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3  Nursing Home Project Under Way

Construction of a 56,000 square-foot Aerius skilled nursing home in Riverview began in the spring and it is expected
to be completed by December.

5  Street Reconstruction Project Under Way In Melvindale

Reconstruction of Eddon Avenue and Clarann Avenue in Melvindale includes removing the existing 8-inch concrete
pavement and earth excavation. The $2.85 million project also includes installation of new water main, storm sewer,
eight inches of 21AA stone base, six-inch edge drain, curb and gutter and six inches of asphalt pavement.

7  What To Consider When Renting Trench Shoring And Shielding Equipment

Excavation projects by definition are dangerous operations that require caution and planning, especially when the
excavation is intended to create a work space for personnel such as for underground installation repair or

10  From The Michigan Trenches...

11  Major Concrete Masonry Legislation Introduced In Congress

Concrete masonry products would receive a major promotional boost if legislation recently introduced in Congress

12  News

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Infrastructure. Phone: (734) 481-3185. E-mail: