Street Construction News

Street Closure – Second Street

Beginning on Monday morning, May 7, 2018, West Second Street will be closed between North Main Avenue and North Phillips Avenue.

Soukup Construction will be performing utility work.

This work is anticipated to be complete by the end of day on Monday, May 14, 2018.

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

Street Closures –
Cathy Avenue and Gateway Boulevard

Beginning on Monday, May 7, 2018, as part of the South Terry Avenue and West 43rd Street Drainage Improvements project, Cathy Avenue from 43rd Street to Heritage Place and Gateway Boulevard beginning at Terry Avenue and through Gateway Lane will be closed to all traffic.

Work will include resurfacing and underground utility improvements.

This work is anticipated to be complete on Cathy Avenue by the end of June 2018, and by the middle of July 2018, on Gateway Avenue

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

Sixth Street Closure -
between the Big Sioux River and Weber Avenue

Beginning on Monday, May 7, 2018, East Sixth Street will be closed between the Big Sioux River and North Weber Avenue. Contractors will be removing the old railroad tracks crossing Sixth Street.

Traffic will be detoured to Eighth Street via Weber Avenue and Phillips Avenue

The work is anticipated to be complete by Friday, May 11, 2018.

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

Sanitary Sewer Repairs –
Cynthia Drive, Joliet Avenue, and Hillview Road

Beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, May 7, 2018, sanitary sewer repairs will be performed on East Cynthia Drive, South Joliet Avenue between East 18th Street and East Cynthia Drive, and South Hillview Road between East 18th Street and East 22nd Street.

The streets will remain open but through traffic will be limited to one lane at times, with no on street parking near the work zones.

Weather permitting this work is anticipated to take fourteen days.

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

Lane Closures - North Cliff Avenue

Beginning on Monday, May 7, 2018, the inside northbound and southbound lanes and the center turn lane of Cliff Avenue will be closed at the bridge over the Big Sioux River. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction.

Repairs to the bridge approach will be performed.

The work is anticipated to be completed by May 18, 2018.

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

Rotary Park Bike Path Detour

Beginning on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, construction crews will begin the construction of the new pedestrian bridge that will cross the Big Sioux River at Rotary Park. This bridge will eventually connect the existing Rotary Park with the newly constructed area on the west side of the river.

In order to allow the contractor a safe work zone, the existing bike trail will be detoured. The short detour path will be an asphalt paved surface that will run next to the Rotary Park parking lot.

This work is anticipated to be complete in September.

Bike trail users are urged to use caution while traveling near the construction area.

Street Closure – 12th Street

Beginning on Tuesday morning, May 8, 2018, West 12th Street will be closed between South Main Avenue and South Phillips Avenue.

Ron Johnson Construction will be performing concrete work.

This work is anticipated to be complete by the end of day on May 10, 2018.

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 – South Townsley Avenue

Beginning on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, South Townsley Avenue will be closed between west 85th Street and West 90th Street. Traffic will be detoured.

Signature Companies will be performing utility work.

This work is antipated to be complete by the end of day on May 10, 2018.

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

Lane Closure – Granite Lane

Beginning on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, southbound lane of North Granite Lane will be closed from 300 feet south of North Granite Court to the south approximately 200 feet.

Northbound and southbound traffic will be alternated using the northbound lane.

Runge Construction will be performing utility work.

This work is anticipated to be complete by the end of day on May 15, 2018.

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