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February 2019

STREET REPAIR AND RECONSTRUCTION

Street crews are working on potholes and crack sealing and will continue throughout the winter in preparation for work on the scheduled FY2019 streets.

DRAINAGE

Recently, drainage crews removed a large quantity of downed trees just below the pedestrian bridge in Bob Eden Park.

CIP PROJECTS

Phase III of the Reclaimed Water System Expansion is being funded through a loan and partial grant from the Texas Water Development Board's (TWDB) State Revolving Fund. Bids were opened for this project on November 7th. City Council awarded the project to Joe Funk Construction on December 11th. Contracts have been signed. We are anticipating construction will begin in early February.

Replacement of the Fuller and Far North Wells – The design phase continues to move forward. We are anticipating construction will begin early in FY2019.

Bear Creek / Fuller-Wiser / Ash & Midway Street replacement project: Survey and soils testing should be completed by the first week of February. The actual replacement of the entirety of the old road surface will begin in early summer.

The 44th Year CDBG Sanitary Sewer Line Replacement Project bids were opened on January 30th. Low apparent bidder is PM Construction & Rehab from Pasadena, Texas. Their bid was $267,256.50. High bid was $819,830. There were 5 bidders. City’s estimate for this work was $313,486. Three of the 5 bidders were under the City’s estimate. Construction is expected to begin in March. The areas of the Oakwood Terrace Addition affected include properties along Martha Street, Cannon Drive, Henslee Drive, Jefflyn Court and W. Huitt Lane.

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