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General Information

These projects are currently in progress (Listed Alphabetically)

 
49th Terrace
 
Sufficient easements have been obtained from property owners to proceed with the installation of low pressure sewers to this area.
 
A Notice of Intent to Assess will be considered for approval by the District at the May, 2014 Regular Meeting.  A Notice of Intent to Assess places in the Public Records of Palm Beach County the District’s intent to install sewers and that there will be an Assessment associated with the project.
 

District Engineering Dept. has begun design and permitting.

 
Eagles Nest
 
Residents were notified of proposed sewering in August, 2010.
 
An Open House was held on May 21, 2013 providing residents an opportunity to meet with the contractor, engineers and District representatives to discuss any questions.  Anyone interested in receiving copies of the information provided at the meeting may call the District Administration Office (561) 747-5700 x104 to request a copy be sent or you may pick it up at the District office.
 
 
Substantial Completion of the project was established on May 12, 2014.  The Project Engineer has issued a punch list of items to be addressed prior to Final Completion, including outstanding resident issues.
  
Residents were notified on June 26, 2014 of the availability of sewer service.  In accordance with Florida Statutes, homeowners will have one year after notification to pay the connection fee and make connection to the sewer line.
  
The District is working with the Project Engineer and Contractor to close the contract out and determine the final assessment amount.
  
Fox Run/Creekside Trail
  
A Notice of Intent to Assess was filed in December, 2013 for this project.  An Engineering services contract has been executed with Mathews Consulting, Inc. for the survey, design, permitting and bidding of the subject project.
 
District staff will be meeting with the Project Engineer to review final plans and prepare permit applications.
 
Plans are complete, preparations are being made to bid within 30 days.
 
Expected start of Construction  is Summer, 2014.
  
Jupiter Inlet Colony
 
The District has received a completed hydraulic study.  Recommended upgrades are in process. A meeting was held with Dr. Arrington and residents on November 27, 2012.
 
Notice of Intent to Assess was approved by the Governing Board at the February, 2013 regular meeting.
 
A Preliminary Engineering Report with options and cost estimates was completed in November, 2013. 
 
A gravity sewer system has been selected by the Colony as the preferred system for the community.  The gravity sewer system will include upgrades to the potable water system and stormwater system improvements.
 
An Interlocal Agreement has been executed between the District and Jupiter Inlet Colony and the Village of Tequesta has been approved.
 
The District is in the process of reviewing Engineering Consultants to provide services for this project.  It is anticipated that a negotiated contract with the best qualified firm will be presented for award by the District Board at the September regular meeting.
 
Little Oaks/River Oaks
  

A Notice of Intent to Assess was approved by the District Governing Board at the April, 2014 Regular Meeting, to provide a gravity sewer system.  District staff will be working with engineering firms in the next couple of months to develop a required scope of services to be performed, and obtain a proposal.

At the June Governing Board meeting, a contract was awarded to Mathews Consulting, Inc. to provide engineering services (including design, survey, permitting, bidding and construction services) for the River Oaks/Little Oaks gravity sewer project. 
 
50 Percent plans will be completed in September and permits obtained in October, 2014.
 
Peninsular Road, Jupiter

This neighborhood consists of five houses on a peninsula into the Loxahatchee river south of Riverside Drive.

Residents have been notified of the proposed sewering program to provide low-pressure sewers in this area, along with estimated costs.

The District Governing Board has approved a Notice of Intent to Assess which has been filed in the public records.

Property owners have also been provided easement documents. This will reduce project costs if executed in a timely manner. This has been referred to District Legal Counsel to obtain easements.
 
The District will be providing notification to property owners that have not provided easements to date, that a grant is available for a limited time for the provision of easements.
 
A service line has been constructed to some properties and accepted by the District.
 
Quail Run
  
A Notice of Intent to Assess was filed in February, 2011.  Property owners have met with District staff and determined that Low Pressure Sewer is the preferred system for their neighborhood.
 
The District engineering division will be designing the low pressure system for Quail Run.  Design has begun and is expected to be complete and permitted by the end of July, 2014.
 
Easement packages have been issued to each property owner with a request to return by September 6, 2014.
 
River Drive West
 
A Notice of Intent to Assess was filed in October, 2013.  Design is complete and Permits have been obtained.  Bids have been received for the installation of Low Pressure lines.
  
Residents were notified on July 29, 2014 of the availability of sewer service.  In accordance with Florida Statutes, homeowners will have one year after notification to pay the connection fee and make connection to the sewer line.
 
The final assessment is scheduled to be approved by the Governing Board at the August 21, 2014 meeting.
  
 
SE Rivers Edge St.
  
A Notice of Intent to Assess was filed in March, 2014.  The road is privately owned and maintained.
 
Property owners have received a request for easements to the private road for installation of the sewer system.
 
The District solicited easements from property owners in order to proceed with this project.  The request for easements under the current program is offered for a limited time only.
 
 
River Road
 
 
Residents were notified on July 3, 2014 of the availability of sewer service.  In accordance with Florida Statutes, homeowners will have one year after notification to pay the connection fee and make connection to the sewer line.
 
The final assessment is scheduled to be approved by the Governing Board at the August 21, 2014 meeting.
 
Set-N-Sun
 
A Notice of Intent to Assess was filed in December, 2013 for proceeding with a Low Pressure sewer system for this neighborhood.
 
A contract for engineering survey, design, permitting, and bidding was executed with Mathews Consulting, Inc. in April, design and permitting is expected to be complete by August, 2014.
 
Informational meetings have been held with homeowners and design is proceeding with the preferred low pressure system.
 
50 percent plans completed in July, 2014 and the engineer has applied for necessary permits.
 
Tequesta Park
 
A Notice of Intent to Assess was filed in October, 2013.  Design is complete and Permits have been obtained.
 
A contract has been issued to The Lazarus Group, Inc. for the installation of a low pressure sewer service to this area.  Construction is expected to be completed in July, 2014.
 
Construction is complete and the owner will be notified to connect in August, 2014.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

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