CAP2010 Water Main Improvements
Contractor: FDM Contracting, Inc.
The city's contractor has been authorized to use the northeast section of VFW Park for construction staging and material storage. The area will be fenced off for public safety. Vehicles will enter/exit using Campbell Road and Sixth Street. Once the project is complete, the disturbed areas will be re-graded and restored with topsoil and seed. The contractor will also make some park improvements by planting new trees and installing new picnic tables.
Fifth Street, S. Rembrandt, S. Altadena - This week the contractor will continue adjusting drainage structures, perform minor pavement repairs and work on landscape restoration before the final layer of pavement is placed.
Seventh Street - The contractor will be continuing landscape restoration this week.
S. Vermont Avenue - This week the contractor will be working on concrete replacement of pavement areas and sidewalk ramps. They will also be adjusting drainage structures for the final height of the roadway.
Helene Avenue - The contractor is continuing restoration work this week.
Longfellow Avenue - The contractor will be pouring new concrete road base, intersections, driveway approaches and sidewalk this week.
Garbage will be picked up on its regular scheduled day, please have receptacles out by 7:00 a.m.
11 Mile Road - The contractor has closed Kenwood Avenue at 11 Mile Road to pour new concrete pavement at the intersection. The contractor will re-open to traffic once the concrete has cured.
Farnum Avenue - Beginning this week, the new water main will be installed via directional drilling and there will be intersection closures at the following locations to allow for water main installation:
- E. Farnum Avenue & N. Dorchester Avenue intersection
- E. Farnum Avenue & N. Kenwood Avenue intersection
Residents on Dorchester Avenue will still be able to enter/exit their block via Forest Avenue to the north and residents of Kenwood Avenue will be able to enter/exit via University Avenue or 11 Mile Road to the south.
Forest Avenue - Mobilization and water main installation is expected to begin the week of October 12th.