City of Arlington - 2017 Street & Utility Improvements

Construction Schedule:
Phase I: W Alden Street

  • Start: June 5, 2017
  • Finish: July 31, 2017

Phase II: Brooks, 3rd & 4th

  • Start: June 26, 2017
  • Finish: Sept. 1, 2017

Project Overview

Project Description

The City of Arlington is planning the 2017 Street & Utility Improvement project, which includes improvements along the following streets:

Street

From

To

 West Brooks Street

 5th Ave NW/TH 5

 3rd Ave NW

 West Alden Street

 5th Ave NW/TH 5

 2nd Ave NW

 4th Avenue NW

 W Chandler St

 W Alden St

3rd Avenue NW

W Brooks St

W Alden St

 

Other Project components include stormwater drainage improvements to the Alley directly North of United Methodist Church as well as watermain “looping” between the east end of Shamrock Drive and 401st Avenue, located in the northeastern portion of Arlington.

Preliminary Project Cost

The total preliminary estimated cost for the proposed improvements is approximately $1,870,000. Special assessment will be levied against properties along each street, in accordance with the City’s assessment policy.

City of Alrington Map

Schedule

This schedule is based on starting construction in the spring of 2017.  The following is the proposed schedule for this project:

  1. Work Session - Introduction to the City Council.................................................10-3-16 (5:00 pm)
  2. City Council Authorizes Preparation of the Preliminary Engineering Report....10-3-16
  3. Present Preliminary Engineering Report to City Council...................................11-7-16
    1. City Council to Call for Improvement Hearing
  4. City Council to Call for Improvement Hearing....................................................11-7-16
  5. Advertise Improvement Hearing in Arlington Enterprise..................................11-17-16 & 11-24-16
  6. Mail Improvement Hearing Notice to Affected Property Owners......................11-17-16
  7. Hold Improvement Hearing................................................................................12-5-16
    1. City Council Ordered Improvement and Authorizes Preparation of Plans & Specifications
  8. Hold Open House Meeting (4-6 pm)...................................................................1-10-17 (4-6 pm)
  9. City Council Approves Plans & Specifications and Authorizes Advertise for Bids....2-20-17
  10. Advertise in Arlington Enterprise & Finance/Commerce.......3-2-17, 3-9-17 and 3-16-17
  11. Open Bids (11:00 am)..........................................................................................3-17-17
  12. City Council – Order Advertisement of Assessment Hearing..............................3-20-17
  13. Advertise Assessment Hearing in Arlington Enterprise.....................3-30-17 and 4-6-17
  14. Mail Assessment Hearing Notice to Affected Property Owners...........................3-30-17
  15. Hold Assessment Hearing...................................................................................4-17-17
    1. City Council Approves the Final Assessment Roll
    2. City Council Accepts the Low Bid and Awards the Contract
  16. Begin Construction.................................................................................Start May, 2017
  17. Substantial Completion.........................................................................................9-1-17
  18. Final Completion...................................................................................................6-1-18

Contacts

Jason L Femrite P.E.
City Engineer
Phone: 507-625-4171 ext. 2288
Email: jasonfe@bolton-menk.com

Rob Pietz
Engineering Technician/Construction Representative
Phone:  [507] 766-2050
Email:  robpi@bolton-menk.com