2017 Construction Projects

This page contains information about the many important projects impacting residents, businesses, and visitors to the City of Horace.  Below are project status summaries for active projects this calendar year.  The Road Report is updated weekly on Fridays from the start of the spring construction season, through Labor Day.  You can also sign up for alerts when there are major road closures or detours by using the Construction Notify Me feature.

City Construction

Street Construction

Description Status Target Completion
8th Ave Extension for Truck Route Planning to install a new street to accommodate a truck route for local commercial traffic to reduce load on residential streets.   Aggregate base, 6" overlay, striping of 24' top to support a truck route in commercial district Fall 2017
Northwood and Southwood Dr Mill and Overlay Street improvement.  Milling and 2" HBP overlay Fall 2017
Greyhawk, Dreamfields, Riverdale, Sunnyside, Woodland Circle This project would re-surface deteriorated streets with bituminous chip seal (6 blocks and crack seal 6 blocks). Necessary to prevent further deterioration.
Fall 2017
Chestnut Drive reconstruction. Chestnut Storm Water Lift Station upgrade Chestnut drive street reconstruction to replace subgrade, aggregate base, 5" overlay, curb and gutter. Storm sewer upgrade to expand capacity. Fall 2017
Maple Lane Street and Drainage Improvements Install concrete gutters to improve drainage and chip seal street. Fall 2017

Sanitary Sewer Construction

Description Status Target Completion
Sanitary Sewer connection to Fargo Impact to Wall Ave, County 17 N to Deer Creek Ave.  Project is in planning process and has not started.
a. Working on Preliminary work for SRF Loans.
b. Easements have been delivered.
c. Reviewing RR crossing options.
November 2017
Sanitary Sewer Improvement - Lining a. Geo. E. Haggart plans on starting the lift station work next Monday. They plan on starting on the Liberty Lift Station. – Due to the Weather this has been put off until the middle of May.
b. Received a quote to epoxy coat the lift stations. Approximately $30,000.00
c. Manhole rehab work on the bottoms is complete. MH Lining will start in the middle of May. 
May 2017
Sanitary Sewer - Lost River and 2nd Addition New development installation.
a. Contractor continues to install sanitary sewer and services.
b. Contractor has started installing sanitary sewer force main.
c. Started installing water main and services starting April 29, 2017.
Fall 2017

Water Construction

Description Status Target Completion
Water Improvement District - Looping Impact from Wall Ave to Chestnut Dr along County 17.  Project is in planning process and has not started.

a. We have received approval of the SRF Loan, with contingencies.
b. Waiting for a potential start date and schedule from the Contractor.
c. Recommend awarding the project.
Fall 2017
     

Storm Sewer Construction

Description Status Target Completion
Horace Storm Water Policy Work has started revising the Horace Storm Water policy document similar to what is used by West Fargo.  Required by the state to have a policy in place to guide development May 2017
Adelmans's Addition Drainage Reviewing the engineering recommendation to deal with water drainage in this area.  First step is to improve drainage along 76th Ave S east of County 17.  Council approved getting bids to resolve drainage. July 2017