UPDATED INFORMATIONAL NOTICE

OSPREY AVENUE UTILITIES AND ROADWAY IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT

 

The total contract time for the project is 18 months starting on June 1, 2020 and ending on or before November 30, 2021.

PROJECTED WORK ACTIVITY SCHEDULE – UPDATED ON 12/18/20

THE SCHEDULE BELOW IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE PENDING WEATHER CONDITIONS, ETC.  THE SCHEDULE WILL BE UPDATED AND REVISED ACCORDINGLY.

The new force main is complete and is in service.  Disturbed areas have been temporarily restored.  Final restoration will occur in 2021.  Please see the updated schedule below.  Until then, we will monitor and maintain those areas to ensure they are passable, etc.

Currently, crews are flushing and disinfecting the old force main pipe between Brother Geenan and the Wastewater Treatment Plant.  The hose across Osprey facilitates this activity and will remain in place until complete.  The first week of January, crews will install a cleaning plug at this location and further clean this old force main. Once complete, all work between Mound and 2nd Street will be suspended until mid-May.  Between the beginning of January and mid-May, crews will be installing the new water main between 2nd Street and 10th Street. 

Please see the schedule below for details of future work.

6/8/20 to 6/10/20 – Install 20-inch Tee and 20-inch Valve on Existing 20-inch Force Main between Brother Geenan and Novus.

Status: Complete

6/8/20 to 9/25/20 – Horizontal Directional Drill 30-inch HDPE Force Main (approx. 1,950 feet) from 4th Street to Gillespie Dog Park parking lot and Pressure Test.

Status:  Complete

6/10/20 to 9/30/20 – Install Force Main from Railroad to the WWTP and Pressure Test.

Status: Complete 

10/5/20 to 10/16/20 – Connect 30-inch HDPE force main to existing 24-inch Force Main piping at the Gillespie Dog Park parking lot.  During this period, the Dog Park parking lot will be closed, and 10th Street will be closed to through traffic between Gillespie and Goodrich for approximately 1 day.  Access to all properties in these areas will be provided.

Status: Complete

7/13/20 to 11/7/20 – Horizontal Directional Drill 30-inch HDPE Force Main (approx. 3,400 feet) from Brother Geenan to 4th Street.  During this period, Osprey Ave. will be closed to through traffic between Oak Street and Novus and from Fruitville Road to 5th Street. 4th Street will be closed to through traffic between Goodrich and Gillespie and Brother Geenan will be closed to through traffic between US301 and Osprey.  Access to all properties in these areas will be provided.

Status: The Contractor successfully completed the installation of the 30-inch HDPE pipe on 10/30/20. 

11/9/20 to 11/25/20 – Leak test the 30-inch HDPE Connect 30-inch HDPE force main to 20-inch Valve Located between Brother Geenan & Novus.  During this period, Osprey will be closed to through traffic between Oak Street and Novus.  Brother Geenan will be closed to through traffic between US301 and Osprey. Access to all properties in these areas will be provided.

Status: Complete

11/2/20 to 12/4/20 – Connect 30-inch HDPE Force Mains at 4th Street.  During this period, Osprey will be closed to through traffic between Fruitville and 5th, and 4th Street will be closed to through traffic between Goodrich and Gillespie.  Access to all properties in these areas will be provided.

Status: Complete

12/3/20 to 12/11/20 – Submit release to FDEP to place new force main into permanent operation and place force main into operation.

Status: Complete

12/7/20 to 12/11/20 – Directional drill new 12-inch HDPE water main under Mound and restore the area.

Status: Complete

12/14/20 to 12/18/20 and from 1/4/21 to 1/22/21 – Contractor to flush, clean and televise existing force main pipe in preparation for slip-lining the new 12-inch water main between Brother Geenan and 10th Street.

Status: Ongoing

12/19/20 to 1/3/21 – No work during this period other than flushing old force main.

Status: Ongoing

1/25/20 to 5/11/21 – Contractor to slip-line new 12-inch watermain between 2nd Street and 10th Street, connect to existing water mains and connect new services. Two-way traffic will be maintained using flagmen and traffic control devices.   

Status: Not started.

2/1/21 to 2/28/21 – Install Water Mains between Bay Street and Mound.  Mill and overlay Osprey between Bay Street and Mound. Local traffic only will be provided.

Status: Not Started

5/12/21 to 6/4/21 – Contractor to mill and overlay Osprey Ave., including the restoration of the Gillespie Park Dog Park perking lot, restore concrete curbing and sidewalks and cleanup between Fruitville and 10th Street.

Status: Not Started

5/12/21 to 9/27/21 – Contractor to slip-line new 12-inch watermain between Brother Geenan and 2nd Street and “open cut” new water main between Mound and Brother Geenan and connect to existing water mains and connect new services. Two-way traffic will be maintained using flagmen and traffic control devices. Status: Not started

9/28/21 to 11/1/21 – Mill and overlay Osprey Ave. between Mound and 2nd Street, restore concrete curbing & sidewalks, restore all disturbed areas, and cleanup and finalize the entire project. Two-way traffic will be maintained using flagmen and traffic control devices.

Status: Not Started