Construction Projects

Project Updates

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  • Contractor: Ulland Brothers, Inc.
  • Project Cost: $1,081,516.25
  • Start Date: 8th Street NW –May 31st, 9th Street NW – Late July
  • Project Updates:
    February 10, 2021 – Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 16, 2021 – Public hearing on proposed project held at the City Council Meeting.
    March 15, 2021 – Final public hearing held on proposed project at City Council Meeting.
    April 5, 2021 – City Council awards construction contract to Ulland Brothers, Inc.
    April 20, 2021 – A pre-construction meeting was held to discuss the project with the contractor. Work on 8th Street NW will begin on June 1st.  Work on 9th St NW will begin in late-July.
    June 1, 2021 – The project is set to begin on Wednesday morning. The contractor will be removing the asphalt pavement from 8th Street NW.  After the asphalt is removed, they will finish tree removals and start removal of curb & gutter and driveways.  Please park your vehicles on an adjacent street.
    June 7, 2021 – Austin Utilities will begin working on water main replacement this week.
    June 21, 2021 – Austin Utilities will continue working on water main replacement this week.
    June 28, 2021 – Austin Utilities will be working on water service replacement this week.
    July 6, 2021 Austin Utilities will continue working on water service replacement this week.
    July 12, 2021 – Austin Utilities will continue working on water service replacement this week.
    July 19, 2021 – Austin Utilities will be wrapping up work on 8th St NW this week. The contractor will also be finishing work on sanitary sewer and storm sewer on 8th St NW.  9th Street NW is scheduled to begin work on Friday, July 23rd.
    July 26, 2021 – The contractor will begin roadway excavation this week on 8th St NW. Austin Utilities will begin working on water main replacement on 9th St NW.
    August 2, 2021 – The contractor is working on drain tile installation and roadway excavation on 8th St NW this week. Austin Utilities is working on water main replacement on 9th St NW this week.
    August 9, 2021 – The contractor continues to work on drain tile and roadway excavation on 8th St NW this week. Austin Utilities will be wrapping up water main and service replacement on 9th St NW this week.
    August 16, 2021 – The contractor plans to finish up drain tile work on 8th St NW this week. After that aggregate base will be placed on 8th St NW. Storm sewer and sanitary sewer work is scheduled to begin on 9th St NW later this week.
    August 24, 2021 – The contractor has completed placing rock on 8th Street NW. The next step in the project will be sidewalk removal and replacement.  This week the contractor will be working on storm and sanitary sewer on 9th St NW.
    August 30, 2021 – The contractor will be working on storm sewer and sanitary sewer in the 9th Street & 10th Avenue NW intersection and the 9th Street & 8th Avenue NW intersections this week. Sidewalk removal on 8th St NW is expected to begin soon.
    September 7, 2021 – The contractor plans to finish storm sewer work in the 9th St & 8th Ave NW intersection and begin sidewalk removal on 8th St NW this week.
    September 13, 2021 – The contractor is finishing up storm sewer work on 9th St on Monday. They will then begin sidewalk removal on 8th.
    September 22, 2021 – Roadway excavation will be taking place on 9th St NW this week, followed by drain tile installation. Curb and gutter work has been delayed due to covid cases on the crews. Curb and gutter is expected to begin October 4th.
    September 28, 2021 – The contractor completed drain tile installation on 9th St NW this week. Later this week aggregate base will be placed on 9th  We are still waiting for the concrete crews to get here on 8th St NW.  The latest update from them is that they plan to begin work on curb and gutter next week.
    October 5, 2021 – The contractor has started curb and gutter work on both 8th St & 9th They plan to complete all curb and gutter this week.  They will also begin removing sidewalk panels for replacement.
    October 11, 2021 – The contractor will be removing sidewalk panels early this week, followed by replacement later in the week. They will also begin replacing driveways.
    October 18, 2021 – The contractor will continue working on sidewalk and driveway replacement this week. They will also be working on paving the 8th St & 9th St intersections with 8th Ave and 10th Ave, and the alley east of 8th
    October 26, 2021 – The contractor plans to finish concrete driveways and sidewalks this week. The tentative plan is to pave both 8th St and 9th St on Monday, November 1st.

