Current Town Projects
Below is a list of current Town construction projects in Hillsborough.
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Proposed Eucalyptus Ave. Pathway and Tree Renewal Project:
The Town of Hillsborough is proposing to initiate a tree vegetation renewal program on Eucalyptus Avenue, between the 500 and 700 blocks of Eucalyptus Avenue. The proposed plan includes removing up to 15 aged, non-native Eucalyptus trees; installation of 50 plus local, native trees; landscaped, vegetated shoulders; the addition of approximately 1,400 feet of pedestrian pathways; and curb and gutter installation for improved storm water conveyance.
Vista Tank Reconstruction Project:
This project consists of demolishing the existing steel water tank and pump station, and replacing it with a larger, seismically improved, concrete tank and pump station. Construction started in mid-October 2015, with clearing and demolition of the existing site, relocation of private service connections, and earthwork and mass grading having been completed. Site work and construction of the new pump station remain pending. Water service to the Vista Zone will be provided via the Marlborough tank and will continue unimpeded during the project.
Skyfarm II Tanks Recoating / Retrofit Project:
This project consists of recoating the exterior and interior of two 65,000 gallon water tanks, in addition to performing appurtenance upgrades. Town staff released this project for bidding in September 2017 and will present it for award at the December 2017 Council Meeting. Staff anticipates that construction will begin in January 2018.
Vista Park Playground Renovation Project:
This project consists of renovating Vista Park’s playground areas to meet current regulatory requirements. Town staff released this project for bidding in October 2017 and will present it for award at the December 2017 Council Meeting. Staff anticipates that construction will begin in May 2018 and will be complete early June 2018.
Walnut Avenue Landscaping Project:
his project consists of re-landscaping along Walnut Avenue, where existing vegetation and established trees were removed during the installation of the storm drain pipeline in early 2017. Town staff released this project for bidding in October 2017 and it was awarded at the November 2017 Council Meeting. Staff anticipates that construction will begin in January 2018.
2016-2017 Sanitary Sewer Video Inspection Project:
This project consists of cleaning and videoing approximately 58,000 linear feet of existing sewer main. Town staff released this project for bidding in early March 2017, it was awarded by Council in May 2017, and construction began in July 2017. Staff anticipates that construction will continue through December 2017, and the project will be presented to Council for acceptance in Winter 2018.
2017-2018 Sanitary Sewer Mains Chemical Root Control Treatment Project:
This project consists of utilizing a chemical root treatment to mitigate against root intrusion in approximately 53,948 linear feet of four inch to 18 inch sanitary sewer mainlines. Town staff released this project for bidding in early May 2017, opened bids in June 2017, and was awarded by Council at the July 2017 Council Meeting. Construction agreements have been executed and staff anticipates a start date in Winter 2018.