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Monthly Construction & Environmental Project Updates

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February thru March 2014


West End (Station 2137 at SR 79 to Station 2190)

  • Gas utility contractor began relocation work near SR 79 utilizing both open trench and trenchless methods of installation
  • Utility construction-related traffic control and water quality protection present.
  • No clearing or roadway construction activities have taken place on West End.


East End (Station 2190 to Station 2236 at SR 75)

  • Clearing for road construction and haul road construction near SR75.
  • Disturbance limited to western-most 2500 feet of project.
  • Harvesting of merchantable timber.
  • Permitting burning of non-merchantable woody debris.
  • Excavation and drainage for haul road construction ongoing.
  • Temporary and permanent construction and post-construction best management practices (BMPs) in place or under construction.


Environmental Status this reporting period:

  • Rain Days: March 3 (0.40"), March 7 (0.40"), March 12 (0.10"), March 16 (1.60"), March 17 (0.02"), March 23 (0.10"). March 28 (1.09") and March 29 (1.39")
  • Total rainfall approximately 5.1"
  • No water quality violation observed this month.
  • No air-quality permit violations observed by ALDOT or Jefferson County.
  • ADEM performed an inspection on March 28, 2014. No major issues noted.

 



 



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