______________________________________________________________________________The Village of Little Chute Department of Public Works is constantly undertaking a variety of projects ranging form road construction, water and sewer replacement and storm water management. Throughout the course of the year, road project updates will be available.
AGROPUR - MIRON CONSTRUCTION
Detour West Evergreen Drive
Detour will be in place for approximately five weeks through Friday, October 28th. Contractor will keep West Evergreen Drive open to “Local Traffic Only” when possible if construction activities do not warrant or require a full closure.
Local traffic, on West Evergreen Drive, will be temporarily detoured between Allegiance Court and Vandenbroek Road. East/west traffic for West Evergreen Drive between Freedom Road and Vandenbroek Road will be directed to use West Elm Drive. Residential properties and Spirit Court should be accessed from the west using Vandenbroek Road, then east onto West Evergreen Drive, this access will remain available for the duration of the detour. East Evergreen Drive, east of Freedom Road will continue to have access and will not be affected. Access to Spirit Court will vary from the east but access will remain open from the west (Vandenbroek Road) for the duration of detour.
Outagamie County Highway CC (Rosehill) Over I-41
The Heart of the Valley Metropolitan Sewerage District (HOVMSD), which serves the village of Little Chute, is moving ahead with plans for a major interceptor rehabilitation project. The project involves installation of a liner inside the pipe that carries sewage to the district’s treatment plant.
The project is needed after recent video inspections of the pipe found extensive surface corrosion, which threatens the longevity of the pipe. The project will allow the interceptor to serve its customers, and area residents and businesses, for decades to come.
Actual project work will begin in the spring of 2023. HOVMSD will provide periodic updates on the project to keep everyone informed of its progress. For more information go to https://hvmsd.org/.
2022 Village Projects
Cherryvale Avenue Concrete Paving
Main Street Turn Lane and Concrete Crosswalk Replacement
East North Ave - CTH 00 Sanitary Sewer and Water Main
Railroad Quiet Zone
CTH 00 & French Road Signalization
For more detailed information on each project click here.
2022 - MAIN STREET TURN LANES AND CROSSWALKS
Project Schedule: September 19th to October 28th, 2022
PROJECT – The Village of Little Chute’s 2022 Main Street Turn Lanes and Crosswalks are in the following locations:
Main Street Turn Lanes and Crosswalks – Located on W. Main Street between the intersections of Grand Avenue and Madison Street. Project also includes replacing the colored concrete crosswalks at the intersections of Madison Street, Wilson Street, Jackson Street on West Main Street.
Contract Number: 2022006 - 2022 Main Street Turn Lanes and Crosswalks
2022 Main Street Turn Lanes and Crosswalks shall include 991 square yards of concrete pavement removal, 451 square yards of 9” doweled concrete pavement, 20 square yards of asphalt pavement, 2,453 square feet of sidewalk/driveway pavement, 670 square feet of stamped concrete pavement, 611 square yards of colored 9” doweled concrete pavement, and landscape restoration.
CURRENT CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE - (September 19th to September 30th)
Vinton Construction Company is the General Contractor for the proposed street construction and pavement maintenance. Proposed electrical utilities will be completed by Kaukauna Utilities and Elmstar Electric Corporation. Vinton crews will be on-site saw-cutting and removing existing concrete, Electrical Contractors will be on-site relocating effected utilities. Concrete pavement and additional work to complete proposed turn lanes, colored concrete replacement for crosswalks, construct concrete sidewalks, driveway aprons, and site restoration. All construction activities will be completed in phases to allow Main Street to remain open to traffic.
Main Street will remain open but access will be limited, traffic will be redirected using traffic control and temporary pavements. If possible, please use an alternate route for your safety as well as those working in the area when possible. It is illegal to drive past a “ROAD CLOSED” sign or to move any construction barricades. Residents, business owners, and customers may access properties past “ROAD CLOSED – LOCAL TRAFFIC ONLY” signs. Please avoid parking on the street in the construction zone, access for drop off and pick up are allowed. Residents should expect additional restrictions due to installation of proposed utilities and phasing of concrete work.
To view lane closures click the links below:
East Main Street
West Main Street
2022 - CHERRYVALE AVENUE STREET CONSTRUCTION
Project Schedule: August 15th to October 21st, 2022
PROJECT – The Village of Little Chute’s 2022 Cherryvale Street Construction is in the following location:
Cherryvale Avenue – Beginning at the intersection of Cherryvale Avenue and W. Evergreen Drive and continues north approximately 4,225 feet on Cherryvale Avenue to Gladiolus Place.
Contract Number: 2022001 - CHERRYVALE AVENUE STREET CONSTRUCTION
Project includes 2,230 cubic yards of common excavation, 8,605 square yards of asphalt pulverizing, 9,590 square yards of 7” concrete pavement, 360 square yards of asphalt pavement, 30,895 square feet of sidewalk/driveway pavement, 4,660 square yards of site/turf restoration. Storm sewer utility work includes 370 lineal feet of 12-inch to 15-inch diameter storm sewer main and 7 storm inlets. Also included are some miscellaneous items and adjustments to the existing utilities.
