Stories indexed with the term ‘water main’

Two Downtown Projects Get Grant OKs

Grants for two projects have been approved by the Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority board – one an extension for a previous grant to the 618 S. Main Street project, and the other a new grant, to the 116-120 W. Huron Street project. Action came at the board’s first monthly meeting of the 2015 fiscal year, on July 2, 2014.

The Huron Street project is receiving a $390,000 grant. It’s an extended-stay hotel, which will be built by First Martin Corp. at the intersection of Huron and Ashley streets. The new building will be an 88,570-square-foot structure with a ground-floor restaurant or retail space. The extended-stay hotel will occupy the upper five levels and will be be operated by Marriott. The … [Full Story]

Pontiac Trail & Barton

Pontiac Trail blocked (broken water main, presumably) just north of Barton, with expected traffic chaos thru the neighborhood.

Fourth & Washington

Men working in large excavated pit at intersection, installing a new water main. Several people stop to watch, including some of the other workers. [photo]


Many water lines marked and flagged. No construction. Not sure why.  [photo]