Phase I and II will install approximately 1,500 linear feet of box culvert along the Pecan Creek Tributary 4 (PEC-4) Upper Tributary between Wainwright St. and Prairie St. This also includes water and wastewater replacements along Elm St. and Locust. between Eagle Dr. and Hickory St.
The Pecan Creek Tributary 4 (PEC-4) Drainage Improvement Project includes the installation of new underground box culverts from the intersection of Wainwright Street and Highland Street along the tributary to just west of Prairie Street. The new box culvert will help reduce flooding in the downtown area during large storm events. During construction, crews will also replace and improve the water and wastewater main lines along Elm Street and Locust Street (Eagle to Hickory). Construction is set to begin June 2019.
Franchise utility relocations are currently underway. Construction is scheduled to begin from Wainwright Street to Prairie Street, June 2019 for phase I and II of the project. Phases III and IV is still in the design stage and will span from Prairie Street to Bernard Street.