PowerPoint Presentation

  • Contractor: Doyle Conner Co.
  • Project Cost: $823,551.50
  • Start Date: May 3rd
  • Project Updates:
    February 10, 2021 –
    Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 16, 2021 – Public hearing on proposed project held at the City Council Meeting.
    March 15, 2021 – Final public hearing held on proposed project at City Council Meeting.
    April 5, 2021 – City Council awards construction contract to Doyle Conner Co.
    April 16, 2021 – A pre-construction meeting was held to discuss the project with the contractor.
    April 27, 2021 – Work on the project is scheduled to begin on Monday, May 3rd. Detour signage and temporary accesses have been constructed to parking lots.
    May 3, 2021 – Construction has begun. The contractor will be removing concrete pavement early this week.  Austin Utilities will then begin water main construction.
    May 10, 2021 – This week Austin Utilities will be working on water main and water service installation on 1st Avenue SE.
    May 17, 2021 – Austin Utilities has completed water main construction and will be working on water services this week. The contractor has completed sanitary sewer main replacement and will be working on sanitary sewer services.  Later in the week storm sewer construction will begin.
    May 24, 2021 – Austin Utilities has completed water work on the project. The contractor has completed sanitary sewer work as well.  Storm sewer replacement work will take place this week.
    June 7, 2021 – The contractor plans to complete storm sewer replacement this week. After the storm sewer is finished the contractor will begin excavating the roadway in preparation for rock placement.
    June 21, 2021 – All underground work has been completed. The contractor will be placing aggregate base this week.
    June 28, 2021 – Aggregate base has been placed. The next step in the project is concrete paving.  The contractor plans to move in at the end of the week to begin the paving process.
    July 6, 2021 – The contractor is expected to move in at the end of this week to begin the concrete paving process.
    July 12, 2021 – The concrete paving contractor has begun to move equipment in today. Paving is expected to begin at the end of this week.
    July 19, 2021 – The contractor will continue paving operations this week.
    July 26, 2021 – The contractor will be back on Wednesday to finish concrete paving on the streets. Later in the week they will begin working on replacing sidewalks and driveways.
    August 2, 2021 – The contractor is working on sidewalk and driveway replacement this week.
    August 9, 2021 – The contractor will be pouring the last remaining pieces of concrete on Tuesday. They will also be working on grading the dirt in the boulevards and installing signage. Due to the drought sod will not be placed until later in the fall.  We plan to reopen 1st Avenue and 1st Street SE to traffic this week.
    August 16, 2021 – 1st Avenue & 1st Street SE are now open to traffic. Thank you for your patience throughout the project.

