Important Information

The City of Muskegon is replacing sanitary gravity sewer and water main on Peck Street from Laketon Avenue to Merrill Avenue. The work will also include various storm sewer improvements and full reconstruction of the asphalt roadway. The project will further involve replacing various water services from the water main to the building throughout the project area.

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

Dave Cadena
Construction Observer (On-Site)
(231) 670–7017

Tyler DeNooyer, PE
Project Engineer
(616) 481–0693

Matt Hulst, PE
Project Manager
(616) 914–0557

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Contractor: Kamminga & Roodvoets

Brad Kreider
Superintendent
(616) 949–0800

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City of Muskegon

Leo Evans
Director of Public Works
(231) 724–4100

City of Muskegon – Peck Street Road & Utility Improvements

Work Completed This Week

  • Replaced the 16-inch water main and storm sewer in the Southern Avenue intersection.
  • Installed approximately 800 feet 8-inch sanitary sewer from Dale Avenue south to Laketon Avenue.   360 feet of 36-inch storm sewer was simultaneously installed between Larch Avenue and Dale Avenue.
  • Finished grading the subbase and installing aggregate base on Phase 1.
  • Began fine grading the aggregate base at the north end of Phase 1 in preparation for paving.
  • Placed concrete curb and gutter, sidewalk, driveways and sidewalk ramps throughout Phase 1.
  • Continued replacing sanitary laterals between Forest Avenue and Southern Avenue.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Finish installing concrete improvements on Phase 1 by midweek.
  • Continue replacing sanitary laterals between Forest Avenue and Laketon Avenue.
  • Begin installing new 8-inch water main from Southern Avenue to the south.
  • Finish fine grading the aggregate base on Phase 1 in preparation for the first layer of asphalt pavement to be installed mid to late next week.

 

Important Information

  • As concrete driveways and curb and gutter is installed on Phase 1, vehicle driveway access for residents will need to restricted temporarily to allow time for the concrete to cure properly.  Please park vehicles outside of the project area while concrete is being installed across your driveway approach.  Thank you for your patience!
  • Work on the added 36-inch storm sewer on Dale Avenue between Peck Street and Clinton Street is scheduled to begin the week of June 21.  The south half of the roadway will be replaced.
  • The underground crews will be working Saturday, June 12 (tomorrow) on Phase 2.

Work Completed This Week

  • Installed new storm sewer at Grand Avenue.
  • Installed approximately 1,000 feet 8-inch sanitary sewer from Southern Avenue south to Dale Avenue.
  • Continued to replace water services and sanitary laterals on Phase 1.  All underground piping has been completed on Phase 1 with the exception of the Southern Avenue intersection.
  • Continued removing concrete roadway, curb and gutter, driveway, and sidewalk on Phase 2.
  • Installed aggregate base from the north end project limits to Grand Avenue.
  • Placed concrete curb and gutter, sidewalk, driveways and ADA ramps on the north end of Phase 1.
 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Replace the 16-inch water main at Southern Avenue beginning at 8:00 AM on Monday morning (6/7).
  • Begin installing sanitary laterals south of Southern Avenue.
  • Continue installing the gravel base for the roadway on Phase 1 between Southern Avenue and Grand Avenue.
  • Continue installing concrete curb and gutter, driveways, and replacing sidewalk on Phase 1.
  • Simultaneously install 8-inch sanitary sewer and 36-inch storm sewer from Dale Avenue to Larch Avenue.
 

General Notes:

  • As concrete driveways and curb and gutter is installed on Phase 1, vehicle driveway access for residents will need to restricted temporarily to allow time for the concrete to cure properly.  Please park vehicles outside of the project area while concrete is being installed across your driveway approach.  Thank you for your patience!
  • The scope of the Peck Street project has been expanded to include installing a new 36-inch storm sewer from the intersection of Dale Avenue and Clinton Street to the intersection of Peck Street and Larch Avenue.  This extra work will include replacing the southern half of the roadway on Dale Avenue between Peck Street and Clinton Street.
  • Contractor will be working Saturday, June 5 (tomorrow).

Work has progressed quickly on Peck Street this week with 5 to 6 construction crews from Kamminga and Roodvoets on site all week. Work has begun on the underground for Phase 2, while Phase 1 of Peck Street is beginning to look more like a roadway again after replacement of the water, sanitary and storm infrastructure. Have a Happy Memorial Day!

 

Work Completed This Week

  • Replaced the 24-inch storm sewer between Irwin Avenue and Washington Avenue.
  • Continued to replace water services.  Only 2-3 water services remain to be on Phase 1.
  • Continued removing concrete roadway, curb and gutter, and driveways on Phase 2.
  • Began grading the sand subbase for road replacement and installing the gravel base from the north end project limits to Isabella Avenue.
  • Placed concrete curb and gutter, sidewalk, and ADA ramps on the north end of Phase 1.
  • Note: As concrete driveways and curb and gutter is installed on Phase 1, vehicle driveway access for residents will need to restricted temporarily to allow time for the concrete to cure properly.  Please park vehicles outside of the project area while concrete is being installed across your property.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Continue boring and connecting water services south of Irwin Ave.
  • Replace the 16-inch water main through the Southern Avenue Intersection.
  • Continue installing the gravel base for the roadway on Phase 1 from Isabella Avenue toward Southern Avenue.
  • Continue installing concrete curb and gutter and replacing sidewalk at the north end of Phase 1.
  • Install sanitary sewer on Phase 2 from Forest Avenue to the south.

