Projects Under Construction

Foster Crossing Water Line

Project Description: Installation of 6,750 linear feet of twelve-inch water line generally along the north side of Foster Crossing between an existing 18” line along the DART rail and the Pecan Grove Subdivision. The Foster Crossing Water Line is necessary in order to provide a critical water line loop to the Pecan Grove and Anna Crossing subdivisions, serve future development and enable the City to fully utilize the Collin Pump Station located near the Collin County Outer Loop.

Design Engineer: Birkhoff, Hendricks and Carter, L.L.P.

Project Status: Soliciting competitive sealed proposals. Opinion of Probable Project Cost $890,000

 Funding Source: 
The project is fully funded by the 2012 Certificates of Obligation designated for water system improvements.
 
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Disinfection System Upgrades

Project Description: Installation of a new disinfection system at each water production facility to enable the City to use chloramination as the disinfection method for water treatment. Chloramination is a method of disinfection commonly used in water systems that is a combination of chlorine and liquid ammonium sulfate. Chloramination would replace the current method of free chlorine and provide a more stable disinfectant residual, less taste and odor, and eliminate or diminish disinfection byproducts. Additionally, the project would allow the City to blend well water with purchased surface water more efficiently.

Design Engineer: Birkhoff, Hendricks and Carter, L.L.P.

Project Status: Construction Phase.

Project Cost: $519,900

Funding Source: The project is fully funded by the 2012 Certificates of Obligation designated for water system improvements.
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Throckmorton Creek Trunk Sewer

Project Description: Installation of 6,400 linear feet of 21-inch sanitary sewer along the banks of Throckmorton Creek generally between Taylor Boulevard and Foster Crossing Road The Throckmorton Creek Trunk Sewer Extension is necessary in order to provide capacity for current customers, proposed developments, and future developments in the Throckmorton Creek Sewer Basin. The project will remove a lift station from service that is currently near capacity and eliminate a sewer force main.

Design Engineer: Birkhoff, Hendricks and Carter, L.L.P.

Project Status: Construction Phase.

Project Cost: $1,214,953.

Contractor: Excel Mulching and Trenching, Carthage, Texas

Funding Source: The project is fully funded by the Throckmorton Creek Interceptor Fund using collected wastewater impact fees.
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US 75 Expansion Project

Project Description: Expansion of U.S. 75 from Melissa Road to just north of FM 455. The project includes a redesign of the interchange and bridge over the highway.

Project Status: The project is currently in the utility relocation phase.

Contractor(s): TxDOT project. Contractor Austin Bridge and Road

Project Cost: $79 million

Funding Source: TxDOT
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FM 455 Roadway Expansion Project

Project Description: Expansion and redesign of FM 455 from U.S. 75 to SH 5 from a 2 lane roadway to a 4 lane divided roadway with a grass center median.

Project Status: Under construction.

Contractor(s): Lone Star Civil Construction Inc.

Project Cost: $12,399,737.45

Funding Source: The project is funded by Regional Toll Revenue.

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Hackberry Elevated Storage Tank

Project Description: Installation of a new one million gallon elevated storage tank near U.S. 75 and FM 455.

Project Status: Under construction.

Contractor: Landmark Structures Inc. Ft. Worth, Texas

Project Engineer: Birkhoff, Hendricks and Carter, LLP

Project Cost: $2,6290.88

Funding Source: The project is fully funded by the 2014 Certificates of Obligations designated for water system improvements.

 Hackberry Elevated Storage Tank