Important Information

Project Area Map

 

The City of Muskegon is replacing sanitary sewer from Sherman Boulevard and Henry Street to Beidler Street and Young Avenue. The gravity sewer will be installed along portions of Henry Street, Pulaski Avenue, Beidler Street, Poliski Street, Hackley Avenue, and various easement locations.

 

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Contractor: Kamminga & Roodvoets

Jeff Talsma
(616) 949–0800 ext. 130

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City of Muskegon Department of Public Works

Leo Evans
(231) 724–6920

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Prein&Newhof will have personnel in the field on behalf of the City.

Matt Hulst, P.E.
Project Manager
(616) 914–0557
mhulst@preinnewhof.com

Tyler DeNooyer, P.E.
Project Engineer & Onsite Contact
(231) 798–0101
tdenooyer@preinnewhof.com

City of Muskegon - Beidler Sewer Replacement

Work Completed Last Week

  • Kamminga & Roodvoets has finished installing all sanitary sewer throughout the project area.
  • Consumer’s Energy replaced their underground power lines which were in conflict with the sanitary sewer in the easement west of Henry Street.
  • Kamminga & Roodvoets finished installing aggregate base in the parking lot areas which were removed for the sanitary sewer installation.
  • Kamminga & Roodvoets continued spreading top soil and cleaning up the site.
  • Concrete improvements on Pulaski Avenue west of Henry Street are complete except for some additional sidewalk and two sidewalk ramps.
 

Anticipated Work This Week

  • Concrete installation on Pulaski Avenue will be completed (sidewalk and ramps).
  • Paving will begin either tomorrow or Wednesday and will continue throughout this week and next week in various areas including leveling and top course at Pulaski Avenue (west of Henry), leveling and top course in the easement west of Henry Street, top course on Beidler Street and Pulaski Avenue (east of Henry Street), and top course in the parking lots of Betten Baker and the West Village Plaza.
  • Kamminga & Roodvoets will be fine grading aggregate base for asphalt paving, raising manhole castings, and continuing to install topsoil throughout the project area.
  • The grinder station at the West Village Plaza is scheduled to be started up on Thursday, October 29.
 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.

Work Completed Last Week

  • Kamminga & Roodvoets completed sanitary sewer air tests and mandrel tests on various sanitary sewers.
  • DVT Electric Inc. installed the control panel for the grinder station at West Village Plaza and the station is ready for Consumer’s Energy to install power to the station.
  • The castings and valve boxes on Pulaski Avenue and Beidler Street were raised to finished grade and ready for the top course of HMA.
  • Top soil was placed and graded on Pulaski Avenue and Beidler Street.
 

Anticipated Work This Week

  • Concrete curb and gutter installation will begin on Pulaski Avenue west of Henry Street.
  • The top soil on Beidler Street and Pulaski Avenue (east of Henry) will be hydroseeded today (Monday, October 5).
  • Sanitary sewer installation will resume in the easement west of Henry Street early this week after a conflict with a Consumer’s Energy utility is resolved.
  • Concrete improvements and aggregate base grading may continue near West Village Plaza on the east side of Henry Street.
 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.

Work Completed This Week

  • Kamminga & Roodvoets finished replacing all of the concrete which was removed at the Betten Baker car dealership, the aggregate base was fine graded, and Asphalt Paving Inc. (API) paved the leveling course of asphalt through the south end of the service garages.
  • RC Directional Boring drilled across Henry Street to the east on Monday and pulled back the new 8-inch sanitary sewer pipe on Tuesday.
  • Kamminga & Roodvoets installed the wet well and force main for the new grinder station at the West Village Plaza.
  • Kamminga & Roodvoets finished reinstalling the concrete patch on Henry Street today (Saturday).  Henry Street is scheduled to be opened back up to full traffic early next week.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Concrete curb and gutter installation will begin on Pulaski Avenue west of Henry Street.
  • Sanitary sewer installation may resume in the easement west of Henry Street next week if a recently discovered conflict with Consumer’s Energy’s utilities is rectified.
  • Concrete improvements and aggregate base grading may continue near West Village Plaza on the east side of Henry Street.

