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Posted on: October 23, 2020

10-23-20 Road Project Update

2020 road projects

69th Street

Stage

Anticipated Start

Anticipated Completion

1

---

9/5

2

9/14

11/16

3

Spring 2021

Spring 2021

4

11/17*

12/8*

*phasing is dependent on winter weather conditions. The contractor will not begin stage 4 if forecasted temperatures would not allow paving operations to continue.

Stage 2: For the week of October 26th, the Contractor will begin working on road grading.  All work is weather dependent.  Please remember to place garbage, recycling, and yard waste out at the end of your driveway by 5 PM Thursday for the Contractor to pick up.  Pickup times are different for each item, so they may not be returned at the same time.

Stage 4:  Due to work on University Avenue, Stage 4 will be started before Stage 3 due to access issues.  Work on Stage 4 is anticipated to begin the week of November 9th.  The Contractor will be putting out door hangers closer to the start date to inform property owners of the start date.  As a reminder, please remove any items located within the street right-of-way (10-12 feet from the back of the curb) that you want to be salvaged.  This work is weather dependent.

If you experience problems or have any questions or concerns specific to your water, please contact the DMWW Project Manager, Carla Schumacher, at 515-323-6227 (office) or cschumacher@dmww.com.  

There are public information forums held by Zoom at 2 PM on Friday afternoons for each project as well: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89327380827?pwd=VGI3M1VJRjYzdFRmT3c0VHBURTF6dz09

If you have questions about this project, please contact any of these people.

 

Allison Avenue Project

Stage

Anticipated Start

Anticipated Completion

1

---

8/31

2

8/31

11/6

2A

11/9

11/30

 

Stage 2 (middle of Allison to 64th Street):  For the week of October 26th, the Contractor will begin road grading and installing rock.  It’s anticipated to pave the week of October 26th.  Driveway installation will follow.  Please remember to place garbage, recycling, and yard waste out at the end of your driveway by 5 PM Thursday for the Contractor to pick up.  Pickup times are different for each item, so they may not be returned at the same time.  Temporary mailboxes will be used until the street is open to traffic.

Stage 2B (64th St Intersection):  It’s anticipated that 64th Street work will begin the week of November 9th.  This work is anticipated to take approximately 3 weeks.  Notice will be given.  Please find alternate routes when this occurs.

If you experience problems or have any questions or concerns specific to your water, please contact the DMWW Project Manager, Carla Schumacher, at 515-323-6227 (office) or cschumacher@dmww.com.  

There are public information forums held by Zoom at 2 PM on Friday afternoons for each project as well: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89327380827?pwd=VGI3M1VJRjYzdFRmT3c0VHBURTF6dz09

If you have questions about this project, please contact any of these people.


College Drive Project

Stage

Anticipated Start

Anticipated Completion

1

---

8/31

2

8/26

11/6

3

8/31

11/13

4

11/16

12/11

 

Stage 2 (73rd Street to 75th Street):  For the week of October 26th, the Contractor will be grading the sidewalk.  All work is weather dependent.  Please remember to place garbage, recycling, and yard waste out at the end of your driveway by 5 PM Thursday for the Contractor to pick up.  Pickup times are different for each item, so they may not be returned at the same time.  Temporary mailboxes will be used until the street is open to traffic.

Stage 3 (Plaza Circle to 78th Street):  For the week of October 26th, the Contractor will be pouring intersections and driveways.  All work is weather dependent.  Please remember to place garbage, recycling, and yard waste out at the end of your driveway by 5 PM Thursday for the Contractor to pick up.  Pickup times are different for each item, so they may not be returned at the same time. Temporary mailboxes will be used until the street is open to traffic. 

Stage 4 (78th Street to Harbach Blvd):  Work on Stage 4 is anticipated to begin the week of November 9th.  The Contractor will be putting out door hangers closer to the start date to inform property owners of the start date.  As a reminder, please remove any items located within the street right-of-way (10-12 feet from the back of the curb) that you want to be salvaged.  This work is weather dependent.

If you experience problems or have any questions or concerns specific to your water, please contact the DMWW Project Manager, Carla Schumacher, at 515-323-6227 (office) or cschumacher@dmww.com.  

There are public information forums held by Zoom at 2 PM on Friday afternoons for each project as well: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89327380827?pwd=VGI3M1VJRjYzdFRmT3c0VHBURTF6dz09

If you have questions about this project, please contact any of these people.


University Avenue Project

Phase

Anticipated Start

Anticipated Completion

1C

---

10/26

2A

 Spring 2021

Spring 2021

2B

10/19

11/27

 

During the week of October 26th, work will continue working on the south side of the roadway with pavement removals and storm sewer.  Work on traffic signals between 70th Street and 73rd Street will take place.  Work is weather dependent.  All businesses are open.  For everyone’s safety, monitor traffic control changes, and no texting while driving.  Watch for construction workers and the added construction truck traffic.  Do NOT follow trucks into the work zone.

There are public information forums held by Zoom at 2 PM on Friday afternoons for each project as well: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89327380827?pwd=VGI3M1VJRjYzdFRmT3c0VHBURTF6dz09

If you have questions about this project, please contact any of these people.

 

2020 PCC Patching Project

During the week of October 26th,  work will continue on the southbound lanes south of the railroad tracks near YMCA on 73rd Street.  Watch for traffic lane closures and construction traffic.  For everyone’s safety, monitor traffic control changes.  Do NOT follow trucks into the work zone.

There are public information forums held by Zoom at 2 PM on Friday afternoons for each project as well: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89327380827?pwd=VGI3M1VJRjYzdFRmT3c0VHBURTF6dz09

If you have questions about this project, please contact any of these people.

 

 

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