41st Street and Western Avenue Intersection Improvements

Phasing Graphic

Progress Update 9/17/2020

  • Underground utilities are complete for the Phase 3. 
  • Grading and gravelling is currently being completed for Phase 3.  
  • Concrete paving is being completed on the south side of 41st Street, east of Western Avenue.  
  • The contractor will be working on paving the remaining work in Phase 3 over the next two weeks.

Progress Tracker

Phase 1A - North side of 41st Street and West side of Western Avenue

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Underground Utilities
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace curb and gutter
  5. Replace street surfacing
  6. Replace Sidewalk and Accessible Curb Ramps

Phase 1B - Western Avenue, north of 41st Street

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Underground Utilties
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace curb and gutter
  5. Replace street surfacing
  6. Replace Sidewalk and Accessible Curb Ramps

Phase 1C - Center Lane of 41st Street

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Underground Utilties
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace street surfacing
     

Phase 2 - South side of 41st Street

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Undergound Utilities
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace curb and gutter
  5. Replace street surfacing
  6. Replace Sidewalk and Accessible Curb Ramps

Phase 3 - East side of Western Avenue, south of 41st Street

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Undergound Utilities
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace curb and gutter
  5. Replace street surfacing
  6. Replace Sidewalk and Accessible Curb Ramps
  7. Install permanent striping
  8. Install permanent Traffic Signals

Commuter Route Information

  • Traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction through the intersection.
  • Access to local businesses will be maintained throughout construction.  
  • Intermittent closures of driveways are to be expected during construction

Project Overview

Contract Amount: $4,497,777.00

Completion Date: October 30, 2020

This project will reconstruct the intersection of 41st Street and Western Avenue.  Improvements include new water main, sanitary sewer repairs, storm drainage repairs, street and traffic signal improvements, new concrete street surfacing, curb and gutter, sidewalk, and accessible curb ramps.  Dedicated right and left turn lanes will be constructed to increase traffic capacity and improve safety.  

Contact Information

Project Manager
Josh VandenBos
jvandenbos@siouxfalls.org
605-367-8619 (office)

Consultant
HDR Engineering

Pat Dressen
patrick.dressen@hdrinc.com
605-359-3769 (mobile)

Contractor T&R Contracting Inc.