Street Construction News

Lane Closure – Second Avenue

Beginning on Monday, April 16, 2018, the outside northbound and southbound lanes as well as parking areas will be closed on South Second Avenue between East 11th Street and East14th Street. Triple R Paving will be performing concrete curb & gutter repairs and upgrading the ADA ramps in this area.

At a minimum, one northbound through lane and one southbound through lane will remain open at all times. Some parking near the post office will remain available with additional parking located on 12th Street.

This work is anticipated to be complete by the end of April 2018.

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

Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue Bridge

Beginning on Monday, April 16, the North Minnesota Avenue Bridge between East Benson Road and East 60th Street North will be reduced to one lane with a traffic signal controlling traffic.

The approach slabs will be replaced to create a smoother ride for the public. Deck repairs and other miscellaneous repairs will also be completed.

This work is anticipated to be complete by mid-June 2018.

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

Street and Intersection Closures – Ninth Street and Wayland Avenue

Beginning on Monday, April 16, 2018, East Ninth Street between South Wayland Avenue and South Blauvelt Avenue, and Wayland Avenue between Ninth Street and Tenth Street as well as the intersections will be closed to allow crews to reconstruct the street. Traffic on Tenth Street will not be impacted.

Improvements will include upgrading the water main and sanitary sewer, accessible curb ramps, and asphalt surfacing.

This work is anticipated to be complete by early June 2018.

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

Minnesota Avenue Pavement Repairs - Fire Station Three at 37th Street

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. Monday, April 16, 2018, northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane to replace the driveway approach for Fire Station Three located at South Minnesota Avenue and West 37th Street.

Work will include the removal and replacement of the concrete driveway approach.  Also, the sidewalk will be replaced from the driveway south to 37th Street

This work is anticipated to be complete in 25 working days.

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

Street Closure – 85th Street between Louise Avenue and Tuscan Club Circle

Beginning on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, West 85th Street will be closed between South Louise Avenue and South Tuscan Club Circle. This project will include the widening of 85th Street and the installation of storm sewer, roadway lighting, and signal systems. The new roadway will have four driving lanes with a raised center median. New curb ramps will be installed at the intersection of 85th Street and Louise Avenue and new signals will be installed at the intersection of 90th Street and Louise and 85th Street and Hughes Avenue.

Traffic will be detoured on 77th Street via Louise Avenue and Beal Avenue.

This work is anticipated to be complete by the end of August 2018.

Drivers are urged to use caution and reduced speeds while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider alternate routes.