The project includes complete street reconstruction from Henry to Walnut, including new sewer (separation of sanitary and storm sewers), water main, sidewalks, curb and gutter, and street lighting. The street will be resurfaced with asphalt and receive new street lighting from Walnut to Litchfield, without changes to the curb and gutter, sidewalk, and utilities. The traffic signal at the intersection of Henry Street will replaced by the City. The project is being funded with electric, water and sewer utility funds, TIFA funding and Street funding. Shaw Contracting was the low bidder.
Independence Bridge Repairs
Construction Dates: October 2, 2017 – March 30, 2018
- Construction Low Bid: $1,451,208.65
- Detour on Liberty Bridge January 2 - March 30, 2018
Sidewalk Replacement Program
Over 8,000 square feet have been replaced to date.
The project will begin with approximately 30 locations where property owners were promised repairs in the past several years the were not able to be completed. The next phase will be the sidewalks in the residential neighborhoods near the Bay City Public elementary and middle schools (within the City limits), beginning at MacGregor Elementary School, then moving to Handy Middle School. Sidewalk repairs will continue this season until November 17. Repairs will continue when weather permits in the spring. Affordable Concrete is the Contractor.
CDBG Sidewalk Repairs
The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) is a federal grant that funds several items in low to moderate income areas (as determined by the Census and HUD), including sidewalk and sidewalk ramp repairs.
Individual locations that qualify may be added to the CDBG program for construction beginning in the spring of 2018. Information and applications are available in the City's Community Development Office. Limited funding is available.
Construction Quick Links
The project includes milling and resurfacing the existing asphalt, curb and gutter, watermain, and storm sewer placement. Federal funding is secured for the project. Rohde Brothers was the low bidder.
Fillmore Place, Trumbull to Park
- Construction Dates: August 28 - November 21, 2017
- Construction Low Bid: $649,745.75
During construction, Fillmore Place will be closed to thru traffic. City Construction staff will coordinate with the individual impacted residents and provide at least two days of notice prior to driveway closure. If someone in the household needs special accommodation, please notify the Project Manager as soon as possible:
Jason Voigt, P.E,
Wade Trim - Project Manager
The contractor is finishing concrete sidewalks and drive approaches. The first two courses of asphalt have been placed. The top course will be paved when weather allows.
Stay tuned for upcoming projects in 2018!