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Construction Activity for Municipal Subdivisions and Niagara Region Projects
for the week of May 23, 2016

Municipal Construction Projects:

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Sidewalk Replacement Program Phase 1 (98% complete) Phase 2 (95% complete)

Location/
Description
To replace existing sidewalk bays in poor condition throughout the City. The contract has been extended to include additional areas in the City (Phase 2 Sidewalk Program)
Activities Replacing existing sidewalk bays throughout the City.
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Empire Area Watermain Replacement and Sewer Separation (98% complete)

Location/
Description
To install watermain, watermain services and storm sewer for the Empire Area.
Activities Contractor has completed the deficiencies.
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Clare Estates Phase 4/5 Work on South Pelham (80% complete)

Location/
Description
Removed existing road surface, replace/upgrade/install new underground infrastructure for Clare Estates Phases and new Sparrow Meadows developments
Activities Underground work complete, curbs installed, base asphalt in place
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Clare Avenue Extension (65% complete)

Location/
Description
Clare Avenue extension between Lynbrook Lane and Webber Road for future development
Activities Various underground works, earth moving, grading. Watermain testing results received and passed. One watermain connection commissioned. Waiting for the schedule to complete the other watermain connection.
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Hansler Heights (Thorold) (80% complete)

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Description
Various work being done on Hansler Road to accommodate new development in Thorold
Activities Underground infrastructure, road grading.
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Glenwood Park (98% Complete)

Location/
Description
Water Service for future water park.
Activities Water service for park has been completed. To complete the deficiencies for project.
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King Street Fire Hall Repairs (80% Complete)

Location/
Description
Exterior structural work to the fire hall brickwork and window lentils.
Activities Problematic areas stripped of brickwork and repointing begun. New lentils being installed.
Project-

St. George Park Pool – New Pool Ramp (Rosie Smith Pool) (75% Complete)

Location/
Description
New accessibility ramp installation into the main pool
Activities Ramp framed and poured. Waiting the 28-day cure process. Still need railings and sealer on ramp. To be completed May 30, 2016.
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Roadway Resurfacing Program 2016 – Part 1 (20% Complete)

Location/
Description
  • Empire Street – East Main Street to York Street – Partial excavation, geogrid and granular base, curbs, sidewalk repair and full depth asphalt replacement.
  • Empire Street – York Street to Welland Street – Fill width milling of asphalt, sidewalk and curb repair and base repairs.
  • Eastwood Drive – Rice to Endicott – Sidewalk and curb repair, full depth asphalt replacement.
  • Westwood Crescent – Willson Road to Maureen Avenue – Sidewalk and curb repair, full depth asphalt replacement.
  • Humberstone Road – Full width asphalt reprocessing, granular top dressing, granular M shoulder, base repairs, and full depth asphalt replacement.
Activities Working on the curbs and sidewalk on Empire Street and road works on Westwood and Eastwood this week.
One lane of traffic open at all times
Project-

Utility Cuts Final Reinstatement 2016 (45% Complete)

Location/
Description
Reinstating the utility cuts for the City of Welland.
Activities The contractor is working on the utility cuts
Project-

Hodgson Steel Sewer Separation (0% Complete)

Location/
Description
To install storm sewers on the Hodgson Steel Property.
Activities Project started.
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Market Square Posts Repair (95% Complete)

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Description
To replace existing rotting support-posts on both sides of the old market building.
Activities Waiting for the paint to be applied to the columns. (warmer weather preferable)
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Emulsion Tank Installation (85% Complete)

Location/
Description
99 Federal Road, Municipal Service Centre.
Activities Electrical work done to the pad. Pad is formed and concrete poured. 28 day curing process, before tank delivery. Waiting arrival of tanks by end of May.
Project-

469 Rice Road Demolition (99% Complete)

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Description
Tear down approx.7,000 sq. ft. back building, due to decay and safety liabilities.
Activities Siding to be applied to the hydro vault.
Project-

Energy Management – Lighting (55% Complete)

Location/
Description
Municipal Service Centre, Transit Garage, Civic Square
Activities Transit done. Currently in MSC. Civic yet to be done. To be completed May 30, 2016.
Project-

Wright Street Watermain Replacement and Road Rehabilitation (0% Complete)

Location/
Description
To install watermain, watermain services and road rehabilitation for Wright Street.
Activities Pre-Construction meeting on May 25, 2016.
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Crack Sealing Program 2016

Location/
Description
To crack seal the asphalt cracks for various streets for the City of Welland.
Activities Crack sealing was completed last week.

 

Other Construction Projects:

Bridges Close For Improvements

Niagara Region will undertake a complete replacement of the Beaverdams Road Bridge (Located On Beaverdams Rd., Thorold) and the Power Canal Bridge (Located on Merrittville Hwy. Thorold) commencing on Monday, March 30, 2015 until August 2016. For more information please click here.