The Current Construction page is part of our "To Serve You Better" effort and improve our system reliabilty. We will use this page to keep you informed about work in subdivisions as well as our various overhead construction projects along Highways, County Roads and Streets. These projects are necessary to improve our infrastructure throughout the system. We will also be putting these updates on Facebook. Thank you for your patience.
YVEA Contractors working in East Baggs, Dixon Area & Clark Area
Construction Work Plan – Breeze/Yampa Alley Reconductor
YVEA will be performing a rebuild and re-conductor of the distribution line between Breeze Street and Yampa Street in Craig starting May 1, 2018. Outback Power is the contractor hired to perform the rebuild. The work will be starting at 10th Street and will proceed down the alley to 4th Street. Work will also be performed on 4th Street during the rebuild. This work will require services to be temporarily disconnected during the construction and all members affected will be contacted and scheduled for these temporary outages. YVEA appreciates your assistance for access and patience with the process during construction. Please call Dan Trevithick, Engineering Technician, at (970)871-2253 or Benjamin Hoffner, Engineering Manager, at (970)871-2285 with any concerns or questions about the work.
YVEA Spring/Summer Projects
With short summers in our region, we have a tight schedule to make sure pole inspections and other summer infrastructure maintenance projects are completed. We want our members to be award of where YVEA crews are working. For your safety and the safet of our crews, please move over and give our crews as much space as possible when they are working near roads. It not only the law, it's the right thing to do.
In the Steamboat Springs area, YVEA will be reloacating and underground line for the ice rink extension project, as well as an underground cable injection.
Tree trimmers for YVEA will also be trimming in the Clark area and southern area of our territory.
Contracted inspectors checking poles, overhead lines and circuits throughout YVEA's system in the Maybell and Sunbeam areas, as well as transmission lines in the Steamboat Springs area between Highway 40, near Elk River Road, to Clark.
Beginning May 1st contractors will be working on projects in the following areas:
In addition, crews will also be working at the Thompason Hill substation.
YVEA Contractors working in Maybell Area
Inspectors will access the YVEA system equipment via truck UTV, ATV and by foot, depending on access.
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