Current Projects

 Bee Branch Bridge Replacement - Pleasant Run Rd.

Engineer: Lockwood, Andrews & Newnan
Contractor: Iowa Bridge
Project: Included in the Capital Improvement Program is the replacement of the Bee Branch Bridge on Pleasant Run Rd., located just west of Cockrell Hill Rd. The existing bridge, while currently safe for the traveling public, received a rating from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) which warranted the reconstruction and the participation in a federal program to assist in the cost of replacement.
Project Status: Construction 90% Complete (9/16)
Projected Completion Fall 2016 

2015 Repair and Replacement (R&R) Project

Engineer: City of DeSoto
Contractor: PaveCon
Project: Project: The current R & R Project includes various locations with varying degrees of deterioration of the existing clay tile sewer lines and cast iron water lines. In most cases the infrastructure is 40-50 years old. The water and sewer main lines will be replaced with
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) pipe. In addition, water service lines will be replaced (City side of the meters) and sewer lines will be replaced up to the property lines with cleanouts being installed at the property line. 2015 R&R project is primarily located in the Hampton Pl. Estates Subdivision.
Project Status: Construction 95% Complete (9/16)
Projected Completion Fall 2016
 
2015 Alley Paving Project – Gilbert Williams
 
• Engineer: City of DeSoto
Contractor: Estrada Concrete
Project: Alley pavement reconstruction south of Gilbert Avenue and north of Williams Avenue, running eastward from North Hampton Road to intersect with Williams Avenue, including driveway aprons, sidewalk ramp reconstruction and connections to existing pavement. This project is partially funded with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds.
Project Status: Construction 90% Complete (9/16)
Projected Completion Fall 2016
 
2015 Alley Paving Project – Various Locations
 (Hanna Ave., Hanna Circle, Williams Ave., Greenbriar Dr., Glen Ave., Shockley Ave., Ray Ave., Joanna Ave., Gracelane Dr. and Peach Ln.)
 
• Engineer: City of DeSoto
Contractor: Estrada Concrete
Project: All alleys will be reconstructed to a maximum width of 10’ without impacting the franchise utilities.
Project Status: Construction to begin September 26, 2016 (9/16)
Projected Completion Winter 2017