S. Laventure Road Reconstruction
Client Name: City of Mount Vernon, WA
Construction Cost: $1.4 Million ($923,769 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act)
Team members involved: Luis Ponce, Project Manager Barbara Burke, Contract Administration GeoTest Services, Materials Testing R&E provided full time construction management and inspection on this ARRA project. Work for this 1,400 foot project included construction of a new road (which includes curb, gutter, and sidewalk) from Fowler south to East Blackburn, construction of a three sided culvert over Maddox Creek, and installation of a new storm drain conveyance and detention system. R&E’s responsibilities included, coordination with the design engineer, construction inspection and documentation to assure work complies with Contract Documents as well as Federal and State requirements, RFI review and response, coordinating, evaluating, and determining design changes, conduct weekly meetings, prepare progress payments, prepare change orders, and interface and coordinate with the City. This project was completed in March 2010. WSDOT has audited this project and found only minor correction (update quantity for 1 item) needed.