Public Works

Construction Updates

For a current list of expected lane closures see the Texas Department of Transportation's Highway Conditions Search Tool.

Information about local construction projects is available online from the Texas Department of Transportation. Midtown Express information is available at drivemidtown.com and the project's Closures and Traffic Changes for Euless can be found under the section SH 183 – SH 121 to Esters Road.

January 2016

STREET/STREAM REPAIR AND RECONSTRUCTION

Public Works crews continue cleaning and clearing debris from the creeks, drainage liners, drain inlets, and the storm sewer system from the recent rains and in anticipation of future rain events.

PW street crews continue crack sealing and repairing pot holes on various streets around town. They are also making asphalt spot repairs on the streets that are due for asphalt overlay in the spring.

Sand spreaders and equipment for snow and ice operation have been checked out and are ready for our first winter event.

TARRANT COUNTY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT
ACCESSIBILITY RAMPS AND SIDEWALKS PROJECT

Missing sections of sidewalk along Summerbrook Drive have been completed. The new sidewalk fills in a gap and connects the existing sidewalks north of Granite Court. The creek that crosses under Summerbrook has been cleared and drainage and erosion repairs have been completed.

Drainage and erosion repair has been performed along sections of Little Bear Creek.

WATER MAIN VALVE MAINTENANCE

Since the valve exercising program began in October 2014, a total of 1302 valves have been exercised.

The water department repaired 10 water main breaks, investigated 42 water leaks, repaired 20 meter leaks, replaced 24 broken or leaking curb stops and repaired 6 fire hydrants.

WASTE WATER DIVISION

The waste water division cleaned 7,696 feet of sewer mains in response to customer calls for service.

The waste water division also cleaned 119,161 feet of sewer mains under routine maintenance.

8,050 feet of sewer lines were camera inspected, 204 manholes were inspected, and 80 feet of service lines were cleaned.

ADVANCED METERING PROJECT

A pre-construction meeting is being held on January 7th and construction is anticipated to begin in late January.

                                  RECLAIMED WATER PHASE 2

Bids were opened on November 18th. City Council awarded the project to Circle C Construction on November 24th. Construction to begin in early January.

MIDTOWN EXPRESS (SH 183)

Have received 90% conceptual design of the utility relocations for the 183 E project – staff has reviewed and provided comments back to the designer on Dec. 15th. Designer is currently preparing the final design of utility relocations.

FY 2015 SANITARY SEWER REHAB

City Council awarded the project to Circle C Construction on November 10th. Construction began on January 4th.

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