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Current & Future Projects

updated: Thursday, September 18, 2014

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  • Hennepin County will be sealing cracks in the roadway along Minnetonka Boulevard and Excelsior Boulevard beginning Thursday, Sept. 18. This will include single lane closures. The areas will be marked and traffic control will be on site, but expect some delays. The area of Minnetonka Boulevard effected will be from Wyoming Avenue to Highway 169. The work on Excelsior Boulevard will be between Louisiana Avenue and Blake Road.



Recently Completed Projects

updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014

2013 Projects

2012 Projects



Construction Bids

updated: Friday, July 18, 2014

As required by state law, the City of St. Louis Parks Engineering Department uses the competitive-bidding process for certain contracts estimated to cost over $100,000. Generally, the competitive-bidding process involves publication of an advertisement to solicit sealed bids and an award of the contract to the "lowest responsible bidder"...


2013 Local Street Rehabilitation

updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014

The city awarded the 2013 Local Street Rehabilitation Project to Astech Construction. Construction for this project has been substantially completed with only minor repair items, site cleanup, and final acceptance of the turf establishment remaining. The method of turf restoration that was used is called hydroseeding. Hydroseeding is a process by which...


2013 MSA Street Rehabiliation - Parkdale Drive

updated: Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The project will be constructed under traffic. However, there may be temporary nighttime closures. Motorists will be guided through the work zone during the periods of temporary lane closures. Temporary traffic lane closures will occur next to work areas resulting in single lane traffic in each direction. Access to driveway entrances and intersections...


2013 Street Sealcoating

updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014

This year’s sealcoat project covered the southwest portion of the city, including the Aquila, Minnehaha, and Cobblecrest Neighborhoods (see map). The contractor finished the sealcoating operations on Wednesday, August 7 and the city has completed the final sweeping operations. The city has completed a temporary restoration of the Gorham...


2013-14 Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation - Local Streets

updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The city is undertaking a project to rehabilitate the sanitary sewer pipe that is located beneath selected streets in the Oak Hill, Cedar Manor and Lenox Neighborhoods. Our contractor, Visu-Sewer Incorporated, will begin the rehabilitation work the week of April 14, 2014. In March, the contractor performed preliminary work cleaning the sewer pipe in...


2014 Pavement Management

updated: Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The first layer of pavement was scheduled to be placed on Tuesday, Sept. 16. The vast majority of the area received pavement, however the majority of Mackey Avenue did not. We apologize for the change in schedule. A unforeseen issue arose with the paving operation that prevented the work from being completed before the end of the day. Our...


CSAH 25 Resurfacing (France Avenue to Hwy 100)

updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Hennepin County will be performing a mill and overlay (resurfacing) of CSAH 25 between Highway 100 and France Avenue. Essentially, the existing pavement surface will be removed and replaced. CenterPoint Energy or other utility companies may be performing underground utility work prior to the paving operation. Expect periodic lane closures...


Elmwood Neighborhood Traffic Issues

updated: Thursday, September 18, 2014

These improvements include removal of center islands, replacing the signal cabinet, remove and replace signal poles, remove and replace intersection islands and signal optimization. The new signal would include protected- permitted left turn phasing on all approaches (with the potential for flashing yellow arrow) and improving overall intersection...


France Avenue Pedestrian Improvements 26th Street to 22nd Street

updated: Monday, May 12, 2014

The city is planning improvements along France Avenue from 26th Street up to 22nd Street in Minneapolis. This work includes a 6 foot boulevard style concrete sidewalk on the west side of France Avenue from 26th Street to 22nd Street, roadway narrowing along the west side, lane narrowing for north and south bound traffic, narrow striped shoulders...


Highway 100 Reconstruction

updated: Friday, September 19, 2014

This is a multi-year project that will be completed in the fall of 2016. The estimated cost is $60 million. In conjunction with the road work, the city will be replacing the water, sanitary and storm utilities that cross under Highway 100 within the project limits. The city’s share of the project cost is approximately $3,000,000. MnDOT will...


Highway 169 Noise Wall

updated: Monday, September 15, 2014

Motorists traveling northbound on Highway 169 between 16th Street and Wayzata Boulevard in St. Louis Park will encounter construction activity beginning Sept. 15.

