2017 City Construction Projects
This construction schedule is tentative and subject to change due to construction coordination, unknown site conditions, and weather. The attached map indicates the improvement areas and tentative schedule. attached map:
Construction projects continue in the downtown area and DELO Development.
The South Street Underpass, is a new pedestrian connection between Old Town and East Louisville. The project includes wet utility work; curb, gutter, and walk replacement; road reconstruction; the pedestrian underpass at the BNSF tracks; BNSF right-of-way fencing; the new South Street Plaza; brick and colored concrete accents; street lighting; landscaping; a new 70 + space parking lot; and Miner’s Field parking area reconstruction. The contractor is currently working at the intersection of Front Street and South Street.
BNSF Pedestrian Underpass
Contractor continues landscaping and BNSF right of way fencing. South Street/Front Street intersection work will commence October 9th. The intersection will be closed to traffic for two (2) weeks to facilitate asphalt removal, concrete, pavement and brick accent paving.
The top layer of asphalt pavement will be installed on South/Front/Short Streets in early to mid 2018.
Construction activities will occur between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., typically Monday through Friday. Emergency access will be maintained through the construction area at all times. Public Works staff will make every effort to reduce the level of inconvenience during construction.
Street lighting, landscaping and street reconstruction activities will include lane reductions and street closures/detours.Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvement Project
Project awarded to MWH Constructors. Plant improvements commenced in July 2015. The plant upgrades will allow for the City to meet wastewater regulations for ammonia, nitrogen and phosphorus that will be effective in 2018. The project includes the construction of a new headworks, aeration basins, pump station, secondary clarifiers, UV disinfection as well as several auxiliary support facilities and improvements. Work is on schedule and is anticipated to be complete by summer 2017.
2017 Downtown Clay Paver Repair Project
Ryan and Company is nearing completion of the work on Main Street between Spruce St. and Pine St. Scope of work included resetting existing and replacing damaged clay pavers at back of curb. Contractor is working on remaining mortar set bricks and clean up.
2017 Water Main Replacement Project
City Council Awarded the contract to Colorado Civil Infrastructure, Inc. Patching on Hoover Ct. and Raintree Ct. is complete. Patching on S. Carter Ct. and will be the week of October 16. Construction on Regal Ct. and Regal Pl. continues. See construction project map (above) for locations.
2017 Sanitary Sewer Main Replacement Project
City Council Awarded the Contract to Brannan Construction Company. Contract is complete. Working on closeout paperwork. See construction project map (above) for locations.
Lee Ave./Walnut St. Utilities, Street Reconstruction and Spruce Street cul-de-sac Installations
Construction was awarded to H2 Development Services on June 6, 2017. Utility replacement on Lee Ave. and Walnut St. is complete. Concrete and asphalt removal and replacement continues. Work is anticipated to be completed by November 1st.
We would like to thank everyone for your patience and understanding during construction and remind everyone to exercise caution when driving, biking, or walking through a construction zone.