Council Approves Change Order For Paving, Drainage, And Water Project

The Minden City Council was joined at the July 15 meeting by Brian Friedrichsen of Olsson Associates to discuss a change order for the Minden Paving, Drainage, and Water Improvement project. The proposed change order includes both a additional work and a time extension.

Friedrichsen told the council that changes to the scope of work for the project include the paving of 10th Street between Tower and Brown Avenue. The additional work adds $79,886.40 to the contract price and requires an extension of 15 days. Delays to the project caused by weather call for a longer extension of 20 days. With approval of the change order, the new substantial completion date for the project is September 23, 2019.

Change order #1 of Minden Paving, Drainage, and Water Improvement project to include additional block of paving on 10th Street and project time extension due to weather delays was approved. Pay request #1 of $149,891.87 for Blessing Construction for street improvements was also approved.

see July 24 Courier for full story