Category: Construction

Construction Update: November 2014
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Construction Update: November 2014

Blue Nile Contractors has three crews steadily working along Blue Ridge Boulevard and Holmes Road on the replacement of the water mains. The construction zone along Holmes Road runs from Blue Ridge Boulevard to the north side of 135th Street. The construction along Holmes Road from Blue Ridge Boulevard to the north side of 135th Street is...

Phase 1 Construction Wraps Up In Martin City!
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Phase 1 Construction Wraps Up In Martin City!

Thank you to the City of Kansas City, Mo, Councilmen John Sharp and Scott Taylor, the Martin City Community Improvement District Board, Jackson County Public Works Department, City Manager Troy Schulte, the PIAC members, KCMO Public Works Department, KCMO Water Department and all the businesses and community leaders who helped us move this project forward! After...

Construction Update: October 2014
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Construction Update: October 2014

KCMO Water Services held a public meeting on September 29th to discuss the water main replacement project on Blue Ridge Boulevard and Holmes Road. KCMO Water Services has hired Blue Nile Construction for the replacement of the water mains.  Blue Nile will be deploying three crews to work simultaneously on the water main replacement projects. Construction will commence...

Martin City Business Changes And Upgrades
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Martin City Business Changes And Upgrades

CHARM Starting October 2nd, Charm will be open every Thursday from 10am to 8pm!  (ONE day per week) They were previously only open three days per month starting on the 3rd Thursday of each month but now you can stop by every Thursday to find new treasures! October items will continue to have a fall/Halloween...

Construction Update – September 2014
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Construction Update – September 2014

Exciting things are happening within the construction zone in September!  Within the first two weeks of the month, new asphalt should be laid on the street between Holmes and Oak. The striping for drive lanes and on-street parking will follow shortly thereafter. The contractor anticipates finishing the installation of new metal street light poles along...

Construction Update – August 2014
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Construction Update – August 2014

How about those new sidewalks?  Yes, sidewalks on the north side of 135th Street between Holmes and Oak are nearly finished, as well as the installation of curbs, gutters, and new driveway approaches. Some sidewalks have been poured on the south side of 135th Street between Holmes and the railroad tracks. Starting Monday, August 4th, drivers will be...

Construction Update – July 2014
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Construction Update – July 2014

Is the construction along 135th Street every going to end? YES!  On the list of things completed, we can check off the installation of a new 66’ storm drain system and the installation of a NEW water main. In June, all property owners between Holmes and Oak along 135th were connected to the new water main...

Construction Update – June 2014
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Construction Update – June 2014

QuikTrip – Holmes/Blue Ridge Blvd Construction of the additional pumps will be finished in mid-June. The new store will have a total of 22 pumps upon completion of construction. Former Commerce Bank Building The property owner is working on the building so it can efficiently operate a deli/sandwich shop. Opening date is unknown at this time. Water...

135th Street Construction Update – May 2014
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135th Street Construction Update – May 2014

What is happening on the east side of the railroad tracks along 135th Street? Trenching has began on the north side of 135th Street between Holmes and the railroad tracks is under construction. The water main line installation will continue west to Oak Street. During the trenching work, access to driveways for business activities will be maintained to some...