Town of Bloomsburg – Bloomsburg Flood Risk Management Expansion Project
Project Progress Update for Period Ending 3 July 2020
Levee Embankment: Levee is at final grade to Market Street (except area around Pump Station #4). Clearing and grubbing has begun east of Market St. to the levee tie-out near 12th St.
Topsoil & Seeding – Topsoil and seeding is nearing completion from 11th Street to Colonial Street.
72” RCP Storm Line at Pump Station 4 – Construction of the 72” storm line has been tied into PS-4. Tie-in to the storm line in Market St. is scheduled for the week of 6 JUL 2020, upon arrival of the two junction boxes.
Closure Structure #10: Concrete is complete including the sidewalks. School Access Road paving complete. Revisions to the stop log system are complete. Railing system installation is complete. Schedule for dry fit of stop log system TBD.
Simulated Stone: A sample section of the wall at CS-10 was prepared to show the color scheme for the wall.
Closure Structure #11: Concrete is complete including the sidewalks. Railroad St. paving complete (base
course only). Installation of the cable railing system is complete. Schedule for dry fit of stop system TBD.
Closure Structure #12: Concrete placement for Abutment A & B, and Sill footing, are complete. Concrete placement for the sill and piers is scheduled for Monday 6 JUL 2020. That will complete all concrete
Pump Station #3: Installed pump bases, brackets, valves, sluice gates, and ladders. The 30” DIP Storm
Water Discharge tubes are installed. Storm water pumps are on site. Some Control Panels have been
delivered. All PS-3 concrete work is complete. Concrete generator pad has been placed and electric conduits installed through slab. Electric duct bank work is complete, and PP&L has installed the secondary power cables. The electrical equipment canopy has been installed. Sanitary pumps have been installed and electrical work continues.
Pump Station #4: All concrete work for PS-4 is complete. Electric duct bank work has started primary conduit is in from the PP&L pole to the transformer vault. The 72” sluice gate has not been installed.
Control Structure #6, 7, and 8 : Complete
Paving Work: 11th St. is complete.
Electric Site Work: The electrical vault near PS-4 has been set and 502 feet of primary duct bank and 60
feet of secondary duct bank has been installed and concrete encased between the vault and Colonial St.
426 feet of primary duct bank has been installed and concrete placed for PS-3 including the electrical
vault. Conduit and electric panels installation continue.
PP&L: Installation of the utility poles on 11th St, 12 ½ St, and Colonial St. are complete.
Project completion date is July 28, 2020.