2020 Road Construction Updates

Construction Update for the Week of May 3, 2020

2020 Street Renewal Project (SRP)


2020 Monroe Area Street Renewal Project 

The contractor for this project is Kuechle Underground, Inc. from Kimball, Minnesota. The full time project inspector for the project is Dave St. Dennis. Please contact Dave during working hours to answer any questions about the project and schedule. Dave can be reached at (612) 221-3767 or email Dave St. Dennis 

The contractor is on hold for the streetscaping/landscaping on the project until Forth Avenue is ready. As the contractor continues to work on 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Avenue, they will continue to use signage at the ends of the streets indicating if on street parking is allowed or not.

parking sign  no parking sign                                                

The contractor has finished installing the sidewalk along 3rd Avenue and Monroe Street from 1st Avenue to 3rd Avenue.

The contractor will be installing the curb & gutter on 4th Avenue and the Alley way between 4th Avenue and 5th Avenue within the next week. Pavement will follow once the concrete is cured.


2020 Bob Ehlen Area Street Renewal Project (SRP)

The contractor for this project is Kuechle Underground, Inc. from Kimball, Minnesota. The full time project inspector for the project is Andy Evans. Please contact Andy during working hours to answer any questions about the project and schedule. Andy can be reached at (612) 716-3788 or email Andy Evans.

The contractor is on-site installing the underground utilities on Harrison Street, Polk Street and 8th Avenue. Bob Ehlen Drive has been reclaimed and underground utility work will follow.

2020 Street Surface Improvement Project (SSIP)

The contractor for this project is Douglas-Kerr Underground LLC from Mora, Minnesota. The full time project inspector for the project is Joe St. Dennis. Please contact Joe during working hours to answer any questions about the project and schedule. Joe can be reached at (612) 562-3298 or email Joe St. Dennis.

Phase 1 of the project includes the roads east of 8th Lane (9th Avenue, 9th Lane, 10th Avenue, 10th Lane, 10th Avenue, 40th Lane & 38th Lane). The contractor is currently raising the iron in preparation of the final lift of asphalt.

Phase 2 of the project includes the roads west of 9th Avenue (8th Avenue, 8th Lane, 38 Lane, 40th Lane & 41st Avenue). The contractor is currently grading the gravel in on phase 2 in preparation for the first lift of pavement.

Phase 3 of the project includes Cutters Grove Avenue, Cutters Lane, Yellowstone Boulevard, Church Street Porter Avenue, and Park Street. The contractor has placed the final lift of pavement on phase 3.

Road Work Ahead