57th Street Improvements- Western Avenue to Minnesota Avenue

57th overview

Project Update 9/25/2020

  • Work on the south side of 57th Street is continuing with new concrete curb, sidewalk and ADA accessible sidewalk ramps. 
  • The existing asphalt has been milled, and asphalt paving has begun.

Project Milestones

Phase 1a

  1. Lane Widening-South Side of 57th Street

Phase 1b-North Side

  1. Pavement removals between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River
  2. Water main installation between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River
  3. Grading and gravel work between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River 
  4. Concrete work between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River
  5. Asphalt paving between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River
  6. Curb and gutter improvements between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  7. Sidewalk installation and ADA accessibility improvements between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  8. Street milling between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  9. Full depth crack repair between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  10. Asphalt overlay between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue

Phase 2-South Side

  1. Pavement removals between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River
  2. Grading and gravel work between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River
  3. Concrete work between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River
  4. Asphalt paving between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River
  5. Curb and gutter improvements between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  6. Sidewalk installation and ADA accessibility improvements between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  7. Street milling between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  8. Full depth crack repair between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  9. Asphalt overlay between Western Avenue and Minnesota Avenue
  10. Lighting Replacement
  11. Striping
  12. Site restoration and Cleanup
     

Commuter Route Information

  • 57th Street is reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction. 
  • Access to the side streets may be closed periodically when work is occurring at those locations. 
  • These accesses will remain open as much as possible as the work progresses.

Project Overview

Completion Date:

September 3, 2020

Contract Amount: 

$1,698,786.56

Project Summary:

This project will consist of curb and gutter repairs, accessible curb ramp improvements, an asphalt mill and overlay between Minnesota Avenue and Western Avenue, and complete street reconstruction between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River. The project is being completed due to the poor condition of the existing street surface.  The segment between Batcheller Lane and the entrance to Georgetown on the River is being reconstructed to help improve site distance in this area.

Contact Infomation

City of Sioux Falls
Tim Krueger
tkrueger@siouxfalls.org
605-367-8615

Consultant Name:

KLJ, Inc. 
Jon Heck
Jon.heck@kljeng.com
605-444-1871

Contractor Name:

Black-Top Paving