Street Construction News

Pavement Repairs - Minnesota Avenue
from 22nd Street to 18th Street

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, Phase Four work will begin for the South Minnesota Avenue Pavement Rehabilitation Project from 22nd Street to 18th Street.

In Phase Four, the southbound and center turn lanes will be closed between 22nd Street and 18th Street. Traffic will be maintained in the northbound lanes with traffic reduced to one lane in each direction.

This work will consist of pavement patching and sidewalk radius reconstruction to meet current ADA requirements. Work also included will be storm sewer repairs, water utility repairs, sanitary sewer repairs, and installation of new street lights.

Phase Four work is anticipated to be complete in approximately three weeks.

Overall project final completion is anticipated by mid-November.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.

Road Closure – Westport Avenue

Beginning on Tuesday morning, October 31, 2017, North Westport Avenue will be closed to through traffic between West 54th Street North and West 60th Street North. Traffic will be detoured on West 54th Street North and North Northview Avenue.

605 Companies Inc. will be making new utility connections.

This work is anticipated to be complete by the end of the day on November 2, 2017.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.