Construction Updates

9/1/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change:

  • Phase 1: Rodney St
    • This week: Switlick will continue shaping ditches and placing topsoil with seeding likely to occur this week with the erosion mat and straw placement.
    • Next week: If not completed this week, any ditches that still need to be seeded and matted/strawed will be completed.

 

  • Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)
    • For those on Kirk from E Jelinek to Douglas, see the activity mentioned for Rodney St.

 

    • For those on Kirk from Douglas to E Everest and on E Everest from Kirk to the Water Tower:
    • This week: Switlick will be getting the road shaped and prepped for the concrete curb/shoulder to be poured.
    • Next week: The concrete shoulder/curb is anticipated to be poured around Thursday next week, followed by the driveway approaches.  Once the concrete contractor confirms a date letters will be delivered to residents and an additional email will be sent out.

 

  • Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)
    • This week: Sanitary sewer main has been installed on all streets and Switlick is currently working on the water main installation.
    • Next week: Continue on water main with some storm sewer work potentially starting.

 

  • Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay
    • This week: Nothing Planned 
    • Next week: Nothing Planned


8/25/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change:

  • Phase 1: Rodney St
    • This week: If the topsoil dries out from Tuesday’s rain, Switlick will continue shaping ditches and placing topsoil.
    • Next week: Shaping of the ditches and topsoil installation will continue until finished.

 

  • Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)
    • For those on Kirk from E Jelinek to Douglas, see the activity mentioned for Rodney St.

 

    • For those on Kirk from Douglas to E Everest and on E Everest from Kirk to the Water Tower:
    • This week: Nothing is planned this week as the road is built and the next step will be to pour the concrete.
    • Next week: Nothing next week, but likely right after Labor Day the concrete shoulder/curb will be poured followed by the driveway approaches.

 

  • Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)
    • This week: Sanitary sewer main is planned to be installed first on Douglas, then Robin and potentially E Everest.  We’ll assess the road conditions to see if it is better to then get the water main and rest of work done just on Douglas and Robin or if the road will hold up well enough to also get E Everest done right away as well.
    • Next week: Continue on sanitary sewer main and water main.

 

  • Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay
    • This week: Nothing Planned – The temporary watermain was installed last week and is what you are noticing in your yards.  As the contractor gets closer to working on your street they will connect your water lateral to the temporary water, but for now you are still connected to the watermain in the road.
    • Next week: Nothing Planned


8/18/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change:

  • Phase 1: Rodney St
    • This week: Switlick was pouring the driveway aprons, these should be completed by the end of the week.
    • Next week: Shaping of the ditches and topsoil installation will begin, likely midweek.

 

  • Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)
    • For those on Kirk from E Jelinek to Douglas, see the activity mentioned for Rodney St.

 

    • For those on Kirk from Douglas to E Everest and on E Everest from Kirk to the Water Tower:
    • This week: Switlick should be close to having the road structure built.
    • Next week: If road is not completed, it will be finished up this week.

 

  • Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)
    • This week: On Douglas, there is potential for them to begin working on the sanitary sewer and water mains from Robin to Rodney if they get the road built from Kirk to Rodney.
    • Next week: If not already started, work on sanitary sewer main and water main on Douglas from Robin to Rodney.

 

  • Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay
    • This week: Temporary water was setup and driveway cuts were made.
    • Next week: Nothing Planned


8/11/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change:

  • Phase 1: Rodney St
    • This week: SD Ellenbecker installed the concrete shoulder on Tuesday.  Switlick is working on forming up the driveway aprons and may potentially get to Rodney St yet this week.
    • Next week: Driveway aprons will continued to be formed and poured and ditch restoration (topsoiling) should begin.

 

  • Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)
    • For those on Kirk from E Jelinek to Douglas, see the activity mentioned for Rodney St.

 

    • For those on Kirk from Douglas to E Everest and on E Everest from Kirk to the Water Tower:
    • This week: Storm sewer and laterals should be finished up.
    • Next week: Work on rebuilding the road structure should begin.

 

  • Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)
    • This week: On Douglas, there is potential for them to begin working on the sanitary sewer and water mains from Robin to Rodney.
    • Next week: If not already started, work on sanitary sewer main and water main on Douglas from Robin to Rodney.

