Sewer Separation Project located in Fulton Hills area of the City CSO 028A

Project Summary and Scope

This project is a requirement of the CSO Special Order by Consent between the City of Richmond and the Virginia State Water Control Board.  The Project is one of two remaining separation projects in the CSO 028 Sewer Shed. This project includes the installation of some separate stormwater collection pipe, sanitary sewer collection pipe, sewer and storm structures, and the deactivation of the downstream sewer regulator.  This separation project will reduce the amount of combined sewer overflows in this area of the City thereby improving the water quality of the James River.

“Information and documents authorizing, depicting or outlining details about the project, including, but not limited to, the following:

  1. Procurement Documents (although drawings and details about the design will be available from the Procurement office, these documents should be considered as protected by the Homeland Security exception and should not be shared unconditionally with the public.  Anyone requesting access to these documents should complete and sign a FOIA request form with DPU).
  2. No written reports, studies, presentations or other materials prepared for the Council, the City Planning Commission, or similar bodies; for submission to state or federal regulatory bodies; or for the use of the employee or employees with responsibility for managing a project or an aspect of a project.

Project Milestones

Milestones: August - October 2017

Manholes Installed (MH): MH 203, MH 204, MH 205, MH 206

Pipe Installed: 15" Storm Pipe from MH 203 to MH K, 24" Storm Pipe from MH 203 to MH 204, 24" Storm Pipe from MH 204 to MH 205, 24" Storm Pipe from MH 205 to MH 206, 15" Storm Pipe from MH 206 to Inlet 10,

Inlets Installed: Inlet 10

Photo: Installation of 24" Storm Pipe

Project Funding

Total project budget is $6,956,000.

Project Status Updates

Corman Construction, Inc. has been awarded the contract. The construction contract is fully executed.

Current Status: 

The Pre-Construction Meeting was held on April 26, 2017.  Notice to Proceed was given on May 1, 2017 with a Contract Completion date of September 18, 2018. Work Commenced on August 14, 2017.

The contractor will have sections of Williamsburg Ave closed to thru traffic from Hatcher Street to Malone St. Detours are in place from 9:00am - 4:00pm while construction is taking place.

Several Manholes and lengths of Storm pipe have been installed from Hatcher St to Union St. 





Permit, information is listed below. For details please call the Department of Planning, Development and Review at 804-646-4169.

DPW Work In Street Permit # 015476-2017

Expenses (costs are reported quarterly)

RAPIDS Project # 102151 – Engineering & Construction

Costs to date 10-02-17:  $321,076.71


Project Contact Information, if you have questions about this project please contact this individual.

Performance Measures and Benchmarks

Technical details and schedule are reviewed at bi-weekly construction progress meetings between the Contractor, Engineer, Construction Manager, and the City's Project Manager.

Project Overall Status (Active, Pending or Complete)


Ordinance Information

None listed to date.

Contract Information

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