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  • Contractor: Ulland Brothers, Inc.
  • Project Cost: $770,390.10
  • Start Date: 19th Street NW – May 17th, 1st Avenue NW – Early August
  • Project Updates:
    February 10, 2021 – Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 16, 2021 – Public hearing on proposed project held at the City Council Meeting.
    March 15, 2021 – Final public hearing held on proposed project at City Council Meeting.
    April 5, 2021 – City Council awards construction contract to Ulland Brothers, Inc.
    April 20, 2021 – A pre-construction meeting was held to discuss the project with the contractor. Work on 19th Street NW will begin on May 17th.  Work on 1st Ave NW will begin in early August.
    May 10, 2021 – Work on 19th Street NW is scheduled to begin on Thursday, May 20th.
    May 17, 2021 – The contractor is still scheduled to begin work on 19th Street NW on Thursday, May 20th. Please remove all vehicles from your property and 19th Street NW by early Thursday morning.
    May 18, 2021 – The contractor has made an adjustment to their schedule, and will now be starting the project on Wednesday, May 19th. Please remove all vehicles from your property and 19th Street NW by early Wednesday morning.
    May 24, 2021 – Austin Utilities will begin working on water main replacement this week.
    June 1, 2021 – Austin Utilities will continue working on water main replacement this week.
    June 7, 2021 – Austin Utilities will continue working on water main replacement this week.
    June 21, 2021 – Austin Utilities has completed water main work on 19th St NW. The contractor is working on sanitary sewer manhole replacement and storm sewer this week.
    June 28, 2021 – The contractor continues to work on storm and sanitary sewer on 19th St NW this week.
    July 6, 2021 – The contractor will be finishing up storm sewer and sanitary sewer work this week.  They will also begin roadway excavation.
    July 12, 2021 – The contractor will begin roadway excavation on 19th St NW this week.
    July 19, 2021 – The contractor will be working on roadway excavation on 19th St NW this week.
    July 26, 2021 – The contractor will be finishing up drain tile installation early this week. Later in the week aggregate base will be place on 19th St NW.
    August 2, 2021 – The contractor is placing aggregate base on 19th St NW this week. Late this week, curb and gutter is expected to be poured.
    August 9, 2021 – On 19th Street NW, the contractor will be working on sidewalk early this week. Later in the week they plan to pour curb and gutter.  Work is scheduled to begin on 1st Avenue NW late this week or early next week.  A letter will be handed out to provide a specific date.
    August 16, 2021 – Austin Utilities will begin work on 1st Ave NW on Tuesday. The concrete contractor will be finishing up their work on 19th St NW on Tuesday as well.  Asphalt paving on 19th St is tentatively scheduled for late this week.
    August 24, 2021 – The contractor paved 19th St NW on Monday. Later this week, weather permitting, the contractor will begin grading boulevards in preparation for sod. Austin Utilities will begin water service replacement on 1st Ave NW this week.
    August 30, 2021 – The contractor will be grading boulevards in preparation for sod this week. Austin Utilities will be working on water service replacement on 1st Avenue NW.
    September 7, 2021 – Austin Utilities has completed water service replacement on 1st Ave NW. Next the contractor will begin work on replacing sanitary sewer manholes.
    September 13, 2021 – The contractor plans to begin sanitary sewer manhole replacement on 1st Ave NW this week. They also plan to continue restoring boulevards on 19th
    September 22, 2021 – This week the contractor will be working on roadway excavation on 1st Avenue NW. They will also continue preparing boulevards for sod.
    September 28, 2021 – This week the contractor will be working on drain tile installation on 1st Avenue NW. Sod is expected to be laid on 19th St NW next week.
    October 5, 2021 – The contractor will be finishing up drain tile installation this week. They also completed sodding on 19th  Next will be replacing curb and gutter on 1st Ave.
    October 11, 2021 – The contractor will be placing rock on 1st Ave NW this week.
    October 18, 2021 – The contractor plans to begin replacing curb and gutter this week.
    October 26, 2021 – The contractor plans to begin replacing curb and gutter on 1st Ave NW on Thursday of this week. Paving is tentatively planned for Monday, November 1st.

