Lewis Avenue and Walnut Street Utility Improvements

Project Update 2/26/2021 

Commuter Route Information: 

  • Lewis Avenue will be closed from Spruce Street to Russell Street during construction.
  • Walnut Street will be closed from Lewis Avenue to St. Paul Avenue during construction.
  • St. Paul Avenue will be closed from Walnut Street to Mulberry Street during construction.
  • St. Paul Avenue work will be complete and the street opened by the end of May.

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:

September 2021

Contract Amount: 

TBD

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
Allyn Brummel
abrummel@siouxfalls.org 
(605) 367-8648

Consultant Name:

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

Contractor Name:

TBD