Citywide Street & Drainage Preliminary Engineering
City Wide Drainage Study
Update 4/16/2021: Cobb, Fendley and Associates, Inc. continues to perform the preliminary engineering of drainage improvements along the shared drainage easement between West U and Southside Place. This includes an upcoming evaluation of the existing storm sewer system located in an easement on properties at the end of the 3800 block of the following streets: University Blvd, Swarthmore, Case, Byron, Oberlin, Villanova, Marquette, Southwestern, Riley, and Ruskin. The evaluation will assess the feasibility for the rehabilitation, reconstruction or rerouting of this storm sewer. Residents that have property in this easement will be receiving a letter requesting permission to enter the property. If you receive this letter please complete and return it at your earliest convenience.
Should you have any questions regarding this work, please contact Assistant Public Works Director Danny Cameron at 713-662-5846 or at email@example.com.
UPDATE 1/29/2021: The City of West University Place has initiated the preliminary engineering of the streets and drainage improvements in West U. The City has contracted with Cobb, Fendley and Associates Inc., to perform the initial phase of surveying and performing geotechnical work sampling on the west side of town. Work will begin February 3rd on Community Dr. and progress east towards Auden St. and will take approximately 3 months to complete.
PER EAST update 2/5/2021: MBCO Engineering, LLC is scheduled to perform surveying on the East side of town beginning the week of Feb. 8 (weather pending). Work will begin on the east end of University Boulevard at Kirby Drive and work west toward Buffalo Speedway. Upon completion of University Blvd, crews will start Wakeforest Avenue at Duke Street at the south end of the project and work north toward Plumb St. Work will continue on the west end of Rice and Wakeforest and head east towards Kirby Drive followed lastly at Duke and Wakeforest Avenue and head west to Buffalo Speedway.
In addition to the survey work, Geotest Engineering, Inc., will be performing geotechnical work sampling concurrently.
2/8/2021 – 4/10/2021 – Survey work by MBCO Engineering, LLC
2/8/2021 – 2/10/2021 – Geotechnical work sampling by Geotest Engineering, Inc.