Preconstruction Meeting

The City of Port Townsend hosted a preconstruction meeting on Thursday, December 21st with approximately 25 attendees. There were representatives from Interwest Construction Inc. (the contractor for the project), the Jefferson County PUD, East Jefferson Fire Rescue, CenturyLink, Wave, Jefferson Transit, Port Townsend Police Department, City of Port Townsend Parks and Rec, and City Hall.

The agenda covered the following topics:

  • Introductions and Project Overview
  • Order of Work
  • Utilities
  • Subcontractor and Agents
  • Records and Reports
  • Traffic Control
  • Environmental Considerations
  • General Construction Discussion
  • Project Contracts

The importance of the schedule and continued access to downtown businesses were discussed. It is also the contractors goal to provide two way traffic throughout the project.