Update – 05/18/2020

Work on the noise abatement walls is ongoing. Portions of precast columns and panels have been installed between Pheasant Ridge Drive and Buffalo Creek. Certain post and panel locations will be installed at a later date as we continue to work through underground conflicts. At this time there is not a date when each conflict will be resolved but continue to work and meet with utility companies to work through these issues.   Aggregate for the new roadway has been placed at the northern and southern project limits. This work will continue through the central portion over the next several weeks as weather and ground conditions allow.   Concrete curb and gutter placement started last Friday (5/15/2020). A machine is used to “slip form” the majority of the curb to eliminate the need to use wood forms and shaping by hand. This work will continue intermittently over the next several weeks and will include segments of the new raised median curb.   Over the last couple of weeks other project work included storm sewer structure and pipe installations. Storm sewer installation is expected to be complete this week, pending weather and ground conditions. Crews also started work to extend an Read More

Update – 05/04/2020

Old Quentin Road pavement removal is compete.  This will allow storm sewer crews to install the remaining pipe crossings.  Storm sewer work is anticipated to continue for the next couple of weeks. Work on noise abatement walls is ongoing.  Portions of precast columns and panels have been installed at Pheasant Ridge Drive and Buffalo Creek.  More noise wall columns and panels in this area are expected to be installed this week.  There are a few post and panel locations which will be installed at a later date as we work through underground conflicts. Work continues on the retaining wall at Buffalo Creek.  Reinforcing steel is anticipated to be installed on top of a portion of the wall this week and will be followed by concrete.  The noise wall will be extended on top of the retaining wall.   Seeding on the east side of Quentin Road is nearly complete.  The remaining areas on the east side of Quentin Road which have not been blanked will be seeded with a native grass seed mixture when planting time and temperatures are appropriate.   Other project work over the last couple of weeks included subbase excavation and preparation for the roadway aggregate north Read More