NW Beaver Drive Overlay

Project Description
NW Beaver Drive – Merle Hay Rd. to North Corporate Limits
HMA (Asphalt) mill and overlay project along NW Beaver Drive from Merle Hay Road to the North Corporate Limits (approximately 3.25 miles). Project will include median/splitter island in locations along with recreational trail.

Project Update

The majority of the work along Beaver Drive continues on the east side of the roadway, moving south to north. All driveways and side streets on the east side are complete up to NW 84th Avenue. All completed driveways and side streets will be open before the weekend, if they are currently blocked with cones. Work on driveways and side streets continues to the north next week.

Drainage components (sub-drain and culverts) continues throughout the project site.

On Thursday, Oct. 5, the contractor had to stop working sooner than expected due to the weather. Should the weather clear for the contractor to work on Saturday, work on this area will continue.


Project Information
On August 24, a public open house was held to discuss the improvements to NW Beaver Drive. Click here (PDF) to view the presentation given by Foth at the public meeting. Click here (PDF) to view the maps of construction stages.  

Estimated Cost
Estimated Cost as of 8/7/2017 is $4,325,764.00

Contractor
Grimes Asphalt & Paving

Estimated Project Timeline
Construction anticipated to begin late August and finish by mid to late November.

Engineer Design
Nicole Sungren, MSA Professional Services


Construction Administration
Amy Quartell, Foth Infrastructure

City Staff Project Contact
Matt Greiner, Public Works Director
515.278.0822
Email Matt Greiner