 

  • Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay
    • This week: Nothing Planned
    • Next week: Nothing Planned


8/4/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change:


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: Friday SD Ellenbecker the concrete contractor should be there pouring the concrete shoulder.
  • Next week: SD Ellenbecker should be working on the driveway approaches at this time.

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower) 

  • For those on Kirk from E Jelinek to Douglas, see the activity mentioned for Rodney St.
  • For those on Kirk from Douglas to E Everest and on E Everest from Kirk to the Water Tower:
  • This week: Storm sewer will be installed. It is possible once the contractor has storm sewer on Douglas installed 
      they will switch back to the water and sewer laterals to get those connected before continuing storm sewer on Kirk 
      south of Douglas.
  • Next week: Either water and sewer laterals or storm sewer will be installed, or both possibly depending on weather 
      and the schedule.

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)  

  • This week: On Douglas between Rodney and Kirk, the sanitary sewer main, water main and storm sewer will be 
      installed.
  • Next week: There is potential for a second crew to come in and begin building the road on Douglas between 
     Rodney and Kirk.

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing planned.
  • Next week: Nothing planned.

7/28/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change:


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: Road will be prepped for the concrete shoulder to be poured next week. 
  • Next week: Concrete shoulder will be poured as well as driveway approaches. (See note above). 

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Switlick is working on the watermain on E Everest and will then start working on lateral services for the 
      remainder of Kirk from Douglas to E Everest).
  • Next week: On Kirk from E Jelinek to Douglas, concrete work should begin (see note above).  The rest of the phase 
      should see the service laterals connected to their property and work on storm sewer.

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week: Pavement on Douglas between Rodney and Kirk may be removed yet this week with work on the 
      sanitary sewer main beginning.
  • Next week: Sanitary sewer and water main work on Douglas between Rodney and Kirk is expected to be done with 
      the potential for storm sewer work to begin

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing planned.
  • Next week: Nothing planned.

7/14/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change:


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: Switlick will finish up shaping the subgrade of the road and will begin placing the gravel for the 
      remainder of the week.
  • Next week: The plan is to finish placing the gravel on the road.

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Switlick should finish installing the storm sewer on Kirk between E Jelinek and Douglas 
  • Next week: The road should start to be graded and gravel added.  They are also planning to start on water and 
      sewer on E Everest from Kirk St east to the water tower.

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week: On E Everest temporary water services should be finished up this week. 
  • Next week: Nothing planned

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing planned.
  • Next week: Nothing planned.

7/7/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: Switlick will continue installing storm sewer. 
  • Next week: They will likely be finishing the storm sewer and will then begin building the new road structure. 

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Switlick is continuing to install water and sewer laterals on Kirk between E Jelinek and Douglas. 
  • Next week: Once laterals are installed on Kirk between E Jelinek and Douglas, the water and sanitary 
      sewer mains on Kirk between Douglas and E Everest will be completed with then water and sewer laterals 
      connected after the mains are installed.

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week: Nothing planned
  • Next week: Nothing planned

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing planned.
  • Next week: Nothing planned.

6/30/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: Switlick brought in a second crew to begin installing the storm sewer.
  • Next week: They should continue working on the storm sewer and will then begin building the new road structure 
     once the storm sewer is completed.

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Switlick is continuing to replace the watermain on Kirk between E Jelinek and Douglas 
  • Next week: Switlick is planning to finish installing the sanitary sewer on Kirk between Douglas and E Everest 
     and then will begin connecting water laterals on Kirk St. 

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week: Some minor grading for the ditches was done.
  • Next week: Nothing planned

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing planned.
  • Next week: Nothing planned.

6/23/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: WPS is continuing to finish up the gas line replacements. 
  • Next week: Nothing planned.  Storm sewer installation will likely begin starting July 6th.

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Switlick is continuing to replace the sanitary sewer main and laterals on Kirk.  They are not 
      planning to work on the eastern stretch of E Everest after Kirk is completed. 
  • Next week: Switlick is planning to install watermain and water laterals on Kirk.  

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week: Temporary water lines are being connected.
  • Next week: Nothing planned

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing planned.
  • Next week: Nothing planned

6/16/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: The contractor finished installing water and sewer laterals.  All water and sanitary sewer work on 
     Rodney is now complete.  WPS has begun replacing the gas main and services.  
  • Next week: WPS should finish up the gas main and service replacements.  Switlick may return later next 
     week to begin storm sewer. 

