starting sidewalk replacement this week.
    August 24, 2020 – The contractor will continue sidewalk replacement this week and begin paving the curb and gutter.
    August 31, 2020 – The contractor will continue pouring curb and gutter this week. They will also continue replacing sidewalk panels.
    September 8, 2020 – The contractor has completed curb & gutter on 7th St and 9th Ave NW. They will be working on finishing driveways and sidewalks this week.  After those have been completed the streets will be paved.
    September 15, 2020 – All of the concrete work is completed on the project. The aggregate base will be graded this week.  After the base is prepared, the streets will be ready for asphalt paving. 
    September 22, 2020 – The streets are now paved. The contractor will be back to pave asphalt driveways.  This week boulevards are being prepped for sod.
    September 28, 2020 – This week the contractor will continue to work on preparing boulevards for sod.
    October 5, 2020 – The contractor will be finishing up sodding and clean-up work this week. Lastly the contractor will be raising manholes to the pavement surface.  The final layer of asphalt will be paved next spring.  Thank you for your patience during the project.

Project Info Presentation

  • Contractor: Elcor Construction
  • Estimated Project Cost: $1,171,227.45
  • Start Date: May 18, 2020
  • Project Updates:
    April 28, 2020 – Construction is scheduled to begin on May 18th.
    May 19, 2020 – Construction will begin this week with work at the 40th Street NW and Oakland Avenue W intersection. The contractor will bore a sanitary sewer line under Oakland Avenue and begin constructing the lift station.
    May 26, 2020 – The contractor plans to continue boring sanitary sewer along and under Oakland Ave this week. The also plan to continue constructing the lift station on the south  side of Oakland Ave.  Next week they plan to begin excavation on 40th St NW.
    June 1, 2020 – The contractor will begin trenching in sanitary sewer north from Oakland Ave on 40th Street NW this week. They will also continue boring in sanitary sewer along Oakland Ave.
    June 15, 2020 – The contractor will continue work along 40th Street NW this week.
    June 23, 2020 – The contractor will continue constructing gravity sanitary sewer along 5th Avenue NW.
    July 1, 2020 – The contractor will continue constructing gravity sanitary sewer along 5th Avenue NW and 40th Street NW.
    July 6, 2020 – The contractor is nearly finished with sanitary sewer work along 5th Ave NW. They continue to work on the sewer main along Oakland Ave.  They will begin work on boring in grinder pump services on 36th St NW this week.
    July 13, 2020 – Work planned for this week includes extending the gravity sewer north on 40th Street and to continue boring in low pressure service lines.
    July 21, 2020 – Sanitary sewer construction is now progressing north on 40th Street NW.
    July 27, 2020 – Underground sewer main installation has been completed on 36th St NW, and the forcemain has been completed on the south side of Oakland Ave. This week the contractor will be working to install the services to the houses on the 5th Ave NW cul-de-sac and installing manholes on the north side of Oakland Ave.
    August 3, 2020 – The contractor will be working on installing manholes and services on the north side of Oakland Ave W. After completing work there, they will resume working on the sanitary main on 40th St NW.
    August 11, 2020 – The contractor plans to continue working north on 40th St NW this week.
    August 17, 2020 – The contractor plans to continue working north on 40th St NW this week.
    August 24, 2020 – The contractor plans to continue working north on 40th St NW this week.
    August 31, 2020 – The contractor plans to continue working on 40th St NW and 5th Ave NW this week.
    September 8, 2020 – The contractor is working on the lift station this week.
    September 15, 2020 – Work continues on the gravity sewer main on 40th Street NW.
    September 22, 2020 – Work continues on the gravity sewer main on 40th Street NW. After the gravity main is completed they will begin working on sewer services.
    September 28, 2020 – The contractor will be working on sewer services and grinder pump installation on 40th St and 5th Ave NW this week.
    October 5, 2020 – The contractor will continue working on sewer services and grinder pump installation on 40th St and 5th Ave NW this week.
    October 12, 2020 – The contractor is working on service laterals this week.
    October 19, 2020 – The contractor is working on installing grinder pumps and restoring roads this week.

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