Investing in our Neighborhoods
Contractor: Key Concrete
Start date: mid- to late July 2015
Completion Date: Oct. 30, 2015
Description: Project includes concrete spot repair and replacement and trip hazard repairs on sidewalks in the Winterset Neighborhood
Meet the Contractor meeting was held Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at Kingston Residence of Fort Wayne, 7515 Winchester Road.
PLEASE DO NOT MOVE BARRICADES
Newly poured concrete needs 7 days to cure. Do NOT move barricades and drive over concrete that is curing. It can damage the concrete, reduce the pavement’s life -- causing it to crumble within months. Please be vigilant and stop people from moving barricades.
UPDATE: As of Oct. 1, 2015, all concrete on job has beeen poured. Restoration work will be done, including backfill behind curb, topsoil and hydroseed.
UPDATE: Sept. 26, 2015 -- Contractor will finish pouring all concrete on this job.
UPDATE: Sept. 21, 2015 -- Contractor will work on pouring misc. sidewalk and areas on River Haze, will also pour Nightfall, rest of Snowfall Ct. and possibly other side of Winterset.
UPDATE: Week of Sept. 14, 2015 -- Contractor poured other side of Blue Mist, Winterset, and rest of Nightfall. Snowfall Rd. complete, working on rest of Snowfall Ct.
UPDATE: Aug. 23, 2015 -- Contractor plans to pour on a portion of Blue Mist (east side) and start excavating Snowfall (other side).
UPDATE: Aug. 17, 2015 -- Contractor poured north end of Blue Mist and excavated one side of Blue Mist from Nightfall to Winterset. Poured a number of sidewalk areas throughout the sub-division.
UPDATE: Week of Aug. 3, 2015 -- Contractor (Key Concrete) poured concrete on Snowfall Rd., from Cul-de-sac to #724 on north side.
UPDATE: July 27, 2015 -- Sub-contractor (Robbco) started work on project. Excavated old pavement on Snowfall Rd.
UPDATE: June 10, 2015 -- The contractor plans to begin work in mid- to late July 2015. Work may begin on Blue Mist Road.
Parking: Residents may not have access to their driveway while work is being done on the section of their street. Please park away from construction and DO NOT block traffic lanes.
Trash & Recycling Collection: The night before collection day, residents should place their garbage and recycling containers near the curb, away from the barricades of construction zones for collection – which may be across the street or at the end of the cul-de-sac. If work is being done on your side of the street, please move carts to the other side and place in the park strip. Also, to avoid confusion, please put your address on the lid of the carts with a piece of tape.
If garbage collection trucks are not able to get to your street, due to construction work, they will try to collect the next day, before construction begins in the morning -- which could be as early as 6 a.m. For more information, please call 311.
Neighborhood Engagement: Public Works staff members and the contractor will meet with neighborhood associations to give residents the opportunity to view work zones, meet the contractors and ask questions about work being done in their neighborhoods. For questions or concerns, you may reach the Division of Public Works by calling 311 or 427-8311.
Warning: PLEASE DO NOT move barricades placed by the contractor, in an attempt to get into your driveway or down the road. A road that "looks" dry -- but is still barricaded -- is NOT complete. It takes 7 to 14 days for proper cure of cement concrete pavement and drive approaches. If this curing time is not given, and vehicles are driven on the new road, the concrete repair will NOT last and road quality will be comprised!!!!
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