Town of Bloomsburg – Bloomsburg Flood Risk Management Expansion Project
Project Progress Update for Period Ending 3 MAY 2019
The Contractor (HRI) mobilized on 1 April 2019 with the placement of the project trailers in the parking lot along Market St. Site work started on 15 April 2019. Erosion and Sedimentation Control features have been installed and initial clearing and tree cutting is complete from the school grounds to Market Street. Excavation for the levee has begun and will continue for several weeks.
In early May, the contractor expects to start the installation of new sewer lines and manholes along with the excavation of the six foot deep inspection trench for the levee on the high school property.
Preparations are underway for the deep excavation for the new stormwater pumping station near the municipal authority plant.
Expect minimal activity east of Railroad Street during the month of May.