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Temporary watermain connections were made.  A water valve at Kirk and E Jelinek was replaced today.  Switlick began removing asphalt on Kirk in preparation for replacing the sanitary sewer beginning Thursday.
  • Next week:  Switlick will continue to replace the sanitary sewer main starting at E Jelinek and heading south 
     towards E Everest. 

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week: Nothing Planned
  • Next week: Nothing Planned

 

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing Planned
  • Next week: Nothing Planned

6/9/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: Once the crew gets the watermain break fixed, they will finishing up the sanitary sewer and water and 
     sewer laterals on Rodney near Douglas.  They will then come back towards E Jelinek and connect water and sewer 
     laterals for the houses on Rodney that are still on temporary water.    
  • Next week: If there are still laterals left to be connected on Rodney, those will be finished up early next week. They 
     have experienced a delay in the storm sewer structure delivery and if the structures show up, the crew will then 
     install storm sewer on Rodney.  If the storm sewer structures aren’t delivered by Monday, the crew will begin work 
     on Kirk St sanitary sewer to keep moving on the project.

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Temporary watermain was installed and filled. 
  • Next week: The contractor will work on getting the temporary water connections to houses made, also additional 
     topsoil striping and asphalt removal will occur.  As noted above for Rodney St, if the storm sewer structures aren’t 
     delivered by Monday, the crew will begin working on the new sanitary sewer main on Kirk St Monday morning.

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week: Utility relocations should be finishing up 
  • Next week: Possible topsoil stripping to occur. 

 

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing Planned
  • Next week: Nothing Planned

6/2/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: The crew is finishing up watermain and fire hydrant installations today and will begin working on 
      installing the new sanitary sewer starting tomorrow (Thursday). They will continue with the sanitary sewer as well 
      as water and sewer laterals within the road right of way for the remainder of the week  
  • Next week: The crew will continue installing the sanitary sewer along with water and sewer laterals and 
     should be close to finishing up by the end of the week. 

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Topsoil was removed and the temporary watermain was installed.  
  • Next week: The contractor will work on getting the temporary watermain operational. 

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week:  Utility relocations should be finishing up 
  • Next week: Nothing Planned 

 

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing Planned
  • Next week: Nothing Planned

5/26/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: The street is on temporary water and the contractor is currently replacing the existing watermain with 
      the new watermain. This work is expected to continue throughout the end of the week.
  • Next week: he crew will finish watermain installation as well as installation of new fire hydrants and then begin 
     working on the sanitary sewer as well as water and sewer laterals.  This work will progress from E Jelinek Ave 
     south towards Douglas Ln.

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: WPS was working on gas line replacements and it sounds like this will continue into next week.  
  • Next week: If WPS is done with their utility relocations, the contractor will start on the removal of topsoil in 
     preparation for the temporary water pipes. 

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week:  Utility relocations should be finishing up 
  • Next week: Nothing Planned 

 

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing Planned
  • Next week: Nothing Planned

5/19/2021:

The schedule for the contractor’s activity for each phase/street is below, please keep in mind activities are weather dependent and the schedule may change


Phase 1: Rodney St

  • This week: Temporary water is being setup and the crew will be working on connecting each water lateral to the 
     temporary water service.  The crew will be connecting to your underground lateral so there won’t be a hose running 
     above the ground.  There will be some intermittent water outages while these connections are made.
  • Next week: The crew will finish temporary water if needed and then begin working on the sanitary sewer installation.  Work will progress from E Jelinek Ave south towards Douglas Ln.

Phase 2: Kirk St and E Everest Ave (Kirk St to the Water Tower)

  • This week: Later this week the crew may be starting to remove topsoil in preparation of the temporary water setup.  However, WPS appears to still have some relocation work to complete so this may not occur until the following 
     week. 
  • Next week: If WPS is done with their utility relocations, the contractor will start on the removal of topsoil in 
     preparation for the temporary water pipes. 

Phase 3: Douglas (Kirk to Robin), Robin and E Everest (west of Kirk St)

  • This week:  Nothing planned
  • Next week: Utility relocations should be finishing up 

 

Phase 4: Douglas (Camp Phillips to Robin), Randy Jay

  • This week: Nothing Planned
  • Next week: Nothing Planned