Greenmeadow Sanitary Interceptor Project

Construction Update - Oct. 18, 2019

 


This project will include installation of a new sanitary interceptor sewer from the intersection of Greenmeadow Dr. and Michigan Ave. to the intersection of College Ave. and Sentry Dr. in 2018 and 2019. This sewer will allow the elimination of the Greenmeadow and Woodfield pump stations.

This week’s work:
• Continued installing 36” diameter sewer in tunnel running from Madison St/Joellen Dr shaft to Lowell Park shaft
• Began process of pouring base for manhole in Lowell Park shaft
• Began setting manhole in Madison St/Joellen Dr shaft and backfilling shaft
• Finishing sanitary interceptor sewer installation on Joellen Dr from shaft 10 to American Ave
• Crackfilled in northbound lane of S Moreland Blvd between St Paul Ave and Motor Ave
• Placed curb and sidewalk replacements in both north and southbound lanes of S Moreland Blvd between Dopp St and American Ave
• Placed curb, drive sections, and sidewalk on Dopp St
• Began restoration work (topsoil & sod) on S Moreland Blvd between St Paul Ave and Dopp St

Next week’s work:
• Finish installation of 36” diameter sewer in tunnel running from Madison St/Joellen Dr shaft to Lowell Park shaft
• Finish pouring base for manhole in Lowell Park shaft
• Finish setting manhole in Madison St/Joellen Dr shaft and backfill shaft
• Reinstall storm sewer at Madison St/Joellen Dr intersection
• Finish sanitary and water main work on Joellen Dr from Luis Ct to American Ave
• Finish curb and sidewalk replacements in both north and southbound lanes of S Moreland Blvd between Dopp St and American Ave
• Finish curb, drive sections, and sidewalk on Dopp St
• Place lower level of asphalt on north and southbound lanes of S Moreland Blvd between Dopp St and American Ave
• Place lower level of asphalt on Dopp St
• Place surface course of asphalt on northbound S Moreland Blvd between W St Paul Ave and Dopp St. **Note** once this work is complete, the traffic pattern on S Moreland will change. See below.
• Continue restoration work (topsoil & sod) on S Moreland Blvd between St Paul Ave and Dopp St


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Streets with restricted access for the next week:

  • Because of shaft construction at the Madison St/Joellen Dr intersection, traffic on Madison St at Joellen Dr will be shifted over toward the north side of Madison St. At least one lane in each direction will be maintained.

Streets that will have No Access:

  • Joellen Dr at Madison St is closed
  • Joellen Dr between American Ave and Luis Ct is closed to through traffic.
  • Dopp St between Joellen Dr and S Moreland Blvd is closed to through traffic.
  • Joellen Dr is closed to through traffic between Dopp St and American Ave.
  • All traffic on S Moreland Blvd between Dopp St and W St Paul Ave is shifted to use the southbound lanes which is set up to carry both southbound and northbound traffic
  • Northbound lane of S Moreland Blvd between W St Paul Ave and Dopp St is closed to through traffic. Follow posted detour route.
  • Southbound lane of S Moreland Blvd between American Ave and Dopp St is closed and all through traffic is directed to the northbound lanes.
  • **NOTE** BEGINNING AS SOON AS MONDAY 10/21 – ALL NORTHBOUND AND SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC on S Moreland Blvd between Motor Ave and Dopp St will be shifted over to use the northbound lanes. NORTHBOUND S MORELAND BLVD THROUGH TRAFFIC TO FOLLOW POSTED DETOUR ROUTE. 
  • Access to homes for emergency vehicles and residents will continue to be maintained in the closed sections.

To keep the project on schedule, the contractor will utilize Saturday for work.

**Advance Notice of Road Closure & Rerouted Traffic**

Beginning on Monday, November 4, Michigan Ave between Western Ave and Greenmeadow will be closed to through traffic to complete the final sewer section of the project and demolish the Greenmeadow pump station. Access to homes for emergency vehicles and residents will continue to be maintained in the closed section.

 Jonathan Schapekahm, P.E., Project Manager
 City of Waukesha Engineering Division
 262-524-3584
 jschapekahm@waukesha-wi.gov 

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