August 12, 2008
Notification of Capital Improvement Plan Construction Project in Shepherd Park Terrace area
In order to keep pace with the growing needs of the community, the City of Houston through the Department of Public Works and Engineering will be improving the water lines in the area described below. The contractor for this project is R. K. Wheaton, Inc. and work will start on 09/08/2008 and is scheduled to end on 09/23/2009. 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.
This project consists of approximately 48,293 linear feet of 8-inch diameter water lines, valves, and appurtenances.
WBS No.: S-000035-00N5-4
Project Description: Water Line Replacement in Shepherd Park Terrace Area
Construction Cost: $2,879,884.50
Streets involved in construction:
Construction Firm: R.K. Wheaton, Inc.
Construction Firm Project Manager: Scott Ellefson, P.E. (281-391-4410)
City of Houston Inspector: Harold McKinley (713-412-3504)
City of Houston Senior Inspector: Julius Lovelady (713-854-2775)
City of Houston Project Manager: Nevzat Gokmen, P.E. (713-837-0609)
City of Houston Managing Engineer: Aldo Ranzani, P.E. (713-837-7047)
The contractor is required to provide residents written notification, via door hangers, 72 hours prior to construction beginning on your street. Periodic updates of the construction schedule will be sent out using CitizensNet.
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 email@example.com .