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Sylvan Glen Lake Park Pathway Information

Through the competitive bidding process, the City of Troy has awarded the contract to install Phase 2 of the Troy Trail to Warren Contractors & Development, Inc.  Engineering consultant Anderson, Eckstsein, and Westrick, Inc. (AEW) will be managing construction of the trail installation.  Updates will be available on this website for the duration of this project. 

Construction is expected to be completed late Fall/Early Winter 2020 with restorations completed in 2021. A conceptual map of the pathway is available below. A copy of the City Council presentation awarding the contract to Warren Contractors & Development on September 14th, 2020 is available here

Monday, September 21st Update: Construction and staging is expected to begin Wednesday, 9/23. The contractor will begin staging equipment in the park this week. Fence removal and clearing will begin at the end of the week.

Monday, September 28th UpdateFence removal, tree clearing, and staging will take place. Crews will begin to do grade work near Rochester Road.
Monday, October 5th Update:  Culverts will be installed this week. Additionally, the contractor will be bringing in aggregate base.

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Monday, October 12th Update: This week the contractor will be working on installing headwalls for one of the large culverts and placing the subgrade stone. 

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Monday, October 19th Update: This week the contractor will continue grading and place sub-base. Additionally, another culvert will be installed.
Monday, October 26th Update: Weather conditions limited progress toward the end of last week. The contractor will continue grading this week.
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Monday, November 2nd Update:  Last week, the contract was able to finish grading through the wooded area and place the required fill through the wetlands. This week, they are hoping to complete all grading and subgrade stone placement. Additionally, the fence installation will begin. We are anticipating paving to begin next week.

Monday, November 9th Update:  The contractor has begun paving the trail today! Paving will be completed this week.
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Monday, November 16th UpdatePaving was completed last week. This week, the contractor will work on the final grading of the sides of the pathway as well as placing stone around and near the culverts. 
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Friday, November 20th Update: The contractor has completed most of the work on the trail. Next week they will return to do some clean up of the fencing. Next spring the contractor will return to finish any additional restoration to the grass that will be needed.

Please note that Sylvan Glen Lake Park will remain open for the duration of this project. Signage will be installed temporarily closing portions of the park where construction is taking place as a safety precaution. Please do not enter construction areas within the park. 

Questions? Contact the Department of Public Works at 248.524.3392.

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Love this trail? Want to check out Phase One the Troy Trail? Head over the Daisy Knight Dog Park at 3410 Livernois and hop on the paved pathway that connects the dog park to Wattles Road! 
Phase 1 Trail Map
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