Capital Project Tracking and Reporting SystemCity of St. Joseph, Missouri
Blacksnake Creek StormWater Separation Project
 

Project Information

Blacksnake Creek StormWater Separation Project
513-010

Project Manager: David Frazier

Assistant Project Manager: Lee Sommers

Current Project Status: Construction

Project Scope:
    The Blacksnake Combined Sewer Rehabilitation Crack Repair package generally consists of repair of concrete and brick cracks in the Blacksnake Combined Sewer pipeline, removal of encrustation and deposits at select lateral connection locations, surface repair of plugged lateral connections and repair of existing missing brick locations. The Blacksnake Creek Stormwater Separation Project Tunnel Package generally consists of the construction of 90-inch diameter concrete precast segment lined 6,648-foot long tunnel, 37-foot diameter baffle drop shaft, 48 feet of near surface reinforced concrete box culvert, 2-foot diameter vent shaft, l8l feet of 90-inch diameter open cut steel pipe installation, l25 feet of 90-inch jacked steel pipe, an energy dissipation structure and site restoration. The Blacksnake Creek Stormwater Separation Improvement Conveyance Package generally consists of the construction of a 7-feet by 6-feet below-grade precast box culvert 5,729 feet in length with four junction structures and an inlet structure, construction of an inlet structure to the existing Blacksnake Combined Sewer System, rehabilitation of a screening structure and slide gate within the existing Blacksnake Combined Sewer System, improvements to approximately 900 linear feet of the existing Roy’s Branch channel near the Missouri River and site restoration.  

Project Funding:
   2015 A IDA Bonds
   2016 SRF Funding
   2017 SRF Funding
   Over-payment from Property Closings
   Recovery Reimbursement
   SEWER FUND BAL

Project Funding Amount: $61,584,142.45

Update:
   Blacksnake Combined Sewer Rehabilitation Crack Repair: Projected closed out. Blacksnake Creek Stormwater Separation Improvement Project Tunnel Package: Super Excavators have finished the secant piles at receiving shaft near Second Harvest and the drilling equipment has been demobilized. The entrance shaft and staging area is complete and the Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) boring sections are being installed and the TBM has entered into the tunnel 170-ft and has installed 31 ring sections of the tunnel. The subcontractor Foley has completed the outfall structure. Area has seeded and mulched the area and Substantial Completion Walk through has been completed. Blacksnake Creek Stormwater Separation Improvement Project Conveyance Package: Mega opened Mega has completed the work on the pedestrian bridge at 26th and Messanie Street with the bridge being set the week of the 23rd. The work continues at the Sewer Separation Structure at Randolph and Ferndale Ave. Mega completed sodding the at the Grossmann’s yard and is watering it as per specification. WIC has started the inlet structure at the conveyance but do to the weather progress was slow. They have completed the footing of the structure Inlet Structure at the Conveyance alignment. CSO Sluice Gate Repairs Notice to Proceed was issued to Kissick Construction on July 16 2018. Kissick has received the BNSF has issued the permit to start work. Due to the weather and Missouri River Level has remained above flood stage and work is on hold until the Missouri River Level has dropped.  

Last Update: Tuesday September 25, 2018