Capital Projects

A capital project helps maintain or improve a City asset.  It can be new construction, expansion, renovation, or replacement of an existing asset. Read about each project in more detail below. Updates will be added regularly.

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State Roads and Private Development

UDOT (Utah Department of Transportation) and private developers also do construction work that affects American Fork City. Details on UDOT and other roadway projects for 2022-2023 are listed below.

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36" Water Line Replacement Segment 3

200 E from State St to 200 S and 200 S from 300 W to 200 E
  • Work includes installing new culinary water lines and reconnecting existing lines to the new pipes.
  • Contractor bid has been awarded to Condie Construction Company.
  • Construction began July 5 and is expected to continue until November, 2022.
  • Road closures are still up on 200 S from Center St to 300 W. Local traffic is allowed. School buses are also allowed to pass through these closures.
  • Intersection closure: 200 E 200 S will be closed until the end of September while the waterline and valves are installed and tested.
  • A road closure will be set up on 200 E from State Street to 200 S. This block will be closed through September while testing and laterals are completed..
  • 200 S has been paved in front of Greenwood Elementary. More work will be done on this section of road during off-hours of school in the future.
  • 200 S is closed from 100 E to 200 E until the end of September while testing and laterals are completed.
  • Asphalt paving will take place the week of Sept 26-30th. 
  • Resident notification letter September 9, 2022.

Segment 3

segment 3 map showing 200 S and 200 E closures

Fire Station 52

960 E 1750 N
  • Work on the construction of a new Fire Station on the north side of the city. 
  • Groundbreaking was September 7, 2022. Construction is expected to last until September 2023.
  • Details about Station 52 are found here.

Station 52 rendering

Rendering of South View of Station 52

18" Water Line and Road Rehabilitation Segment 4

200 E, 500 S, 330 E, 620 S
  • Design are being finalized. Construction dates TBA.
  • Work will include water line work, roadway rehabilitation, storm drain and sidewalk improvements.

Pressurized Irrigation Meter Installation Phase 1

North Third of the City
  • Work includes installing meters on city P.I. connections.
  • Hyrdo Vac Excavations is the contractor doing installations.
  • Phase 1 installations began on May 9, 2022 and will run through December 2022.
  • More project information is found at americanfork.gov/PImeters

Community Development Block Grant - Phase 9

Orchard Avenue from 200 S to 400 S and 400 E from 200 S to 400 S
  • Work includes water line installation, road rehabilitation, fire hydrant replacement, removal and replacement of sidewalk, curb and gutter, intersection corners and drive approaches as well as improvements to existing storm drain facilities.
  • KW Robinson Construction (435-738-0200) is contracted for the project.
  • Construction begins late September 2022 and will continue on Orchard Ave until December 2022. Work on 400 E and 400 S will continue until spring 2023.
  • Resident notification letter September 2022
  • American Fork has been very successful at getting CDBG (Community Development Block Grant) funding to augment city funding for replacing aging infrastructure. The map below shows projects that AF has completed and is currently working on.
CDBG funds map of projects

200 South Road Rehabilitation

200 South from Mill Pond Road to 300 W
  • Roadway improvements.
  • CRA funding has been secured. The project is moving forward with finalizing design and right-of-way acquisition.

Pony Express Pioneering Road

600 W 1100 S to Lehi
  • This project is in the final phase of the Pony Express Road from 1900 W Lehi to the alignment of the Vineyard Connector near 600 W in American Fork. A joint project idea application with Lehi city was submitted to MAG in 2021. Concept design was completed and submitted to MAG and staff is continuing to coordinate the design of the project.
  • Corridor preservation funding was approved on January 24, 2022.

700 N Connection

700 N connection between 100 E and 200 E
  • Work will include creating a new road to connect 700 N from 100 E to 200 E. This is a MAG funded project.
  • Design is underway on the traffic signal on 100 E and a roundabout on 200 E.
  • Construction dates TBA.

1100 S 500 E Intersection

1100 S 500 E
  • Improvements to the existing intersection.
  • Project design is underway. It includes intersection design and control, lane configuration, and road widening. Reviewing queuing lengths and future development to finalize design.
  • Construction dates TBA.

