Current & Future Projects


Projects

Click on a tab to view details on current and future projects.

70th Street and Jamaica Avenue

70th Street and Jamaica Avenue

In case of an emergency, please call the Cottage Grove Police.

We realize that this construction will be inconvenient at times.  We appreciate your patience.

Note – Construction Schedule is dependent upon the weather. 

2016 Pavement Management

 

07 05 Weekly Update

Phase One (Green): Adjustments have been started for the manhole castings and gate valves. This will continue throughout this week. The castings will be sticking up in the pavement so they will be fairly level with the final lift of pavement, which is schedule for approximately the end of next week. This week will also include miscellaneous concrete work including hydrant pads and mailbox pads.

Phase Two (Blue): The first lift of pavement has been placed. This week will include backfilling of topsoil behind the curb, miscellaneous concrete work including hydrant pads and mailbox pads, and adjustment of structures. The adjustments including raising the manhole castings and gate valves to the appropriate grade where they will be fairly level with the final lift of pavement, which is scheduled for approximately the end of next week.

752016.jpg

06 28 Weekly Update

Phase One (Green): Topsoil has been placed. There are some areas that the contractor will be back to place additional topsoil. Seeding is scheduled to occur next week. Sprinklers can be installed at any time. Once the boulevards are seeded and hydromulched, the contractor will not regrade or reseed due to installation of a homeowner’s irrigation. Following the holiday weekend, adjustments of the manhole castings and gate valves will occur to prepare for the final lift of pavement.

Phase Two (Blue): Concrete curb and gutter is completed, along with concrete driveway ends. The grading and tolerancing of the gravel base has been completed, and the contractor is paving the streets today. This week is scheduled to include paving asphalt driveway ends and the initial backfill of the topsoil prior to the holiday weekend, weather permitting. Following the holiday weekend, adjustments of the manhole castings and gate valves will occur to prepare for the final lift of pavement.

Pavement Management 628.jpg

06 21 Weekly Update

Phase One (Green): The final lift of topsoil is scheduled to be placed this week and will be followed by seed and hydromulch.

Phase Two (Blue): Concrete curb and gutter will be completed today. Once the curb is complete, the contractor will start pouring driveways. Later in the week, the contractor will start grading the gravel to prepare for paving the initial lift of asphalt next week. During construction, additional parking is available on Hamlet Avenue, Hallmark Avenue, and Hale Avenue.

Pavement Management

06 14 Weekly Update

Phase One (Green): The contractor continued on patching bituminous driveways. The first lift of topsoil has been placed. Within the next week, the final list of topsoil will be placed followed by seed and hydromulch.

Phase Two (Blue): The pavement and curb removal have been completed and the grave base has been mixed and shaped in preparation for the placement of new concrete curb and gutter. Curb and gutter is scheduled for Monday, June 20th, weather permitting. Once this new curb is placed, the contractor will immediately switch over to pour concrete driveways. Please avoid driving on or over the new curb and driveways for 7 days to allow them to gain strength. Once these 7 days are over, the contractor will start grading the road and provide driveway access.

06 07 Weekly Update

                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Phase One (Green): The contractor continued on patching bituminous driveways and stripping boulevards. The end of this week and beginning of next week is scheduled for restoration to occur with the placement of black dirt, seed, and hydromulch.

Phase Two (Blue): Within the last week the contractor has lowered the manhole castings and gate valves and stripping the boulevard to prepare for removals. Pavement removal and curb removal will be completed by the end of the day Wednesday, June 8th. The contractor will then continue to mix, grade and shape the street to prepare for concrete curb and gutter next week.

6-7-2016.jpg

05 31 Weekly Update

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Phase One (Green): Paving has been completed and the contractor has started paving asphalt driveways and stripping sod to prepare for restoration. Weather permitting, restoration will continue with sod stripping, backfilling of topsoil, seeding and placing hydromulch. This week, the contractor will also start adjusting manholes to the correct grade in preparation for the final lift of pavement.

Phase Two (Blue): Driveways have begun to be sawcut to allow the contractor to start removals and provide a clean cut where the driveway will be patched in. Pavement removal is scheduled to occur Friday, weather permitting, followed by curb removal Monday, June 4th. Street lighting improvements are scheduled to begin Wednesday June 1st.

5-31 Update Pic.jpg


05 24 Weekly Update

                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Phase One (Green): The contractor has been working on grading and tolerancing the gravel base in preparation for paving. Paving was completed the morning of Wednesday May 25th.

Phase Two (Blue): After Memorial Day weekend, work will begin to pick up in Phase 2. The contractor will be in lowering the manhole castings to prepare for pavement removal which is scheduled to occur June 2nd, weather permitting. Curb removal will occur shortly after all the pavement has been removed and the existing gravel base has been mixed and shaped.

5-24 Update Pic.jpg

05 17 Weekly Update

                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Phase One (Green): New concrete curb and gutter has been place and completed, along with concrete driveways. Grading is scheduled to begin May 18th, weather permitting. Driveway access is being returned as the grading process continues and will be provided in the same order as concrete curb and gutter was placed. During the grading process, please avoid parking along the street to allow the contractor to continue working and providing driveway access to residents. The initial pavement lift is scheduled to occur next week, weather permitting.

Phase Two (Blue): Utility repairs began in Phase 2 of District D2 on May 11th. These repairs include adding to or replacing pieces of sanitary and storm manhole and catch basin structures.

5-17 Update Pic.jpg


05 10 Weekly Update

Construction began in Phase 1 of District D2 on April 26th with utility repairs, including adding or replacing pieces to sanitary and storm manhole and catch basin structures. This has worked its way into Phase 2 and will be completed within the next couple weeks.

Phase One (Green): The pavement and curb has been removed and new concrete curb and gutter is scheduled to start being placed May 11th, weather permitting. Once the new curb is placed, it will take 7 days to gain its full strength. Please avoid driving over this curb for this time period. Residents will be allowed to park in front of their home until they have gained access to their driveways.

05-10-Update-Pic.jpg


General Information

The 2016 Pavement Management project includes two residential areas and a portion of 80th Street, from Ideal Avenue to Jamaica Avenue.

Information on the City of Cottage Grove's assessment policy.

The area in district D2 includes the streets generally bound by Hadley Avenue to the west, 95th Street to the south, and Hamlet Park to the east.

The area in districts F3 and F5 includes the streets generally bound by 80th Street to the north, Keats Avenue to the east, 85th Street to the south, and the East Central Ravine Park to the west.