clearing and grubbing


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clearing and grubbing

The stage of development in which vegetation is cleared from land (clearing) and a root rake or similar device employed to remove roots remaining in the soil (grubbing).The next stage is cutting and filling.

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The modifications were reducing the speed limit to 35 mph instead of 45 mph, decreasing the heaviness of the asphalt, placing modifiers in the asphalt to increase stiffness and getting the Hamilton County Road Department to do the clearing and grubbing work.
In addition, the project will include required clearing and grubbing of the fence line along with 4 double swing gates.
Major items of work include clearing and grubbing, earthwork, base construction, paving, minor curb and sidewalk areas and new signs and pavement markings.
Tenders are invited for Option 1: Approx 50,820 CY of drain cleanout; 1 LS of traffic control; 800 LF of 12" fiber rolls; 1 LS of clearing and grubbing.
Tenders are invited for Clearing and grubbing, traffic control, utility coordination, construction of approx.