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Sandhill Boulevard Phase I

Project Description

Construction of additional turn lanes at the intersections of Sandhill Boulevard at Capricorn Boulevard, Sandhill Boulevard at Deep Creek Boulevard, and the reconfiguration of Sandhill Boulevard approach at the intersection of Kings Highway.

Project Location

Sandhill Boulevard at Capricorn Boulevard, Sandhill Boulevard at Deep Creek Boulevard, and Sandhill Boulevard at the intersection of Kings Highway.

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Completed Work:

EHC, Inc. has installed MOT devices to notify the traveling public of traffic pattern changes. A 24" water main has been installed while the conflicting main has been removed along the west side of Sandhill south of the Kings intersection. The main has passed all testing requirements and has been placed in service. Relocations of 12" and 8" water mains that conflicted with the storm structures have been completed. All stormwater structures and storm drain pipes have been installed. Construction of gravity wall, curb, and sidewalk is complete. Additional turn lanes have been constructed and final paving has been completed. 

On the east side of Sandhill, south of the Kings intersection, a force main has been constructed. The old force main that conflicted with proposed stormwater structures has been removed.

At the Capricorn/Sandhill intersection and in the Deep Creek area, the contractor has finished installing turn lanes, curb, sidewalks, and swales. 

Current Work:

The contractor is installing handrail, sod, and final signage.  

Upcoming Work:

The contractor will complete the final closeout tasks and clean-up the worksite, in addition to continuing placing sod with ongoing watering.

Budget

Phase Cost
Design $196,384
Construction $1,602,682
Total Budget $1,799,066
Funding source(s): Public Works Road Improvements Gas Tax

Schedule

Phase Estimated Start Date Forecast Completion Actual Completion
Design Development 03/04/2017 04/10/2020
Construction 08/17/2020 07/31/2021

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Project Phase
Construction

Last Updated
07/20/2021

Project Manager
Lindsey Johnson

Public Relations
Tracy Doherty
Email Public Relations

Project Number
c410914

Sponsor Department
Public Works

Design Engineer/Architect
KCA, Inc., CCU, and DMK, Inc.

Construction Contractor
EHC, Inc.

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