Union Street Drainage Project


Lafayette, IN

Time Period


Project Description

Lafayette’s Department of Engineering and Public Works needed to upgrade the poor drainage on Union Street, as well as address pedestrian safety issues. The project included roadway reconstruction and resurfacing comprised of transitional milling and asphalt resurfacing; the installation of concrete drive approaches; a new concrete sidewalk and an eight-foot-wide multi-use trail; curb and gutter featuring ADA compliant curb ramps; and significant storm sewer and drainage improvements, including an associated hybrid ditch. The project also included pedestrian signal modifications at the Creasy Lane and Union Street intersection.


  • Field reports, records and daily work
  • Full-time construction inspection activities
  • Reviewed/approved contractor’s applications for payment
  • Coordinated shop drawing/submittal review)
  • Quality assurance material testing
  • Prepared and negotiated change orders
  • Coordinated/reviewed final as-built drawings
  • Project close-out