J.M Wilkerson Construction Co., Inc. was selected as the general contractor for a new pedestrian bike/plaza located adjacent to Ponce City Market, located in Atlanta, GA.
The project was a unit price bid for a pedestrian/bike plaza, approximately ¾ acres, developed in the eastside corridor of the Atlanta Beltline, between North Avenue and Ponce de Leon. The plaza was paved with granite pavers, pervious concrete pavement, concrete sidewalks, & granite curbs to provide a public space for users of the Beltline. It also included minor site demolition & clearing, erosion control, grading, bio-retention area with associated piping, storm drainage piping & structures, hardscape/concrete flatwork, retaining walls, stainless steel safety railing w/ mesh infill, site furnishings, site lighting, and landscaping.
The hardscape/site improvement scope included granite pavers, granite curb, concrete sidewalk/pavement, pervious concrete pavement, paver edging, concrete weir-wall with granite veneer, benches, trash receptacles, etc.
This project was constructed in accordance with the Davis-Bacon Wage Decision No. GA140009 1/03/2014 and other prevailing wage requirements as well as in accordance with GDOT.
2016 AGC Build Georgia Awards First Place/Best Sustainable Building Practices