Contractor is not on Memorial Day and may need to work on Saturday, June 5.

Work Completed This Week

  • Performed four water main tie-ins at Strong Ave., Arthur Ave., Morrall Ave., and Isabella Ave.
  • Continued to replace water services.  Water services are now complete from Washington Ave. to the north project limits.
  • Removed the asphalt for Phase 2 and began removing the concrete road under the asphalt.
  • Began grading the sand subbase for road replacement and installing the gravel base at the north end project limits.
  • Finished installing all storm sewer north of Irwin Ave.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Continue boring and connecting water services south of Washington Ave.
  • Installing sanitary laterals south of Grand Ave.
  • Begin installing storm sewer from Irwin Ave. to the south.
  • Continue installing the gravel base for the roadway on Phase 1
  • Start installing concrete curb and gutter and replacing sidewalk at the north end project limits.

 

Contractor is not planning to work Saturday, May 22.

Work Completed This Week

  • Connected 20 water services to the new water main
  • Placed 2 storm catch basins and storm sewer leads
 

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Continue boring and connecting water services
  • Continue placing storm sewer
  • Perform two water main tie-ins on Tuesday, May 18 (expect temporary water disruption on Peck St. North of Strong Ave. and on Ionia St.)
  • Begin rebuilding the roadway from the north end of project limits towards the south
  • Begin removing the roadway for Phase 2 (between Southern and Laketon Avenues.) on Wednesday, May 19.
Storm Sewer being installed at Merrill & Peck St.

Work Completed This Week

  • Approximately 1,000 feet of storm sewer was placed in addition to 21 storm structures.
  • The water main south of Strong Avenue passed pressure and bacteria testing this week.
  • The water main tie-in at Strong & Peck was made.
  • 14 water services were connected to the new water main.
  • The  storm sewer mainline and sanitary sewer pipe was inspected with closed-circuit television (CCTV).

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

The prime contractor anticipates:

  • Continue directional boring and connecting water services.
  • Continue installing storm sewer.

 

The Contractor is not working on Saturday, May 10, 2021.

 

Phase 2 Scheduling

Kamminga & Roodvoets has an opening in their schedule and is planning to begin Phase 2 (Southern Avenue to Laketon Avenue) earlier than originally planned. Road removal for Phase 2 has been rescheduled to begin approximately Wednesday, May 19 with sanitary sewer installation to follow shortly thereafter. This will not have an impact on the schedule for Phase 1 which is planned to be completed and open to traffic before the end of June 2021.

Work Completed This Week

  • Placed 1 sanitary sewer lateral and 220 feet of sanitary sewer main to the south limits of Phase 1 at Southern Avenue.
  • Placed 900 feet of 8 inch mainline water main and installed water main crossings at various intersections.
  • All water main has now been installed within the Phase 1 project limits and is prepped for pressure testing next week.
  • Passed bacteria testing on the water main from Strong Ave. to north end of project limits.
  • Performed watermain tie-in to existing watermain at North end of project limits.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

The primary Contractor anticipates:

  • Pressure and bacteria test remainder of water main from Strong Ave. to Southern Ave.
  • Begin placing storm sewer at north end project limits.
  • Begin installing water services between Strong Ave. and North project limits.
  • Continue placing sanitary laterals through phase 1.

 

The Contractor did not work on Saturday, May 1.

Work Completed This Week

Prime Contractor – Kamminga & Roodvoets, Inc.

  • Placed 190 feet of Sanitary Sewer Main to Southern Ave.
  • Placed 12 Sanitary sewer laterals.
  • Placed 1,550 feet of watermain beginning at Merrill Avenue working south.
  • Pressure tested watermain from North end project limits to Strong Ave.

Anticipated Work Next Week

  • Continue to place and connect sanitary sewer laterals.
  • Complete placing main line sanitary sewer to phase 1 limits.
  • Continue placing watermain mainline.
  • Bacteria test watermain from North end project limits to Strong Ave to protect public health.

 

Contractor is not working Saturday 4/24/21.

Work Completed This Week

  • Placed approximately 1,100 feet of sanitary sewer main from Morrall St. towards the south.
  • Placed 4 sanitary sewer manholes and 13 sanitary sewer laterals.
  • Continued removing concrete pavement on Peck St.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

The primary Contractor anticipates:

  • Continuing to place and connect sanitary laterals.
  • Complete placing main line sanitary sewer to phase 1 limits.
  • Begin placing water main working from the north end of the project limits towards the south.

 

The Contractor is not working Saturday, April 17, 2021.

Work Completed This Week

  • Completed placing sanitary sewer main on Peck St. from Strong Ave. to North end of project limits
  • Began placing sanitary sewer main from Strong Ave. towards the South.
  • Placed 7 sanitary sewer manholes and 6 sanitary sewer laterals
  • Continued removing concrete pavement on Peck St.

 

Anticipated Work Next Week

The primary Contractor anticipates:

  • Continue removing concrete pavement and curb & gutter.
  • Continue placing main line sanitary sewer, and laterals.

 

No work is scheduled for Saturday, April 10.