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December 29, 2009

Notification of Capital Improvement Plan 
Construction Project along Fuqua from Beamer to Stover

In order to keep pace with the growing needs of the community, the City of Houston Department of Public Works and Engineering will be constructing the 72-inch water line in the area described below. The contractor for this project is Huff & Mitchell, Inc. and work started December 1, 2009, and is scheduled to end on August 8, 2010.  You may not see any activity by the contractor for several weeks after the construction time has begun. This is due to the contractor getting prepared to perform work which includes procurement of materials and equipment, setting up staging areas or working in other areas in the project.

A detailed description and contact information is listed below.

  • WBS No. S-000900-0100-4
  • Project Description: Proposed 72-inch water line along Fuqua from Beamer to Stover
  • Appurtenances N/A
  • Construction Cost: $5,966,411.00

Streets involved in construction:

Street Name                                     To 

Fuqua Street                              East of Beamer Road to Stover Street

  • Construction Firm: Huff & Mitchell, Inc.
  • Construction Firm Project Manager:  Jeff Heflin, Telephone No. (281) 304-9100 X 24
  • Construction Management and Inspection (CM&I) Firm: Omega Engineers Inc.
  • CM&I Project Manager:  Terry G. Roberson, 281-830-0561
  • CM&I Inspector: Larry Cardosa
  • City of Houston Project Manager: Jay Patel, P.E., (713) 837-7169,
  • City of Houston Managing Engineer:  Sik Kwan Fung, P.E., (713) 837-7030,

The contractor is required to provide residents written notification, via door hangers, 72 hours prior to construction beginning on your street.

If you have questions about the construction phase please contact the Construction Management and Inspection Project Manager or the City of Houston Project Manager listed above. If the issue is not resolved to your satisfaction please contact the City of Houston Managing Engineer listed above or Tim Lincoln, Senior Assistant Director, Construction Branch at (713) 837-7074 or e-mail at