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 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.

Work Completed This Week

  • Road restoration has begun on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley).
  • New storm sewer has been installed on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley).
  • Beidler Street (north of Hackley) and Young Avenue have been top soiled and hydroseeded and all castings have been raised to finished grade.

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Gravel will be installed on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley) early in the week
  • Concrete curb and gutter installation on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley) will begin on Wednesday, July 29.
  • Beidler Street between Alberta Avenue and Pulaski Avenue, and Pulaski Avenue from Kinsey Street and Beidler Street is scheduled to be milled on Tuesday, July 28.
  • Sanitary sewer installation will continue on Beidler Street to the south to Pulaksi Avenue.
 

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.
  • STARTING MONDAY, JULY 27: Beidler Street between Alberta Avenue and Pulaski Avenue, Pulaski Avenue between Henry Street and Beidler Street, and Pulaski Avenue between Kinsey Street and Henry Street will be closed to through traffic.  Henry Street will remain open and not be affected. 

Work Completed This Week

  • The 12-inch sanitary sewer will be installed through the easement down to the intersection of Alberta Avenue and Beidler Street.
  • All of the sanitary laterals on the existing alley sewer between Beidler Street and Poliski Drive have been rerouted to the roadway using the drilling method.
  • All of the concrete curb and gutter, driveways, and sidewalks on Beidler Street (north of Hackley Ave.) and Young Avenue were installed this week.  All disturbed areas have been top soiled.  Gravel has been installed along the roadways and the first course of asphalt pavement will be installed before the end of the day.
 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Castings will be raised on Beidler Street and Young Avenue and the top soiled areas are scheduled to be seeded on Friday, July 24.
  • Storm sewer on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley) will be installed early in the week.
  • Road restoration may begin on Poliski Drive and Beidler Street (south of Hackley) toward the end of the week.
 

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.
  • STARTING MONDAY, JULY 27: Beidler Street between Alberta Avenue and Pulaski Avenue, Pulaski Avenue between Henry Street and Beidler Street, and Pulaski Avenue between Kinsey Street and Henry Street will be closed to through traffic.  Henry Street will remain open and not be affected.  The pavement is scheduled to be milled on July 28 within the closed work zones.

Work Completed This Week

  • The 12-inch sanitary sewer has been installed on Poliski Drive from Hackley Avenue south to the dead end
  • The 8-inch sanitary sewer has been installed in the narrow alley east of Poliski Drive and south of Hackley Avenue (see photo below).
  • All concrete curb and gutter and driveways have been installed on Hackley Avenue, Beidler Street, and Young Avenue.  Additionally, various concrete sidewalk and ramps have been reinstalled on Beidler Street.  Affected residents will be able to gain access back to their driveways early next week.
  • Paving on Hackley Avenue began Wednesday and was completed on Friday.  Hackley Avenue is opened back up to through traffic starting this morning!
 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Concrete sidewalk and ramps on Beidler Street will likely be finished by Tuesday, July 14.
  • Kamminga & Roodvoets will begin fine grading the aggregate base on Beidler Street in preparation for paving.
  • The 12-inch sanitary sewer will be continued to be installed to the south through an existing utility easement.
  • Sanitary laterals will be drilled into the sideyards and backyards of various homes on Beidler Street and Poliski Drive, south of Hackley Avenue starting Monday, July 13.
 

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.
  • Hackley Avenue is complete and is open again to through traffic!
The sanitary sewer was installed through the narrow alleyway south of Hackley Avenue.