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Thursday - December 8, 2016

LOT project 90 percent complete

by Robert Malee, West Linn Tidings - December 8, 2016

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For more than two years, one of the tallest structures in West Linn loomed over the Robinwood neighborhood.

It wasn’t a building or a water tower, but rather a bright red crane brought in for the bulk of construction at the new Lake Oswego-Tigard Water Partnership (LOT) treatment plant. Last week, LOT and nearby residents celebrated a significant milestone as a smaller portable crane arrived to permanently remove the larger tower crane.

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Friday - December 2, 2016

Emergency Sewer Repair Night Work: Oswego Village near Starbucks / 365 stores

Starting Monday, December 5, emergency repair work will begin on a broken sewer line and manhole located in the Oswego Village parking lot, near the Starbucks and 365 stores. To minimize impacts to businesses, work will be conducted at night from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., Monday through Friday. The repair is expected to take a week to complete. No sewer services are expected to be interrupted during the repair work.

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Tuesday - November 29, 2016

Crane Removal at the Water Treatment Plant

Water Treatment Plant Construction Update

Tomorrow afternoon, Wednesday, November 30, a large mobile crane will be delivered to the water treatment plant. This crane will be used to take down the red tower crane, one section at a time. From Wednesday through Friday, several flatbed trucks will be traveling to and from the site, carrying sections of the crane. Trucks will use both Mapleton Drive and Kenthorpe Way entrances to enter the plant site, and will exit on Kenthorpe Way.

Crane removal is expected to be complete by the end of the week. During this time, there will be an increase in truck traffic on both Mapleton Drive and Kenthorpe Way. Please expect some short-term traffic delays during this activity.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Friday - November 18, 2016

WTP final structural concrete pour scheduled for next week

Water Treatment Plant Construction Update

We’ve reached some significant milestones with construction at the plant over the years, and as work progresses through the final phase, we are about to reach a few more. Next week, the last major structural concrete pour is expected take place on site for the ozone contactor basin! This marks more than 18,000 cubic yards of concrete poured for new structures at the site.

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Thursday - November 17, 2016

Large crane in full swing at Waluga site

Waluga Reservoir 1 Roof Replacement Construction Update

Great news – crews have made solid progress with demolition and finished saw-cutting the roof yesterday! Neighbors, thank you for your patience over the last few weeks with this very noisy activity.

Some saw-cutting remains for the columns inside the tank itself, but this noise will be more intermittent, compared to the recent roof saw-cutting work. Column saw-cutting is expected to begin in early December, and take about a week to complete.

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