 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.
  • The northbound lanes of Henry Street are closed to traffic north of Sherman Boulevard.  The traffic shift is scheduled to be removed early next week after the concrete is cured.

Work Completed This Week

  • The sanitary manhole was installed within the southbound lanes of Henry Street.
  • Aggregate base was has been installed on Pulaski from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.  An aggregate roadway was also constructed on Pulaski Avenue from Kinsey Street to the west to the alley between Dowd Street and Hudson Street.
  • The concrete curb and gutter, driveways, and sidewalk have been completed on Beidler Street and Pulaski Avenue (east of Henry).  The leveling course of asphalt was paved on these roadways on Friday, September 18 by Asphalt Paving, Inc.
  • 1,500 feet of the old Beidler Sanitary Sewer was abandoned this week including the sanitary sewer located underneath the Betten Baker car dealership.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Kamminga & Roodvoets is planning to finish replacing all of the concrete which was removed at the Betten Baker car dealership and begin grading the aggregate base on the property.  The leveling course of asphalt pavement is scheduled to be installed before the end of the week.
  • RC Directional Boring is beginning today (Monday) to drill across Henry Street to the east. They hope to pull back the new 8-inch sanitary sewer pipe on Tuesday.
  • Kamminga & Roodvoets is planning to install the new grinder station and force main at the West Village Plaza.
  • Once the drill is completed, barring any setbacks, the concrete roadway on Henry Street will be restored so that Henry Street will opened back up to traffic by early next week.
  • Concrete curb and gutter installation may begin on Pulaski Avenue west of Henry Street.

 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.
  • The northbound lanes of Henry Street are closed to traffic north of Sherman Boulevard to allow for the contractor to install a sanitary manhole and directionally drill under the southbound lanes.  A traffic shift is implemented which maintains two-way traffic within the southbound lanes.

 

Work Completed This Week

  • The 12-inch sanitary sewer was installed on the east side of Henry Street from the service garage at Betten Baker car dealership to the south limit of the project near Hank’s Tavern.
  • Aggregate base has begun to be installed by Kamminga & Roodvoets on Pulaski Avenue between Henry Street and Kinsey Street.
  • Concrete curb and gutter has begun to be installed on Pulaski Avenue (east of Henry Street) and on Beidler Street between Pulaski and Alberta Avenue.
  • The 8-inch PVC sanitary sewer was fused together, which will be drilled under Henry Street next week.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • The contractor will be installing sewer up to a sanitary manhole in the northbound lanes of Henry Street early this week.
  • RC Directional Boring is scheduled to begin drilling across Henry Street to the east on Wednesday, September 16.
  • Aggregate base will be finished on Pulaski Avenue west of Henry Street including undercutting the existing sub-base in areas where clay material was found.
  • Concrete improvements will continue to be installed on Beidler and Pulaski (east of Henry) including curb and gutter, driveway approaches, and sidewalk.

 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.
  • Beginning Monday, September 14, the northbound lanes of Henry Street will be closed to traffic north of Sherman Boulevard to allow for the contractor to install a sanitary manhole and directionally drill under the southbound lanes. A traffic shift will be implemented which will maintain two-way traffic within the southbound lanes.

 

Work Completed This Week

  • 10-inch sanitary sewer installation on Pulaski Avenue was completed this week up to the alley east of Dowd Street.
  • Storm sewer installation at the intersection of Pulaski Avenue and Kinsey Street was completed today.
  • 12-inch sanitary sewer was installed along the east side of Henry Street through the Betten Baker car dealership property from Pulaski Avenue to the south side of the vehicle service garage.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • The contractor will continue installing 12-inch sanitary sewer along Henry Street starting near the service garage at Betten Baker and working their way south to where the sewer will be installed across Henry Street near Hank’s Tavern.  All work will be performed outside of the roadway on Henry Street.
  • Kamminga & Roodvoets will have a road crew and concrete crew on site to begin installing aggregate base on Pulaski Avenue (west of Henry Street) and to install curb and gutter on Beidler Street and Pulaski Avenue (east of Henry Street).
  • No work will be happening on the project on Monday (8/7/20) in observance of Labor Day.

 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.
  • Henry Street may have a temporary northbound single lane closure at times to allow trucks to access the construction area.