River Rehab

American Fork River
  • Improvements to the American Fork River watershed.
  • NRCS environmental clearances are moving forward.
  • Project design has begun and is ongoing.

620 S 600 E Signal

620 S 600 E
  • Installation of a new traffic signal.
  • Lane stripes will be painted in May 2022 in preparation for installing a traffic signal at the intersection.
  • Design of the signal is nearly complete.
  • Construction dates late summer 2022.

300 W Pacific Dr Intersection

300 W Pacific Dr
  • Improvements to the existing intersection.
  • Coordinating with UTA and Union Pacific Railroad regarding the possible discontinuance of the railroad through that part of the city.
  • Construction dates TBA.

Hospital Well

300 E 200 N
  • Work includes cleaning, bailing, refurbishing and test pumping of the existing well.
  • Construction of the new wellhouse is underway.

East State Street Water Line

State Street
  • Water line replacement under roadway.
  • UDOT has obtained funding, the project will be moved to April 2023. City staff is working through design issues and coordinating with UDOT to replace old water lines under the roadway prior to the UDOT road widening project.

Art Dye Trail

  • Design is commencing in coordination with UDOT as part of a local Agency Project that received federal funding as part of the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP).

Other Roadway Projects

Roadwork projects in American Fork City that are done by UDOT or private developers may affect roadways, but are not Capital Projects. These projects have distinct timelines and scope for the work. Questions about these projects should be directed to the entity in charge. 

  1. Private development
  2. UDOT PROJECTS

Development Roadwork

Road closures from various private developments in American Fork
  • 860 E - Lake City ROW development. 

UDOT State Street Widening Project

UDOT State Street Widening Project

Completed Capital Projects

The following projects have been recently completed.

Water Line Replacement Segment 1 

200 S Mill Pond Road to I-15
  • Construction finished in January 2022.
  • Work included installing new culinary water lines and reconnecting existing lines to the new pipes.

850 E Road Rehabilitation

850 E from 300 N to 575 N
  • Construction finished in December.
  • Work included new water mains, fire hydrants, valves and service laterals as well as complete road reconstruction.

36" Water Line Replacement Segment 2 

Main Street from 200 E to 600 E and Caveman Blvd (600 E) from Main Street to 700 N.
  • Construction finished in December 2021.
  • Work included installing new culinary service connections and fire hydrants.  Existing culinary water lines were reconnected to the new 36" pipe. Also included was the reconnecting and looping of existing utilities including irrigation, sewer, storm drain, and gas lines.  Work performed included valves, fittings, meters, excavation, backfilling, curb and gutter, road reconstruction and asphalt repaving.

300 N Road Rehabilitation

300 N from 100 E to 300 E
  • Work finished in December.
  • Work includes new water mains, fire hydrants, valves and service laterals as well as road rehabilitation.

500 E Auto Mall Dr Signal

500 E Auto Mall Dr
  • Construction was completed in September.
  • The traffic signal was installed at the intersection.

1120 N Road Rehabilitation

1120 N from 150 W to 100 E
  • Construction of the waterline and road work finished in August 2021.
  • Work included new water mains, fire hydrants, valves and service laterals as well as road rehabilitation.

Art Dye Roundabout

550 E 1000 N
  • Construction finished in May 2021.
  • Work included adding a roundabout to the parking lot to improve traffic flow in and out of the park.
  • Access to the finished roundabout started on Saturday, May 15th.

100 E Water Line Improvements

100 East
  • Water line improvements started in September 2020. Water line work is now complete, as well as road overlay and pavement striping.
  • This project finalized in May 2021.

Canyon Spring Line To Chlorinator

Cedar Hills Golf Course - 10246 N Canyon Road
  • Construction started on January 4, 2021 and finished in April 2021.
  • Work included adding a 16" HDPE water line. American Fork's water line construction is complete and in service.
  • This is shared project with the City of Pleasant Grove, who manages the construction.

Sewer Lining

Various locations
  • Construction began in January 2021 and is now completed.
  • Work included lining the existing sewer line for durability.

UDOT Construction Projects

860 E State Street traffic signal - installed April 2021.
I-15 bridge ride fixes - July thru September 2021.