Progress Updates

Progress Updates
Progress Updates
07/28/2014 - City Council authorization to seek bids for bus benched
08/19/2014 City Council authorization to seek bids on planters, trash receptacles & concrete work
08/29/2014 - Bus Benches ordered - 8 total
10/06/2014 - Bus Benches delivered - 8 total
10/29/2014 - Sample Artwork delivered to printer
03/16/2015 - City Council approval to purchase Planters/Trash Receptacles
03/18/2015 - Planters/Trash Receptacles ordered
04/13/2015 - City Council approval to hire HMH, Inc for concrete work
04/13/2015 - City Council approval to hire Nelson's Flowers for planter landscaping
04/14/2015 - Planters/Trash Receptacles delivered
04/24/2015 - Deadline for submittal of artwork by local school districts / Artwork received
05/05/2015 - Artwork selected by Bus Bench Artwork Selection Committee
05/07/2015 - Selected Artwork delivered to printer
05/11/2015 - Sites marked and called in for JULIE locates
05/14/2015 - Sites being prepped and concrete pads being poured
05/19/2015 - Public Works/Community Development crews begin installation of benches, trash receptacles & planters
05/22/2015 - Nelson's Flowers placed planting materials in the planters
05/26/2015 - Ribbon Cutting celebration was a success for Phase 1 of this project
05/27/2015 - Work begins on Phase 2 of this project
09/28/2015 - Bus Bench /locations along E. Riverside Blvd. chosen for Phase 2 of the project
10/15/2015 - Agreement with Winnebago County approved to allow benches in Winn. Co. right-of-way
03/07/2016 - City Council approval to purchase 9 bus benches for Phase 2 of the project
03/08/2016 - 9 bus benches ordered for Phase 2 of the project
04/22/2016 - Phase 2 deadline for submittal of artwork by local school districts / Artwork received
04/23/2016 - Phase 2 Bus Benches delivered - 9 total
05/04/2016 - Phase 2 Artwork selected by Bus Bench Artwork Selection Committee
05/16/2016 - Phase 2 City Council approval to hire Campos Construction for concrete work
05/20/2016 - Phase 2 Selected Artwork delivered to printer
05/30/2016 - Phase 2 Planters delivered - 9 total
06/06/2016 - Phase 2 Community Development staff met with Campos Construction at sites to layout concrete
06/06/2016 - Phase 2 Printed artwork completed and picked up from printer