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:

  • 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.

This Week:

  • K&R finished water main installation along Leelanau and worked on installing water main across Leelanau at the park driveway.
  • K&R continued installing new 15-inch sanitary sewer in Northville.
  • Northville was closed to thru traffic between Lakehurst and Leelanau, and Leelanau was closed to thru traffic.
  • K&R has completed the water main installation across Leelanau at Keeweenaw.

 

Next Week:

  • K&R will pressure test and disinfect the new water main in Leelanau.
  • K&R will continue 15-inch sanitary sewer installation in Northville.
  • K&R will begin sanitary sewer lateral replacement in Northville starting at Lakehurst.
  • Thursday (7/21) – Northville from Leelanau to 5 Mile will be pulverized.
  • K&R will remove mailboxes on Northville between Leelanau and 5 Mile. There will be a temporary bank of mailboxes set up on Manitou between Northville and Leelanau where your mail will be delivered once the mailboxes are removed.
  • Northville will continue to be closed to thru traffic between Lakehurst and Leelanau, 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 finished water service installation on Northville Drive between Lakehurst and Leelanau.
  • K&R connected the new water main to the existing water main at Northville and Lakehurst.
  • K&R began installing new 8-inch water main on Leelanau Drive.
  • K&R set up bypass pumps to bypass the wastewater flow around the construction area.
  • K&R began installing new 15-inch sanitary sewer on Northville Drive.
  • Northville Drive was closed to thru traffic between Lakehurst and Leelanau, and Leelanau Drive was closed to thru traffic.

 

Next Week:

  • K&R will complete the water main installation on Leelanau Drive.
  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer installation on Northville Drive.
  • Northville Drive will continue to be closed to thru traffic between Lakehurst Drive and Leelanau Drive, and Leelanau Drive will be closed to thru traffic.

 

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

Last Week:

  • K&R installed new copper water services from the new water main and connected to existing water services at the right-of-way line on Northville Drive between Lakehurst and Leelanau.
  • Northville Drive was closed to thru traffic between Lakehurst and Leelanau.

 

Next Week:

  • K&R will complete the new water service installations between Lakehurst and Leelanau.
  • K&R will connect the new water main to the existing water main on Northville at Lakehurst on July 5. If you are in the affected area of the shutdown, you would have received a notification (door hanger) from the Township Water Department this week.
  • K&R will begin water main installation on Leelanau Drive between Northville and Manitou.
  • K&R will continue sanitary sewer installation in Northville Drive at Lakehurst and work east down Northville.
  • Northville Drive will continue to be closed to thru traffic between Lakehurst Drive and Leelanau Drive.

 

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

Last Two Weeks:

  • K&R finished installing new 8-inch water main along Northville Drive between Lakehurst and Leelanau and pressure tested and disinfected the new pipe.
  • Sanitary sewer was installed through the new casing in the easement.
  • K&R set two new manholes, one back in the easement and a second one in Northville Drive, to complete the sewer installation in the easement and connect to the existing sewers.
  • New sanitary laterals were installed in the easement which provides sanitary sewer service to three different houses.
  • K&R is completing a water main tie-in to the existing water main between 2654 & 2666 Northville.
  • K&R will begin water service installation tomorrow (Saturday).
  • Northville Drive was closed to thru traffic between Lakehurst and Leelanau.

 

Next Week:

  • K&R will work on installing new copper water services from the new 8-inch water main to each house between Lakehurst and Leelanau and disconnecting the old water service from the existing water main.
  • K&R will continue to install new 15-inch sanitary sewer along Northville Drive starting at Lakehurst and working towards Leelanau.
  • K&R will restore the backyard easement area.
  • Northville Drive will continue to be closed to thru traffic between Lakehurst Drive and Leelanau Drive.