Monday, January 4, 2010

Street Department DHR 1/4/2010

Street Department DHR 1/5/10

Report Period        12/28/09 -12/30/09

Prepared By :  Oscar Hoskins and Earnest Womack

Specific Weekly Activities

Mechanic

12/28

Repair – unit # 21 – levers sticking

Tune up - # 101 – oil, filter, plugs, wires changed, and throttle body cleaned.

Blower motor installed – Police unit #18

Started Black Tahoe ( still needs a new switch )

12/29

Installed oxygen sensor in unit 101

Replaced airline fitting in sanitation truck # 21

Repaired exhaust for dodge pickup (hanging)

12/30

Boosted all vehicles on the yard and repositioned them for better parking arrangement.

Cleaned the shop.

Installed cooling fan in police car.

Moved Salvage truck (red pickup – fire) outside for transport to salvage yard.

12/31

OFF - Holiday Schedule

1/1/10

HAPPY NEW YEAR  !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Potholes

White rock placed in several locations -300 Block Quarles Lane/ Old Little Rock Road – Park entry area/ Anderson St. – 500 Block

Checked with Lehman Roberts – Plant closed for the Holidays.

Animal Control

Several dead animals removed from the roadways.  Coanza St./ South St./ Perry St.

Other Activities

Began Week two of the shortened work week – Holiday Schedule

All Street Crews assisted with holiday trash collection. (Trash around cans, dumpsters, roadside)

Street crews continued to collect hard trash and debris city-wide.

Litter pickup on primary routes: Perry, Porter, Cherry, Oakland Ave., Sebastian, Plaza, Quarles Ln., Walnut, Elm, and Phillips.

Drains cleaned throughout the city.

12/28

Replaced stop sign – Panama @ Washington.

Contacted Diamond International on unit #105 – all parts in and they are continuing to work on the truck.  Maybe finished Thursday or Friday.

Contacted River City Hydraulics – Unit #25 - waiting on parts.

Met with CPE concerning Baringo St. dig site.

Talked with Ken – Water Dept. – Concerning the use of a dump truck.

Loaded paper for transport to recycling center.

12/29

Met with Ken Weiland – Engineer's office – concerning drainage for Cherry @ York

  • Road will have to be excavated and problems remediated after an open assessment.                      

DH Meeting

Lehman Roberts closed for the holiday. ( Cold Mix )

Unit # 30 – Wheel bearing failure

Meet with City Clerk – concerning insurance for vehicles and equipment.  Brought all pieces up to date.

R&R Wrecker picked up Parks and Rec. Dodge truck to transport to transmission shop.

O. Hoskins – picked up plaque for John Lemaire retirement gathering.

12/30

Repaired trailer for # 103 – tire replaced

Began repair for green trailer – Wheel bearing assembly – Parts ordered.

Retirement meeting for John Lemaire held at city hall - noon

Follow Up Activities

127 Valley Dr. / Hackberry Overgrowth – Inmates next project/ Loop repairs for Oakland Ave. and Hwy. 49

Staff Concerns

None  

Street Department Gasoline Log

Date:                           Unit #                                         Gallons:                                Receiver

12/28                           19   White Dually                      24                                         T. Collins

12/28                           103                                              18                                        R. C. Smith

12/29                           30                                                23.2                                      E. Butler

12/30                           19    White Dually                     26                                         T. Collins

12/30                            9                                                 18.1                                      O. Hoskins

12/30                            13                                               17                                          L. Driver