Important Information

This project will replace old utilities that are nearing the end of their useful life, including water main, sanitary sewer, and storm sewer. The entire road will be reconstructed, and sidewalks will be replaced as needed.

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Prein&Newhof will have personnel in the field on behalf of Plainfield Charter Township.

Onsite Contact(s):

Fiona Miller
(616) 437-3223

Kevin Gritters, PE
Project Manager
(616) 432–6701

Jeremy Kamp, PE
Project Engineer
(616) 432–6709

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Contractor: Kamminga & Roodvoets (K&R)
(616) 949-0800

Plainfield Township – Water & Wastewater System Improvements: Northville Drive


This Week:

  • Sanitary sewer and lateral replacement continued in Northville Drive.
  • Storm sewer replacement continued in Northville Drive.
  • Sections of sidewalk were replaced on Northville Drive and Leelanau Drive.
  • New gravel was hauled in and road reconstruction continued in preparation for paving next week.

 

Next Week:

Northville (Nippon to 5 Mile)
  • Sanitary sewer and lateral replacement will continue.
  • The final water main tie-in at 5 Mile Road will be completed next Tuesday.
  • Storm sewer replacement will continue.
  • 5 Mile Road eastbound traffic will be shifted to the center turn lane to accommodate water main and sanitary sewer work at the intersection of Northville Drive and 5 Mile Road. This is anticipated to last until Friday (10/7).
Northville (Lakehurst to Nippon)
  • Base course paving is scheduled for next Tuesday.
Leelanau
  • Restoration efforts will continue.

 

Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.

Last Two Weeks:

  • K&R completed water service replacement between Manitou and 5 Mile Road. All of the water services on the project have now been replaced.
  • K&R completed water main tie-ins connecting the new water main on Northville to existing water main branches.
  • K&R continued sanitary sewer replacement on Northville between Leelanau and Manitou.
  • Black Gold placed the base course of asphalt on Leelanau Drive.

 

Next Week:

Northville (Leelanau to 5 Mile)
  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer replacement.
  • Now that all of the water services have been switched from the old water main to the new water main K&R will complete the final water main tie-in at 5 Mile Road.
  • K&R will work on storm sewer replacement once the sanitary sewer has been replaced.
Northville (Lakehurst to Leelanau)
  • K&R will continue to work on road reconstruction in preparation for base course paving.
Leelanau
  • K&R will work on replacing driveways, work on lawn restoration, and adjustment of manhole and catch basin covers now that the road has been paved. The final layer of asphalt will take place in October.

 

Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.

This Week:

  • K&R tested the new water main on Northville between Manitou and 5 Mile.
  • K&R completed water service replacement between Nippon and Manitou.
  • K&R completed a water main tie-in on the Manitou stub street.
  • K&R continued sanitary sewer replacement on Northville between Leelanau and Manitou.
  • K&R worked on road reconstruction on Leelanau.
  • Concrete sidewalks on Leelanau and Northville continued to be replaced.

 

Next Week:

Northville (Leelanau to 5 Mile)
  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer replacement.
  • K&R will complete a water main tie-in and begin water service replacement between Manitou and 5 Mile pending passing disinfection testing this week.
  • K&R will complete storm sewer construction between Leelanau and Nippon.
Northville (Lakehurst to Leelanau)
  • K&R will continue to work on road reconstruction in preparation for paving later this month.
Leelanau
  • K&R will continue to work on road reconstruction in preparation for paving later this month.

 

Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.

This Week:

  • K&R completed water main replacement in Northville between Manitou and 5 Mile.
  • K&R began water service replacement between Nippon and Manitou.
  • K&R began road reconstruction on Northville.
  • Duran (K&R’s concrete subcontractor) replaced concrete sidewalks on Leelanau and Northville.
  • Northville and Leelanau were closed to thru traffic.

Next Week:

Northville (Leelanau to 5 Mile)
  • K&R will test the final section of water main from Manitou to 5 Mile.
  • K&R will complete water service replacement between Leelanau and Manitou.
  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer replacement.
Northville (Lakehurst to Leelanau)
  • K&R will work on road reconstruction.
Leelanau
  • K&R will work on road reconstruction.

 

Northville and Leelanau will continue to be closed to thru traffic.

Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.

