N. 8th Street – 100 & 200 Blocks
Project Description – SFY 2022 Road Improvement Project, N. 8th St between Barnegat Avenue and Long Beach Blvd.: The total project includes approximately 1037 Tons of 9.5M64 HMA Top Course and Leveling, 722 Tons of 19M64 HMA Base Course, 2575 Square Yards of HMA milling, 2648 Square Yards of DGA, thirteen (13) drainage inlets, 665 LF of concrete curb, 469 LF total of 8-inch and 15-inch drainage pipe and all restoration including restriping, driveways, landscaping and cleanup.
Schedule – The NJDOT has approved the plans to reconstruct N. 8th Street. The bid for the project has been scheduled for May 4th at 11:00 am in the Council Chambers at Borough Hall located at 813 Long Beach Boulevard, specs may be obtained through the Borough Engineer’s office. The drainage work for the project is set to begin mid September. A meeting will be arranged for the residents along N. 8th to provide more details and answer any questions. More information along the bid documents and plans will be provided in the coming months.
Bid Award – Resolution 2023-79 awarding the SFY 2022 Road Improvement Project bid, N. 8th Street, between Barnegat Avenue and Long Beach Blvd. Two bids have been received by the Borough Clerk as follows:
- Earle Asphalt Co. in the amount of $406,413.13.
- Arawak Paving Co., Inc in the amount of $427,800.00.
All bids have been forwarded for review by the Borough Engineer and the Borough Attorney, who recommend an award to Earle Asphalt Co. in the amount of $406,413.13.
Earle Asphalt will be arriving the week of September 18, 2023 to begin drainage work.
REVISED UPDATE as of September 25, 2023
Drainage work will now begin September 26, 2023. After drainage work is complete the road is left to settle for concrete and milling/paving work. Concrete work will begin around October 23, 2023 with milling and paving to begin in early November.