 

Work Completed This Week

  • 10-inch sanitary sewer installation on Pulaski Avenue was completed this week up to the alley east of Dowd Street.
  • Storm sewer installation on Beidler Street and Pulaski Avenue was completed.
  • Aggregate base on been installed on Pulaski Avenue from Henry Street to Beidler Street.
  • The final course of asphalt pavement was installed on Beidler Street (south of Hackley) and Poliski Drive.  These roads are now back open to traffic.
 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • The contractor will begin installing 12-inch sanitary sewer along Henry Street starting at Pulaski Avenue and working their way south across the parking lot at the Betten Baker car dealership.  All work will be performed outside of the roadway on Henry Street.
 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.
The sanitary sewer was installed through the woods on Pulaski Avenue west of Kinsey Street.

Work Completed This Week

  • The sanitary sewer has now been installed along Pulaski Avenue from Beidler Street to Kinsey Avenue.  The installation included directionally drilling under Henry Street and installing sewer at depths up to 25 feet deep in clay at the hill near Crowley Street.
 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • The contractor will continue installing 10-inch sanitary sewer on Pulaski Avenue to the west of Kinsey Street.
  • Storm sewer installation near Beidler Street and Pulaski Avenue will be completed on Tuesday next week.
  • A road crew is scheduled to arrive Wednesday, August 26 to begin grading for the roadway reconstruction on Beidler Street (between Alberta Avenue and Pulaski Avenue) and on Pulaski Avenue (east of Henry Street).
 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street (south of Hackley) and Poliski Drive are closed.
  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.
Sanitary sewer was installed on Pulaski Avenue near Crowley Street at 20-25 feet deep.

Work Completed This Week

  • Concrete curb and gutter, driveways, and sidewalk have been completed on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street south of Hackley Avenue.
  • The sanitary sewer was installed from Beidler Street and Alberta Avenue to the intersection of Pulaski Avenue and Henry Street.
 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • The 10-inch sanitary sewer crossing Henry Street at Pulaski Avenue will be directionally drilled starting tomorrow (Monday, August 10). The sanitary lateral serving the Betten Baker car dealership will be installed using directional drilling from Pulaski Avenue to the back parking lot early in the week.
  • Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley) are scheduled to be paved on Monday. The top course of asphalt is also scheduled to be installed tomorrow on Beidler Street (north of Hackley) and on Young Avenue.
  • The contractor will continue to install 10-inch sanitary sewer on Pulaski Avenue west of Henry Street.
 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Hackley Avenue to Young Avenue but will be open again to traffic by Tuesday after final paving.
  • Young Avenue is closed near Beidler Street but will be open again to traffic by Tuesday after final paving.
  • Beidler Street (south of Hackley) and Poliski Drive are closed.
  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.
  • Henry Street has a single northbound lane closure on either side of Pulaski Avenue to allow for semi-trucks to safely back into Pulaski Avenue.  The single lane closure will be switched to the southbound side of Henry Street early in the week.

Work Completed This Week

  • Aggregate base was installed on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley)
  • Concrete curb and gutter installation on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley) has begun.
  • Beidler Street between Alberta Avenue and Pulaski Avenue, and Pulaski Avenue from Kinsey Street and Beidler Street was milled and concrete removals has begun.
  • Sanitary sewer was installed up to Beidler Street and Alberta Avenue.
 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Sanitary sewer will be installed on Beidler Street to Pulaski Avenue, and on Pulaski Avenue west toward Henry Street.
  • Concrete curb and gutter, sidewalk, and driveways will be installed on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley) early in the week.
  • The 10-inch sanitary sewer crossing Henry Street on Pulaski Avenue is scheduled to be drilled under Henry Street on Monday, August 10.
 

Current Road Closures

  • Beidler Street is closed from Hackley Avenue to Young Avenue.
  • Young Avenue is closed near Beidler Street.
  • Beidler Street (south of Hackley) and Poliski Drive are still under construction and a temporary road is being maintained by the contractor for access to affected businesses and residents.
  • Beidler Street is closed from Alberta Avenue to Pulaski Avenue.
  • Pulaski Avenue is closed from Henry Street to Beidler Street and from Kinsey Street to Henry Street.