District Current Projects
Jay Court & Leawood Dr Main Replacements
Two projects are located in the Leawood subdivision on S. Jay Ct. between W. Bowles Ave. and W. Leawood Dr., and on W. Leawood Dr. between S. Pierce St. and Ingalls. The two projects propose replacement of 3,377 feet of 8-inch cast iron pipe at an estimated cost of $904,312 including engineering, construction and a 10 percent contingency.
Jay Drive Main Replacement
This project proposes replacement of 732 feet of cast iron water pipe in S. Jay Dr. between W. Elmhurst Ave. and W. Monticello Ave. in the Columbine Hills subdivision. This short segment of water main was installed prior to the adoption of the District standard requiring protective wrap to eliminate direct contact with corrosive soils. The pipeline has experienced three electrolysis-caused water breaks since 1985.
W Rowland Place Water Main Replacement
This project is located at W. Rowland Pl. between S. Depew St. and S. Sheridan Ct. in the Columbine Knolls subdivision. The project proposes replacement of 1,255 feet of 8-inch cast iron pipe with PVC pipe. This pipeline was also installed without protective wrap and has experienced six breaks since 1997, the latest of which occurred in 2018.
For current project status information and a list of addresses that will be directly impacted by the project (if any), please click the project links above. These pages are updated as new information becomes available.
For questions or comments concerning these projects, please feel free to call the District’s Project and Construction Coordinator, Tony Cocozzella at 303-979-2333.