This Week:

  • K&R completed storm sewer replacement in Northville between Lakehurst and Leelanau and completed storm sewer replacement on Leelanau Drive.
  • K&R continued water main installation on Northville between Manitou and 5 Mile.
  • K&R began sanitary sewer replacement in Northville, north of Leelanau.
  • K&R prepped sidewalk for replacement on Leelanau and Northville between Lakehurst and Leelanau.
  • K&R pressure tested and disinfected the water main in Northville between Leelanau and Manitou.
  • Northville and Leelanau were closed to thru traffic.

 

Next Week:

Northville (Leelanau to 5 Mile)
  • K&R will complete water main installation from Manitou to 5 Mile and test this final section of new water main.
  • K&R will replace water services between Leelanau and Manitou.
  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer replacement.
Northville (Lakehurst to Leelanau)
  • K&R will pour new sidewalk.
Leelanau
  • K&R will pour new sidewalk.
  • K&R will work on rebuilding the road.

Northville and Leelanau will continue to be closed to thru traffic.

Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.

 

This Week:

  • K&R continued work on storm sewer replacement in Northville Drive between Lakehurst and Leelanau.
  • K&R completed water main installation on Northville Drive between Leelanau and Nippon.
  • Northville and Leelanau were closed to thru traffic.

Next Week:

Northville (Leelanau to 5 Mile)
  • K&R will complete water main installation to Manitou and test this section so that water services can be installed.
  • K&R will begin sanitary sewer replacement.
 Northville (Lakehurst to Leelanau)
  • K&R will begin road and sidewalk reconstruction.
  • K&R will complete storm sewer replacement.
 Leelanau
  • K&R will begin road and sidewalk reconstruction.
  • K&R will complete storm sewer installation between Northville & Keeweenaw.
Northville and Leelanau will continue to be closed to thru traffic.Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.

This Week:

  • K&R completed sanitary sewer lateral replacement in Northville Drive between Lakehurst and Leelanau.
  • K&R continued work on storm sewer replacement in Northville Drive between Lakehurst and Leelanau.
  • Northville and Leelanau were closed to thru traffic.

 

Next Week:

Northville (Lakehurst to Leelanau)

  • K&R will begin road reconstruction.
  • K&R will complete storm sewer replacement.

 

Northville (Leelanau to 5 Mile)

  • K&R will begin water main replacement.

 

Leelanau

  • K&R will begin road reconstruction.

 

Northville and Leelanau will continue to be closed to thru traffic.

Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.

This Week:

  • K&R completed water main tie-ins on Leelanau. The new water main is now connected to the existing water main at Keeweenaw, Manitou, and the park driveway.
  • K&R completed sanitary sewer installation in Leelanau between Northville and Keeweenaw.
  • K&R continued sanitary sewer lateral replacement in Northville Drive.
  • Northville and Leelanau were closed to thru traffic.

 

Next Week:

Northville (Lakehurst to Leelanau)

  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer lateral replacement.
  • K&R will continue storm sewer replacement.

 

Northville (Leelanau to 5 Mile)

  • K&R will begin water main replacement.

 

Northville and Leelanau will continue to be closed to thru traffic.

Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.

This Week:

  • K&R installed long side water services on Leelanau. K&R should have all of the short side water services completed tomorrow (Saturday).
  • K&R installed 24-inch storm sewer in Northville.
  • K&R completed sanitary sewer installation on Northville between Lakehurst and Leelanau.
  • K&R began sanitary sewer installation in Leelanau.
  • Northville and Leelanau were closed to thru traffic.

 

Next Week:

  • K&R will complete water main tie-ins on Leelanau.
  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer lateral replacement in Northville.
  • Northville and Leelanau will continue to be closed to thru traffic.

This Week:

  • K&R pressure tested and disinfected the new water main in Leelanau.
  • K&R began replacing sanitary sewer laterals to the houses on the south side of Northville.
  • K&R continued installing new 15-inch sanitary sewer in Northville.
  • The existing asphalt on the remaining section of Northville was pulverized.
  • Northville and Leelanau were closed to thru traffic.

 

Next Week:

  • K&R will begin replacing water services along Leelanau.
  • K&R will continue 15-inch sanitary sewer installation in Northville.
  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer lateral replacement in Northville.
  • K&R will begin storm sewer replacement on Northville where the sanitary sewer has already been installed.
  • Northville and Leelanau will continue to be closed to thru traffic.

 

Please contact any project representative if you have questions or concerns.