Please be advised on November 19, 2018, City of Safety Harbor City Commission approved a Contract with Right of Way Contracting, Inc. to perform the construction of a new water main for the capital improvement project, IFB 2018-10, Green Springs Subdivision Water Main Replacement Project.
Please refer to attached Exhibit showing proposed water main locations. The project will include replacing 4-inch, 6-inch, and 10-inch existing City water mains along the following streets:
• North Bayshore Drive from Jefferson Street south to Main Street
• Jefferson Street
• Philippe Parkway from Jefferson Street to MLK/4th Street North
• MLK/4th Street North from Philippe Parkway to 2nd Avenue North
• 3rd Street North from Philippe Parkway to 5th Avenue North
• 3rd Avenue North from 2nd Street North to MLK/4th Street North
• 5th Avenue North from Main Street to north of 5th Street North
Intersection closures are expected on Philippe Parkway and MLK/4th Street North. Notification by variable message boards will be present one (1) week before closures begin. Partial road closures are anticipated on 3rd Street North, and 3rd Avenue North. Signage and flaggers will direct traffic accordingly.
Historically, the City has had to perform several emergency repairs to the existing water main pipes. The new water mains will be installed by open cut and horizontal directional drilling methods of construction. Please note that restoration of asphalt, concrete curbing, driveway and sidewalks will be performed by the Contractor throughout the project, and maintenance of traffic will be in progress throughout the construction period.
Construction shall commence January 24, 2019, and the project is anticipated to be complete within 300 days. Please note that work hours are limited to weekdays from 7 AM to 6 PM. No work will occur between the hours of 6 PM and 7 AM on any day, or at any time on Sunday (per City of Safety Harbor’s Code of Ordinances, Chapter 15, Section 15.03).
If you have any questions regarding this project, please call John Powell, City Engineer, at 727.724.1555, Ext. 1805.