Orchard Lane Area Street & Utility Reconstruction Project

Overview


This proposed project includes the reconstruction of streets in the Orchard Lane area in the summer of 2019. The proposed project includes replacement of water main under the street and water services from the water main to your property line, sanitary sewer repairs and stormwater management improvements. Pavement of West 64th Street will be rehabilitated with spot curb and gutter repairs along with replacement of a section of water main.
An adjustment to the City’s standard working hours for the contract has been approved by the City Engineer to be 7 am - 7 pm on Mon.- Fri. and 8 am - 5 pm on Sat. throughout the duration of the project.


​Project Updates



July 10, 2019


This week utility work will continue on water services and storm sewer services on Orchard Lane from Minnewashta Woods Drive to Forest Avenue.  Starting next week, road construction will be the focus on this stretch of Orchard Lane.  Beginning the week of July 22nd, water main will be installed on Orchard Lane from Forest Avenue to Oriole Avenue.  The best way to access the neighborhood will be from North Manor Road.

June 1, 2019

 
Weather permitting, work will continue through Wednesday this week and then, due to the holiday on Thursday, work will be suspended for the remainder of the week.  Next week, utility work will continue on water services and storm sewer on Orchard Lane from Minnewashta Woods Drive to Forest Avenue.


Project Schedule


Public Hearing October 22, 2018
Council Approves Plans & Specifications; Orders Ad for Bid              November 13, 2018              
Public Information Meeting January 17, 2019
Assessment Hearing; Award of Contract January 28, 2019
Construction Begins April 2019
Neighborhood Meeting April 24, 2019
Substantial Completion September 2019
Final Completion June 2020
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Project Notifications Disclaimer
Due to the variability of construction, updates typically do not include specific details such as day-to-day scheduled activity. The City's inspector or contractor will notify occupants directly if they will be impacted by a utility service shut down (example: water shutoff), or work (such as excavation or new curb) that will impede access to the property for a period of hours or days.