Second Street Waterline Replacement - 16WTR32

Construction Ward - 2

Project Description

The existing waterline along Second Street has experienced multiple breaks  since 2011.  This project will replace the existing 6" watermain with a new 8" watermain. The new main will provide a redundant feed to the downtown area in the event of breaks on First Capitol and Madison. Unnerstall Contracting has been awarded the contract for this project.

Project Location

Second Street from Boone's Lick to First Capitol Drive

Contact Information

Todd Strong
Project Manager

Current Project Activities

To increase safety for pedestrians, motorists and the contractor, Second Street will be closed one block at a time during construction. As one block is complete, it will be reopened and the next block will be closed.
  • Project Charter approved in January 2016 
  • Surveying to begin in Mid to Late August
  • Notice to Proceed will be issued on April 23, 2018
  • Crews began saw cutting the pavement on Second Street between Boone's Lick and McDonough the week of May 7
  • Week of May 21st, crews completed trenching and laying new pipe from Boone's Lick to Chauncey
  • Week of June 3rd, crews completed installation of the new main to just south of Water Street

Related Documents

Project Timeline

2nd street timeline

Project Progress

2nd st progress

Project Budget

second budget