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 is Condie Construction Company.
  • All piping and utility work is complete.
  • Asphalt paving is complete. Roads are open.
  • Final items such as landscaping restorations and minor infrastructure installations are being completed by the contractor.

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

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 on Orchard Avenue of the waterline, service laterals and water meters is completed . Work on 400 E and 400 S will continue May 2023.

Pressurized Irrigation Meter Installation Phase 1

North Third of the City
  • Work includes installing meters on city P.I. connections.
  • Hydro Vac Excavations is contracted for installation.
  • Phase 1 installations began on May 9, 2022 and will run through December 2022.
  • 2,997 meters have been installed to date. The contractor is working on service requests in the installation area.
  • More project information is found at americanfork.gov/PImeters

Pressurized Irrigation Meter Installation Phase 2

South 2/3 of the City
  • Work will include installing meters on city PI connections.
  • American Fork City has obtained a grant to finish the remainder of the PI meter installations throughout the city including the AMI infrastructure. Project dates will be announced when they are finalized.

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.

200 S road project

200 South aerial showing upcoming roadwork

18" Water Line and Road Rehabilitation Segment 4

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

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. Site visits were conducted in April 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.
  • Design of the signal is nearly complete.
  • Construction dates to be announced.

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 complete. Startup/testing commenced on September 28.

East State Street Water Line

State Street
  • Water line replacement under roadway.
  • UDOT has obtained funding, the project will start in April 2023. City staff is working through design issues and coordinating with UDOT. Design of the waterline facilities is underway.
  • The road project includes some widening from 500 E to the east and into Pleasant Gove. UDOT will microsurface the road through the widened area and extending to 200 W.

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. UDOT PROJECTS
  2. Private Development

UDOT Construction Projects

Various locations in American Fork
  • UTA bus stop 720 E State St - plan for an upgraded bus stop. Dates TBA.
  • 700 N 100 E traffic signal - construction dates TBA.
  • State Street road widening - UDOT plans to widen US 89 (State Street) to three lanes of traffic in both directions from 500 E in American Fork to 220 South in Pleasant Grove. In addition to widening the road, the project will also add turning lanes at most intersections and buffered bicycle lanes along the corridor. The project will also improve drainage, pedestrian accesses, and improve the smoothness of the railroad crossing at 700 E in AF. Construction will begin in April 2023. More details at udot.utah.gov.

UDOT State Street Widening Project

UDOT State Street Widening Project

Completed Capital Projects

The following projects have been recently completed. For more information, contact info@americanfork.gov.

Completed in 2021
  • Water Line Replacement Segment 1 - 200 S Mill Pond Rd to 1-15
  • 850 E Road Rehabilitation - 850 E from 300 N to 575 N
  • 36" Water Line Replacement Segment 2 - Main Street from 200 E to 600 E, Caveman Blvd from Main St to 700 N
  • 300 N Road Rehabilitation - 300 N from 100 E to 300 E
  • 500 E Auto Mall Drive Signal
  • 1120 N Road Rehabilitation - 1120 N from 150 W to 100 E
  • Art Dye Roundabout - 550 E 1000 N
  • 100 E Water Line Improvements
  • Canyon Spring Line to Chlorinator - Cedar Hills Golf Course 10246 N Canyon Rd
  • Sewer Lining - several locations