Executive Director's Report — May 2016

 

The annual inspections are in progress. The Griffith and Gary areas of the system are currently being inspected with an expected finish date for these segments of Friday, April 15th . Munster, Highland, Hammond, and Pump Station inspections are scheduled to begin May 9th .

 

  • The floodwall joint sealant replacement and repair project that was awarded to Grimmer Construction has been substantially completed.

    Bids for electrical repairs at the Burr Street South Pump Station will be opened later in the meeting.

  • Bids for periodic mowing of the levee will be opened later in the meeting.

  • The levee paving project bid awarded to Rieth-Riley Construction has been reviewed and executed. The project will begin as soon as the weather permits.

  • The Lyman Manhole Rehab project, located between Hohman Avenue and Calumet Avenue in Hammond, has been started by Grimmer Construction.

  • The notice to proceed was signed for the project to inspect and video all culverts in Hammond, Highland, Munster and INDOT. The contractor, Greenline Environmental will coordinate with the local communities to begin the project. This is part of the normal 5 year inspection project.

  • The 35th & Chase design project is proceeding. This project will eliminate the current post and panel closure system. The Gary Board of Public Works recently gave approval to proceed with required soil borings needed to continue with the design process.

  • The notice to proceed was signed for the Georgia Street Project. This project, located at approximately 33 rd Avenue and Georgia Street will raise and repave Georgia Street. We were given approval by the Gary Board of Public Works this week for the necessary street closures and detours to allow the project to proceed.

 

       
       
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