PowerPoint Presentation

  • Contractor: Ulland Brothers, Inc.
  • Project Cost: $1,278,099.50
  • Start Date: 16th St NE & 1st Ave NE (from Oakland Pl NE to 16th St NE) – May 3rd, 1st Avenue NE (from 16th St to 19th St NE) – Late June
  • Project Updates:
    February 10, 2021 – Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 16, 2021 – Public hearing on proposed project held at the City Council Meeting.
    March 15, 2021 – Final public hearing held on proposed project at City Council Meeting.
    April 5, 2021 – City Council awards construction contract to Ulland Brothers, Inc.
    April 20, 2021 – A pre-construction meeting was held to discuss the project with the contractor.
    April 27, 2021 – Work on Phase 1 (16th St NE and 1600 block of 1st Ave NE) will begin on May 3rd. For the residents on Phase 1 please have all vehicles out of your driveway and street.  They can be parked on an adjacent street.  Phase 2 will begin in late June.
    May 3, 2021 – Pavement removal on 16th Street NE and the one block of 1st Avenue NE has been delayed to Wednesday, May 5th.
    May 10, 2021 – This week Austin Utilities will be working on water main and water service replacement on 16th Street NE.
    May 17, 2021 – Austin Utilities will be wrapping up water main and service replacement on Phase 1 this week.  The contractor plans to begin sanitary sewer work on Wednesday.
    May 24, 2021 – Austin Utilities has finished water main work on Phase 1. The contractor will be working on storm sewer and sanitary sewer this week.
    June 1, 2021 – The contractor will be working on storm sewer this week.
    June 7, 2021 – The contractor completed storm sewer work last week. This week they will be working on roadway excavation and drain tile installation.
    June 21, 2021 – Aggregate base has been placed on Phase 1. New curb and gutter is expected to be poured this week.  Phase 2 will begin after paving is completed on Phase 1.
    July 6, 2021 – Phase 1 has been completed. Phase 2 is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, July 7th. The contractor will be removing concrete pavement from 16th St to 1814/1815 1st Ave NE. The remainder of 1st Ave NE will be removed after water main construction is finished on the west end of 1st Ave NE.|
    July 12, 2021 – Austin Utilities has begun water main replacement on 1st Ave NE this week.
    July 19, 2021 – Austin Utilities will continue water main replacement this week.
    July 26, 2021 – Austin Utilities will continue water main replacement this week.
    August 2, 2021 – Austin Utilities will continue water main replacement this week.
    August 9, 2021 – Austin Utilities will continue water main replacement this week. Later in the week, the contractor is scheduled to begin work on storm sewer and sanitary sewer repairs.
    August 16, 2021 – Austin Utilities continues to work on water service replacement this week. Storm sewer and sanitary sewer work will begin on Tuesday.
    August 24, 2021 – Austin Utilities will be finishing water service replacement this week. The contractor has also finished storm sewer and sanitary sewer work.  This week the contractor will begin excavating the roadway.
    August 30, 2021 – The contractor will be pumping out water from the west end of 1st Ave NE early this week. Once the area is dry enough, they will resume roadway excavation.
    September 7, 2021 – The contractor will be finishing roadway excavation this week. They will also begin installing drain tile and sump pump connections.
    September 13, 2021 – This week the contractor will be finishing up drain tile and sump service installation. They will also begin building back 1st Ave NE with sand and rock.
    September 22, 2021 – This week the contractor will finish up placing rock on the street and in driveways.
    September 28, 2021 – The next step in the project is curb and gutter installation. The concrete contractor is expected to begin that work next week.  Sod is also expected to be placed on phase 1 next week.
    October 5, 2021 – The contractor will be pouring curb and gutter on 1st Ave NE on Wednesday or Thursday of this week. They will also be sodding Phase 1 on Tuesday.
    October 11, 2021 – The contractor will be finishing sidewalks and curb & gutter on Monday. They will then begin working on driveway replacement.
    October 18, 2021 – The contractor has completed all concrete work on the project. Monday and Tuesday they plan to grade out the rock base.  Paving is planned for Wednesday.
    October 26, 2021 – 1st Avenue NE is now open to traffic. The contractor plans to begin preparing boulevards for sod this week.
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PowerPoint Presentation

  • Contractor: Ulland Brothers, Inc.
  • Project Cost: $207,881.20
  • Start Date: May 24th
  • Project Updates:
    February 10, 2021 – Public Information meeting held to present information about the project.
    February 16, 2021 – Public hearing on proposed project held at the City Council Meeting.
    March 15, 2021 – Final public hearing held on proposed project at City Council Meeting.
    April 19, 2021 – City Council awards construction contract to Ulland Brothers, Inc.
    May 10, 2021 – Work is scheduled to begin during the week of May 24th.
    May 17, 2021 – The contractor is scheduled to mill the existing asphalt pavement on both 8th Avenue SW and 8th Avenue/Place NW on Monday, May 24th.
    May 24, 2021 – Pavement removal took place on Monday morning. The contractor will begin working on tile installation this week on 8th Ave SW.  8th Ave NW is open to traffic.|
    June 1, 2021 – The contractor hopes to have the tile finished on 8th Ave SW this week. The concrete contractor will be in at the end of this week or early next week to begin replacing curb and gutter.
    June 7, 2021 – The contractor plans to place the new rock at the west end of 8th Ave SW this week. They also plan to replace the curb and gutter on both 8th Ave NW and 8th Ave SW.
    June 21, 2021 – Curb and gutter work has been completed on both 8th Ave NW and SW. Early this week the contractor will be paving the base lift of asphalt on 8th Ave SW.  Later in the week the final lift of asphalt is expected to be paved on both 8th Ave NW and SW.
    June 28, 2021 – Both 8th Ave/Place NW and 8th Ave SW have been paved. Work on 8th Ave NW is now complete.  The tile line has been completed on 8th Ave SW and residents may now connect to their sump pump service.  Restoration of grass areas will take place soon.

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