Crews will begin constructing a new noise wall along the east side of northbound Highway 169. The project is scheduled to be completed in late October, weather permitting.

Motorists can expect daytime right lane closures on northbound Highway 169 periodically throughout the project, and Highway 169 access to and from 16th Street also will temporarily close for the duration of the project.

For more information on the MnDot project, visit www.dot.state.mn.us/metro/projects/hwy169stlouispark/index.html.
 



Highway 7 & Louisiana Avenue Interchange

updated: Monday, September 08, 2014

The project includes the construction of a grade-separated interchange at the Highway 7/Louisiana Avenue intersection. These improvements will improve access, safety and operations for a number of modes of transportation including vehicles, pedestrians, bicycles, transit and freight. The proposed project consists of a tight diamond interchange configuration...


Ottawa Avenue Mill and Overlay

updated: Wednesday, September 03, 2014

The city’s Public Works division staff will complete a mill and overlay of this street that will include grinding all or a portion of the existing surface off the roadway and replacing it with a new blacktop driving surface. The life of this maintenance work is expected to be between five and 10 years, and will be funded using the city&rsquo...


Park Center Blvd Traffic Signal

updated: Thursday, August 28, 2014

Current Status
This project has been completed. If you have any questions or comments about the project please contact the Engineering Department.

Project Description

A traffic signal will be installed on Park Center Boulevard just south of 36th Street at the Target Store and Park Summit entrances. The signal will consolidate the east entrance to the Target Store and the entrance into the new Park Summit development, now under construction. 

The construction will be completed in five phases to maintain access to the businesses along Park Center Boulevard. The project is expected to be completed late this fall.

Contact
Jack Sullivan | Senior Engineering Project Manager
City Hall | 5005 Minnetonka Blvd. | St. Louis Park, MN 55416
P: (952) 924-2691 | F: (952) 924-2662 | jsullivan@stlouispark.org



Pennsylvania Avenue Street Improvements

updated: Monday, September 08, 2014

Pennsylvania Avenue, between Wayzata Boulevard and Franklin Avenue, is being reconstructed this year. This project includes the replacement of water main, curb and gutter, and pavement. The street is on the city’s Municipal State Aid (MSA) system. The majority of the street is 32 feet wide. MSA standards require that on-street parking be limited...


Random Concrete Repairs

updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Current Status
The contractor has completed all work associated with the 2013 project along with additional repairs associated with this summer’s storm damage. This project has been completed. If you have any questions or comments about the project, please contact the Engineering Department.

Project Description
This work involved the replacement of defective curbing, sidewalk and storm sewer catch basins in next year’s sealcoat area. The majority of the work this year is in the Lenox, Creekside and Brookside Neighborhoods.

Contact
Kyle Johnson | Engineering Project Manager
City Hall | 5005 Minnetonka Blvd. | St. Louis Park, MN 55416
P: (612) 756-4339 | kjohnson@stlouispark.org



Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation Regional

The Metropolitan Council is in the process of replacing and rehabilitating a regional sanitary sewer (force main) referred to as the Hopkins Interceptor. This sewer pipe extends across the entire length of the City of St. Louis Park from Hopkins to Minneapolis, and generally follows an alignment along the south frontage road of Highway 7, and Lake...


Water Tower No. 3 Re-Coating

updated: Monday, July 07, 2014

Current Status
This project has been completed. If you have any questions or comments about the project, please contact the Engineering Department.

Project Description
Water Tower No. 3, located in Elie Park, just off the intersection of 34 ½ Street and Wyoming Avenue. The project will include re-coating both the inside and outside surfaces of the tank, along with minor structural repairs and preparation prior to the actual coating work itself. Work is expected to be completed in October of 2013.

Resources
07-22-2013 Residential Notification Letter

Contact
Kyle Johnson | Engineering Project Manager
City Hall | 5005 Minnetonka Blvd. | St. Louis Park, MN 55416
P: (612) 756-4339 | kjohnson@stlouispark.org



Hennepin County Construction Projects

updated: Monday, June 30, 2014

Visit the Hennepin County website to learn about county roadway construction projects.



MnDOT Construction Projects

updated: Monday, June 30, 2014

Visit the Minnesota Department of Transportation's website to learn about highway construction projects.



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Engineering Department
5005 Minnetonka Blvd.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Phone: (952) 924-2656 Email: info@stlouispark.org