Construction started in earnest this week with road closures and pavement removal. Thanks to all parents and area residents for working with the Contractor during this transition. Your patience and cooperation are appreciated!

Work completed/in progress from this past week:

  • Lakewood closed between 160th and 152nd. Traffic detoured to James Street.
  • Lakewood closed between 152nd and 144th. Traffic detoured to Ottawa Beach.
  • North lane of Lakewood removed between 160th and the west entrance to Waukazoo Elementary.
  • Grading on either side of Pine Creek for trenchless pipe installation beneath creek.
  • Removed the north lane of Lakewood between 160th and the west entrance to Waukazoo Elementary.
  • Prepare for 36″ water main installation.
  • Relocated mailboxes within the construction area.

Anticipated activities for next week include the following:

  • Start 36″ transmission main installation.
  • Continue staging pipe materials along Lakewood.
  • Replace some water services along Lakewood. Advance notice will be provided prior to water service work.