Street Construction News
Downtown Street Closures
Beginning on Sunday, September 9, 2018, at 8 p.m., the following areas of downtown will be closed to traffic:
• Phillips Avenue will be closed from Ninth Street to 13th Street
• Intersection of Fifth Street and Phillips Avenue
• Intersection of Sixth Street & First Avenue
Dakota Traffic Services will be installing pavement markings and is anticipated to be complete by 6:30 a.m. on September 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.
Phillips Avenue Construction
Beginning on Monday, September 10, 2018, northbound and southbound traffic on Phillips Avenue between Ninth Street and Tenth Street will alternately be closed to allow construction crews to install new accessible curb ramps.
While northbound Phillips Avenue is closed, southbound traffic will be maintained. Alternately, while southbound Phillips Avenue is closed, northbound traffic will be maintained. Motorists should use either Main Avenue or Dakota Avenue as alternate routes during these closures.
Pedestrian traffic will be minimally impacted and the work is expected to be completed within one week with favorable weather conditions.
Also, beginning on Monday, September 10, 2018, construction crews will be working on South Phillips Avenue at the intersection of 12th Street. Work will consist of curb and gutter repairs with adjacent sidewalk repairs. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained at all times during construction.
Work is expected to be completed within one week with favorable weather conditions.
Drivers are urged to use caution and reduce their speed while travelling near the construction area and may want to consider an alternate routes.