Lewis Avenue and Walnut Street Utility Improvements

Project Update 10/22/2021 

  • The project is substantially complete and open to traffic. 
  • Minor cleanup and punchlist items remain. 
  • This will be the last update for this project.

Commuter Route Information: 

  • Lewis Avenue and Walnut Street are open to traffic.

Project Milestones

St. Paul Avenue:

  1. Asphalt Removal
  2. Remove and replace sanitary sewer
  3. Grading/Gravel
  4. Asphalt Paving
  5. Topsoil and seed

Lewis Avenue:

  1. Asphalt/Curb & Gutter removal
  2. Remove and replace sanitary sewer
  3. Remove and replace water main
  4. Grading/Gravel
  5. Concrete Curb & Gutter
  6. Asphalt Pavement
  7. Topsoil and seed

Walnut Street:

  1. Asphalt/Curb & Gutter removal
  2. Remove and replace sanitary sewer
  3. Remove and replace water main
  4. Grading/Gravel
  5. Concrete Curb & Gutter
  6. Asphalt Pavement
  7. Topsoil and seed

Project Overview

Completion Date:

Late September, 2021

Contract Amount: 

$879,848.38

Project Summary:

This project will reconstruct Lewis Avenue from Spruce Street to Russell Street, and Walnut Street from Lewis Ave to St. Paul Ave due to the deteriorated condition of the underground utilities. Improvements include new water main, sanitary sewer, and asphalt surfacing. The project will also include sanitary sewer replacement in St. Paul Ave from Walnut Street to Mulberry Street.
The City will also be performing a mill and overlay of the remaining streets in the neighborhood. Additional details regarding this project can be found at the link below.

Contact Information

City of Sioux Falls
Vish Nellore
vnellore@siouxfalls.org
(605) 367-8643

Consultant Name:

Burns & McDonnell
Luke Rodig
larodig@burnsmcd.com 
(605) 271-4097

Contractor Name:

ASCO