May 5-6, 2007
Here is a view of the asphalt section that had to be removed:
The loader end of the backhoe was able to lift pieces of the asphalt up in small to medium size pieces on this warm Saturday. I scored the white line with my circular saw equipped with a diamond cement-cutting blade to a depth of about 3/4". This was sufficient:
Here is a close up of the scored asphalt:
With the asphalt removed, I painted new digging guidelines:
First trench dug, over three feet deep, Sir, Inspector, Sir!
All trenches dug, checking trench bottoms with the water level:
Next: Trench Prep.