Monday, June 1, 2015

Roadway Reconstruction on Dewes between Lincoln and Harlem to Begin

Work Completed Last Week:
·         Dewes Street between Spruce Street and Lincoln Street
o   Installed first 2 lifts of asphalt pavement
o   Graded and installed topsoil
o   Installed Sod
o   Installed final lifts for asphalt driveways
o   Adjusted manholes in the pavement.
o   General site clean-up.
  • Dewes Street between Lincoln Street and Harlem Avenue
    • Removal of existing driveways and installed temporary stone
    • Removal of existing concrete pavement.
·         Elm Street between Dewes Street and Henley Street
o   Installed sod
o   Adjusted manholes in pavement
o   Graded rear-yard alley in preparation for topsoil and seed
o   General site clean-up.
  • Henley Street between Elm Street and Spruce Street
    • Installed sod
    • Adjusted manholes in pavement
    • General site clean-up
  • Landscaping
    • Installed arborvitaes on south side of pond
    • Began construction of natural path on south side of pond
    • Completed sod installation around detention pond
    • Completed planting of natural vegetation plugs
    • Completed seeding for natural grasses
    • Completed sod restoration as part of Phase I Improvements
    • Repaired damaged sod along Phase I Improvements.
Work Anticipated This Week:
·         Dewes Street between Spruce Street and Lincoln Street
o   No work anticipated
  • Dewes Street between Lincoln Street and Harlem Avenue
    • Roadway excavation
    • Installing aggregate base course
  • Elm Street between Dewes Street and Henley Street
    • No work anticipated
  • Henley Street between Elm Street and Spruce Street
    • No work anticipated
  • Landscaping
    • Complete grading and installing topsoil & seed in grassed alley between Henley Street and Dewes Street west of Elm Street
    • Complete remaining sod restoration work
    • Complete construction of natural path on south side of detention pond.
The majority of the work for the next few weeks will be performed along Dewes Street from Lincoln Street to Harlem Avenue.  This is the last section of roadway to be reconstructed and paved. As stated previously, last week driveways and concrete pavement were removed. This week the roadway excavation and installation of aggregate base course will be completed. Concrete cub & gutter, driveway, and sidewalk installation is scheduled for the week of June 8th and asphalt pavement is scheduled for June 16th. Residents will be notified of any restrictions regarding access to their driveways.