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE - (September 26th through October 8th)
Vinton Construction Company is the General Contractor for the proposed street construction as well as the associated utility work. Proposed utilities have been completed by Sub-Contractor (Highway Landscapers). Vinton crews have completed the mainline concrete pavement and is scheduled to pave the sidewalk, multi-use trail and driveway aprons during the week of September 26th. Additional work to complete miscellaneous concrete and asphalt pavements as well as site restoration is scheduled to be completed upon completion of the paving operations.
Cherryvale Avenue remains closed to through traffic but will remain open to residents and local traffic. If possible, please use an alternate route for your safety as well as those working in the area. It is illegal to drive past a “ROAD CLOSED” sign or to move any construction barricades. Residents, business owners, and customers may access properties past “ROAD CLOSED – LOCAL TRAFFIC ONLY” signs. Residents will have access to their driveways at the end of each work day, please avoid parking on the street in the construction zone, access for drop off and pick up are allowed. Residents should expect additional restrictions due to installation of proposed utilities, and should use alternate routes to limit traffic in the area when possible.
Click here for proposed traffic plan for Cherryvale Ave.
Power Point presentation from Public Hearing click here.
Frequently Asked Questions from Public Hearing click here.
2022 - RAILROAD QUIET ZONE CROSSING IMPLEMENTATION
Project Schedule: To be Completed by August 26th, 2022
Contract Number: 2022005
PROJECT – Railroad Quiet Zone Construction Crossings are in the following locations:
French Road – Washington Street – Depot Street – Rosehill Road
Project includes minor sanitary sewer reconstruction work, 82 linear feet of 15-inch to 30-inch diameter storm sewer, temporary erosion control, concrete median extensions and installations, 325 square yards of asphaltic pavement installation, 1,235 square feet of 4-inch concrete sidewalk, miscellaneous permanent traffic control signage and pavement marking, and 930 square yards of landscaping/restoration of terraces.
CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE - (Substantially Complete)
Vinton Construction Company is the General Contractor for the construction of the proposed railroad quiet zone safety upgrades. Vinton has completed the installation of the proposed utilities, concrete and asphalt paving, landscape restoration, improved pedestrian crossings, traffic channelization devices and pavement paint striping. Traffic warning signs will be installed/completed at a later date. Quiet Zone will not be implemented until construction is completed on Buchanan Street in 2023.
2022 - VANDENBROEK POND CONSTRUCTION
Project Schedule: March 21st to July 8th, 2022
PROJECT – The Village of Little Chute’s 2021 Vandenbroek Pond Construction is in the following location:
Proposed Pond is located 200 feet northwest of the intersection of W. North Ave. (CTH “OO”) & Vandenbroek Rd.
Contract Number: 2021006 - VANDENBROEK POND CONSTRUCTION
2021 Vandenbroek Pond Construction, includes 10,500 cubic yards of common excavation, 4,800 square yards of site restoration, 70 cubic yards of concrete pavement, 120 square yards of asphalt pavement, 520 square feet of sidewalk/driveway pavement, 130 lineal feet of 6-inch to 8-inch diameter water main, and 335 lineal feet of 12-inch to 54-inch diameter storm sewer main. Project includes some limited sanitary manhole adjustments, sanitary service removal, and water service removal.
CONSTRUCTION SCHEDULE - (Substantially Complete)
VANDENBROEK POND UTILITIES & POND EXCAVATION
Dorner, Inc. is the General Contractor for the proposed pond construction including the associated utility work. Dorner has completed the utilities, excavation, grading, and landscape restoration for the pond area. Sub-Contractors have also completed the perimeter fencing around the pond, restoration of concrete and asphalt pavements, as well as the landscape and turf restoration in the Village right-of-way. The Pond Project has been substantially completed, there will be miscellaneous, intermittent construction activity to fully complete and/or repair punch list items as needed.
New Concrete Sidewalk Information - Salt
With winter comes snow and ice removal. Besides shoveling or using a snowblower, many sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, and streets are covered in salt to melt ice and snow and make concrete safer. However, using salt on your new concrete could end up harming it.
Starting in November 2020 White Construction on behalf of TDS started a fiber to home initiative in the Village of Little Chute. The fiber-optic network will eventually reach all the Fox Valley area. Construction started North of 41 in the Streamview Lane, Arts Way, Evergreen Drive area. Residents will receive communication when work will begin in their area. One example is the door hanger pictured below. Work will continue during the winter weather dependent. Any questions regarding this project call 1-855-259-8576 or visit TDSFiber.com/construction.
To view map click here.