Friday, April 3, 2009

Street Dept report 4/2/09

STREET DEPARTMENT REPORT – 4/6/09

 

Department: Street Department

 

Date: April 2, 2009

 

Prepared by Oscar Hoskins and Earnest Womack

 

Specific Weekly Activities:

 

Mechanic:

3/27

Replaced windshield wipers on Police unit 2

Replaced tire on Police unit 3

Replaced battery on Sanitation unit 27

Removed drive shaft on Sanitation unit 30

Picked up Sanitation unit 29 from Machine Shop

3/30

Checked oil and aired tires in Sanitation unit 101

Charged battery on 5310 John Deere

Changed oil in Police unit 3

Changed spark plugs in chemical spray rig

Repaired Street unit 106-nut and bolts on platform

Filled in ruts with back hoe on Abel St

Working on putting transmission in Police unit 11

3/31

Serviced track hoe-oil and diesel to begin work at 137 So 6th

Plugged tire in Street unit 30 trash trailer

Charged battery on Street unit 103

Changed oil in Code Enforcement truck

4/1

Installed exhaust gaskets on Police unit 11

Took drive shaft from Sanitation unit 30 to Twin City Machine Shop

Continued fine tuning transmission on Police unit 11

Removed debris from 137 So 6th

4/2

Charged battery on blue and white dump truck

Pushed up pile of debris at Hawkins St

Installed drive shaft in Sanitation unit 30

Replaced head light bulb in Police unit 1

Serviced 790 John Deere tractor

Prepared for pickup of Kubota tractor in Wynne to deliver to Searcy

 

Potholes:

Out of cold mix

 

 

 

Animal control:

  • Removed numerous dead animals from streets
  • Picked up three dead animals from vet

 

Other activities:

Continuous removal of debris throughout city designated trash routes

Litter pick up at primary routes of City:

            Rightor St

Walnut St.

            Cherry St.

            Porter St.

            Perry St.

            Elm St.

Franklin St.

            Oakland Ave.

            Quarles Lane

            Plaza St

Phillips St

 

3/27

Continuous removal of leaf bags and debris from designated Sanitation routes

Assisted Sanitation in dumping and picking up trash carts

Welded chain on bucket and replaced extension on roll away tarp Street unit 106     

Covered and sealed storm drain cover at Pecan & Elm

Repaired drain cover on Phillips St

3/29

Call out at Russell and Washington-tree leaning out in road

3/30

Continuous removal of leaf bags and debris from designated Sanitation routes

Assisted Sanitation in dumping and picking up trash carts

Removed standing water and several piles of debris from ditch on Baldwin assisted by East side Water Dept

Cleaned drainage ditch along 2nd Street from Baldwin to Anderson

Cut side streets East side and East side shop yard

Mowed lots at 100 block of Coanza beside and across from Pettis Memorial Church and Daycare

Mowed lots at 400 block Ladino from Coanza to Sam

3/31

Continuous removal of leaf bags and debris from designated Sanitation routes

Assisted Sanitation in dumping and picking up trash carts

Cleaned drainage ditch at 100 block of Baldwin assisted by West Side Water Dept

Womack and Duncan took Sanitation 27 to Scruggs for repair on arm, also took drive shaft to Tri-State Mac for repair (Sanitation unit 30)

Replaced street signs-West St, Dinan, Oakland at Sulphur Springs, DeSoto St

Placed Town Hall Meeting signs on West St

Removed damaged flowers from flower bed on Oakland median adopted by Billy Ray

4/1

Continuous removal of leaf bags and debris from designated Sanitation routes

Assisted Sanitation in dumping and picking up trash carts

Spraying West side center greens

Repaired sink hole at 100 block of No 7th assisted by East side Water Co

Sink hole with sewer problems completed by West side Water Co

Trimmed tree at 350 Dinan St and cut up dead tree at the end of the street

4/2

Continuous removal of leaf bags and debris from designated Sanitation routes

Assisted Sanitation in dumping and picking up trash carts

Cleaned out drains at 300 block of So 9th

Checking drainage ditch at Ladino and Baringo St for covering and installing pipe

Removed old tires and cleaned dump site at Hawkins St (burning wood pile)

Cut two storm water run-offs on Springdale Rd near Rock House Church

Hauled 170 tires to Waste Disposal site

Placed dye in drainage at 127 Valley Dr to check source of water drainage

Call out-tree across Audubon preventing resident from getting in or out

Call out-tree across road at 800 block Kentucky

 

Future Weekly Activities:

Old Dominion drainage

Ditch at Center St behind TIC

 

Follow Up Activities:

Drain at 127 Valley Dr-found source of water problem

 

Staff Concerns/Issues:

Pay increases for 10 laborers

Advertised for shop mechanic and two laborers

 

 

STREET DEPARTMENT GASOLINE LOG

 

 

 

 

Week of 4/2/09

 

 

 

 

 

 

DATE

UNIT #

GALLONS

RECEIVER

3/27/2009

30

24.6

E Butler

3/30/2009

Zero Turn

10.6

E Butler

3/31/2009

19

44.3

W Wilson

3/31/2009

13

21

J Lemaire

4/1/2009

30

27.6

E Butler

4/1/2009

Parks & Rec

7.3

G Carter

4/1/2009

Box Shop Truck

23

A Barry

4/2/2009

Black Dually

28.1

T Wilson

4/2/2009

103

20

R Smith

4/2/2009

19

25

W Wilson

4/2/2009

9

21.4

O Hoskins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL GALLONS

252.9

 

 

 

 

 

 


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