Phase III Project consists of construction of a gravity sewer collection system, pumping station, a force main and storm water drainage improvements in the area generally bounded by Pembroke Road to the north of SW 64 Avenue and to the east of SW 25 Street to the south, and the Turnpike to the west, within the public right-of-way. The Preliminary Design (PDR) effort will evaluate and identify system requirements required to efficiently design the wastewater collection/stormwater management system within the Phase III area. Project offers the means to eliminate out dated and non functioning septic tanks through a central wastewater collection system.
February 2019 - Expected Road Closures and Detours Sewer Construction SW 66th Avenue between SW 25th Street SW 22nd Street sewer construction remains in progress. SW 67th Terrace between SW 20th Court to SW 66th Avenue sewer construction remains in progress.
Drainage Construction SW 19th Street- between SW 66th Avenue and SW 64th Avenue is in progress SW 20th Street between SW 66th Avenue and SW 64th Avenue remains in progress SW 67th Avenue from SW 24th Street to SW 21st Street remains in progress Sunshine Boulevard from SW 22nd Street to SW 20th Court remains in progress SW 68th Terrace from SW 23rd Street to Sunshine Boulevard remains is in progress
Roadway Restoration Sunshine Boulevard from SW 30th Street to SW 23rd Street extensive swale and irrigation restoration is in progress.
Wastewater- Reynolds Construction continued running two crews on sewer. One crew continued laying sewer main along 20 CT, east of 67 Ave toward 66 Ave and the other has been laying sewer main along SW 67 toward 20 CT. Contractor has divided the installstion into three quardrants. Quardrant 1 includes the installation between Sunshine Blvd. and SW 68 Ave. Quardrant 2 includes all the streets between SW 68 Ave and SW 66 Ave. Quardrant 3 includes all the streets located east of 66 Ave. As of to this date, contrator has completed the installation of sewer main in quardrants 1 and 2 not including the installation of sewer laterals. Construction of sewer to date is at 48% complete.
January 2019 - Wastewater –Reynolds Construction utilizing two sanitary sewer installation crews. One crew is installing gravity sewer mains along SW 20th Court, east of SW 67th Avenue toward SW 66th Avenue and the second crew is installing gravity sewer mains along SW 19th Street between SW 68th Avenue and SW 66th Avenue. • NOTE – First lift of asphalt has been installed at the following locations: SW 68th Avenue from SW 25th Street to Pembroke Rd
December 2018 -Wastewater – The contractor is currently installing sewer main along SW 20 ST between SW 68 Avenue and SW 66 Avenue. Contractor has skipped the sewer installation along 67 Ave, north of SW 24 ST due to conflict with an existing 16” water main at that location. Construction associated with sewer is +/- 35% to date.
· Storm Water - The contractor is currently installing storm drainage at the following location: SW 20 ST, between (SW 68 Ave and SW 67 Ave), SW 25 ST, between (SW 68 Ave and SW 67 Ave). Drainage lamping inspection was conducted along SW 68 Ave as contractor is working to install the remaining segment of valley gutters between 21st ST and Pembroke Rd. Couple of structures still remaining to be installed in that area due to conflict with existing water main, which will be removed once the newly installed main is placed in service. Storm drainage Construction to date is +/- 36%.
· Water – The installation of water main has been temporarily suspended as contractor is currently conducting hydrostatic and disinfecting tests. Bac-tee testing has been conducted on finished pipeline(s) for certification purposes. The City and County have agreed to rebuild the existing interconnect between the two distribution systems with a bi-meter assembly with a by-pass. The connection will be located at SW 68th Avenue and SW 25th Street on the north side of SW 25th Street. The City and County will share the costs for the new assembly. The City and the County will develop a joint agreement for maintenance, calibration, billing, etc. Construction of water is +/- 55%.
· NOTE – First lift of asphalt has been installed at the following locations:
o SW 68th Avenue from SW 25th Street to SW 21st Street
o SW 67th Lane from SW 67th Way to SW 20th Court
o SW 67th Way
o SW 20th Street, SW 20th Court and SW 23rd Street, (all three streets west of SW 68th Avenue)
November 2018 - Reynolds Construction completed the sewer installation on all the side streets located west of SW 68th Avenue, including SW 68th Avenue from Pembroke Road to SW 25th Street. Sewer installation has also been completed along SW 25th Street from SW 64th Avenue to SW 68th Avenue. The Contractor also completed the installation of sewer main along SW 67th Terrace. Sewer installation is currently in progress along SW 67th Avenue, north of SW 67th Terrace.
October 2018 - Reynolds Construction continued working with two sewer crews. One of the crews continued installing sewer along SW 67th Terrace. The second crew continued working on adjusting sewer laterals to grade on location where the sewer main has already been installed. Sewer installation is completed on all the side streets west of SW 68th Avenue, including SW 68th Avenue from SW 25th Street to Pembroke Road. Sewer installation is also completed along SW 25th Street from SW 64th Avenue to SW 68th Avenue.