Construction Projects

Below is information regarding some of the City of Fort Dodge Construction Projects:

Current Construction Projects:

Name: Community Sewer Initiative - Southeast Sewer Trunk/G10 & M05 Basin

Area: S 16th St at 8th Ave S, 8th Ave S to S 18th St, S 18th St to 12th Ave S

Description: Remove and reconstruct roadway and utilities

Started: Jan 2016

Expected Completion: Winter 2017

Engineering Firm: McClure Engineering    Contractor: Wicks Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $3,184,718.08

Funding Sources: Sanitary Sewer Fund

 

Name: Municipal Building - Priority 3

Area: 1st & 2nd floors of City Hall

Description: Renovate offices on 1st floor, restrooms on 2nd floor, entrance to BACGEI

Started: April 2017

Expected Completion: Winter 2017

Architecture Firm: Allers Associate Architects    Contractor: Kolacia Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $570,000

Funding Sources: GO Bonds

 

Name: 24th Ave N Construction

Area: 24th Ave N from N 15th St to Williams Dr

Description: Construct street and utilities on new 24th Ave N from N 15th St to Williams Dr

Started: April 2017

Expected Completion: Winter 2017

Architecture Firm: McClure Engineering    Contractor: Rasch Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $1,136,199

Funding Sources: Jurisdictional Transfer and Tax increment Financing

 

 

Upcoming Construction Projects:

Name: East Region Storm Sewer - Phase 3B

Area: 1st Ave S at S 29th St

Description: Improvement of storm sewer utilities, sidewalks, and street

Expected Bid Date: Spring 2018

Expected Construction: Fall 2018

Engineering Firm: Snyder & Associates    Contractor: TBD

Estimated Project Cost: $2,275,000.00

Funding Sources: Storm Sewer Bond, TIF, State & Federal Grants, LOST, Jurisdictional Transfer Funds

 

Name: N 1st St Bridge Replacement

Area: N 1st St Bridge over Soldier Creek

Description: Replace bridge and relocate trail

Expected Bid Date: Fall 2017

Engineering Firm: Calhoun-Burns & Associates    Contractor: TBD

Estimated Project Cost: $1,110,000.00

Funding Sources: State Grants, LOST

 

Name: South Central Drainage Improvements – Phase 1

Area: Between 14th and 15th Aves S from S 24th to S 29th St

Description: Install new storm sewer and streets in the area

Expected Bid Date: Spring 2017

Engineering Firm: Snyder & Associates    Contractor: TBD

Estimated Project Cost: $1.9-3.3 million

Funding Sources: Storm Water Utility, GO Bonds

 

 

Recently Completed Projects:

Name: Downtown Gateway Features    Completed: Fall 2017

Area: Roundabouts on 1st Ave S

Description: Install features in the center of the roundabouts (clock tower on S 12th St and Banners on S 6th St)

Engineering Firm: Snyder & Associates    Contractor: Jensen Builders

Contractor Bid Amount: $228,910

Funding Sources: Ann Smeltzer Charitable Trust, SSMID, Catherine Vincent Deardorf Foundation, Iowa Great Place Grant, Local Business Donations, City of Fort Dodge, and Community Foundation

 

Name: 20th Ave N Water Main    Completed: Summer 2017

Area: 20th Ave N & east of Williams Dr Water Main to serve development north of 20th Ave N & east of Williams Dr

Description: Water main to serve development north of 20th Ave N and east of Williams Dr, as well as better serve the area's fire protection needs

Engineering Firm: McClure Engineering    Contractor: Crow River Construction

Estimated Project Cost: $136,952

Funding Sources: Water Utility Fund

 

Name: Community Sewer Initiative – Collection System    Completed: Summer 2017

Area: Various

Description: Line sewer services and seal up manholes

Engineering Firm: McClure Engineering    Contractor: TBD

Estimated Project Cost: $1.1 - $2.3 million

Funding Sources: Sanitary Sewer Fund

 

Name: 2017 Street Line Striping Project    Completed: Fall 2017

Area: Various

Description: Paint lines in a number of different areas

Engineering Firm: City of Fort Dodge    Contractor: Iowa Plains Signing

Contractor Bid Amount: $44,672.50

Funding Sources: RUT

 

Name: East Region Storm Sewer - Phase 3A    Completed: Fall 2017

Area: Around the intersection of S 29th St & 5th Ave South

Description: Improvement of storm sewer utilities, sidewalks, and street

Engineering Firm: Snyder & Associates    Contractor: Rasch Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $1,427,934.30

Funding Sources: Storm Sewer Bond, TIF, State & Federal Grants, LOST, Jurisdictional Transfer Funds

 

Name: Community Sewer Initiative - Main Lift Station Sewer Connections

Completed: Spring 2017

Area: Near the new lift station on 12th Ave SW

Description: Connect new Main Lift Station to existing infrastructure

Engineering Firm: McClure Engineering    Contractor: Rasch Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $957,655.00

Funding Sources: Sanitary Sewer Fund

 

Name: Community Sewer Initiative - Ave B Lift Station

Completed: Spring 2017

Area: New building on Ave B

Description: Improvement of sanitary sewer lift station

Engineering Firm: McClure Engineering    Contractor: J & K Contracting

Contractor Bid Amount: $770,000.00

Funding Sources: Sanitary Sewer Fund

 

Name: Community Sewer Initiative G02 Hydraulic Upgrades Basin - Ave E & C St

Completed: Fall 2017

Area: Ave E from C St to F St & C St from Ave C to north end

Description: Remove and reconstruct roadway and utilities

Engineering Firm: McClure Engineering    Contractor: Crow River Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $2,292,535.00

Funding Sources: Sanitary Sewer Fund, CDB Grant

 

Name: 2017 Street Repair Project    Completed: Nov 2017

Area: N 7th St from Soldier Creek to Raymond Dr & 2nd Ave S from S 21st St to S 13th St including most cross streets from 1st Ave S to 5th Ave S

Description: Mill and overlay road surface, update sidewalk ramps and curb and gutter

Engineering Firm: City Engineer's Office    Contractor: Fort Dodge Asphalt

Contractor Bid Amount: $965,903.99

Funding Sources: LOST

 

Name: 1st Ave S Extension    Completed: Summer 2017

Area: 1st Ave S from S 32nd St to S 42nd St/Quail Ave

Description: Complete utilities & street from S 32nd St to S 42nd St

Engineering Firm: McClure Engineering   Contractor: Wicks Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $3,339,601.60

Funding Sources: RISE Grant, Jurisdictional Transfer Funds, Local Business

 

Name: East Region Storm Sewer - Phase 2    Completed: Summer 2017

Area: 1st Ave S at S 25th St

Description: Improvement of storm sewer, utilities, and intersection

Engineering Firm: Snyder & Associates    Contractor: Wicks Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $3,313,344.05

Funding Sources: Storm Sewer Bond, TIF, State & Federal Grants, LOST, Jurisdictional Transfer Funds

 

Name: 2nd Ave N Reconstruction

Area: 2nd Ave N from N 15th St to S 18th St    Completed: Dec 2016

Description: Reconstruct roadway and replace utilities

Engineering Firm: Bolton & Menk    Contractor: Wicks Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $776,266.26

Funding Sources: LOST (Local Option Sales Tax)

 

Name: 20th Ave N Reconstruction    Completed: Dec 2016

Area: 20th Ave N East and West of 22nd St

Description: Install new sanitary sewer

Engineering Firm: McClure Engineering    Contractor: Minger Construction

Contractor Bid Amount: $1,497,042.00

Funding Sources: Sanitary Sewer Funds

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