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East and West Spring Lake Wastewater Expansion Project
Project Updates
 On-Lot Home Connections:
Utilities staff is working with homeowners on making connections utilizing County staff or its approved contractor (Rohaley & Sons). Connection schedules are subject to change due to weather conditions and possible unforseen challenges.  Connections are currently ongoing in Contract B, Phase 2. Connections in Contract C, Phase 1 are scheduled to resume in mid-November. Letters dated Sept. 6, 2017 were mailed to property owners in Contract C, Phase 2.  Sod restoration has been delayed due to a lack of available supply. We apologize for this inconvenience. 
Septic Failure

If you live in this MSBU area and are experiencing issues with your septic system, please call a plumber or septic service company first to assess the situation. Charlotte County Utilities may maintain failing systems in this area if the resident provides a receipt or report stating the system is in failure from a plumber of septic service company. Please call 941.883.6160 for further information.

Road Restoration

Public Works will pave the roads in the project area after all the homeowners' on-lot connections have been made in Contracts B and C. They will pave the Contract D area after the on-lot connections have been made in that area.

Contract D:
Update 11/16/17:
Restoration work is continuing on the streets that are east of Harbor Boulevard where the main lines have been installed. The contractor's top priority is patching the road crossings, as well as repairing driveways and preparing for sod installation.  Construction of the vacuum station on Harbor Boulevard is continuing, however, activity is intermittent as we wait for power infrastructure and appropriate tide levels.   Driveways will be permanently restored after all of the construction activity has been completed near each home.  Construction staging areas will be at 157 and 159 Salem Ave, as well as 139 Francis Dr.  A fence and privacy screen will be placed on the perimeter of these properties. This project will be taken in multiple phases, starting with the streets on the east side of Harbor Boulevard, where –
  1. All the water mains will be installed
  2. The old water mains will be removed
  3. The new vacuum sewer mains will be installed
  4. Sewer service pits and laterals will be installed
  5. Storm drainage and crossings will be restored
  6. On-lot connections will take place, followed by sod restoration
  7. The roads will be re-paved by Public Works after the on-lot connections may have been made

For more information, review the Contract D informational presentation.  

Project Documents
Contract C, Phase 1 Connection Postcard - Oct. 23, 2017Contract C, Phase 2 Connection Letter - Sept. 6, 2017Project Update for Commission - May 9, 2017Contract D, Informational Presentation - Feb. 23, 2017
(Includes Stormwater Quality Reporting)
“Contract B” Final Survey
Letter to Property Owners - July 9, 2015
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