Construction Weekly

Welcome to the 2019 Construction Weekly!


Another construction season is well underway!   The Construction Weekly is published weekly, usually on Fridays, during the construction season, and includes details about current construction projects happening throughout Anoka County.    You can subscribe to email notification of these updates by using our Notify Me list.

 

Construction Update for The Week of October 18, 2019


2019 Construction Projects

Hanson Boulevard (CSAH 78) Railroad Bridge Overpass Project in the City of Coon Rapids
UPDATE – Hanson Boulevard, from 106th Avenue to 108th Lane, was closed to through traffic on March 4th.    This will remain closed until November of 2019. The concrete bridge deck was poured this past week on the railroad bridge.  The deck will need 5 to 7 days of curing prior to any work being continued on it.  The abutment walls of the 108th Avenue bridge were also completed this past week. Crews have scheduled bridge beams to be placed on this bridge on Wednesday, October 23rd.  Retaining wall construction continues at various locations between the bridges and north of the 108th Avenue bridge.  Sand fill delivery will continue as the retaining walls are constructed.


Hanson Boulevard (CSAH 78) from Jay Street/139th Avenue to Crosstown Boulevard (CSAH 18) in the City of Andover
UPDATE –
This past week, various asphalt patching took place along newly placed concrete curb & gutter locations.  Crews also installed traffic signal detectors in newly constructed turn lane locations.  The final layer of asphalt has been rescheduled to take place during the week of October 21st.  Minor traffic delays should be expected while paving operations are in operation.


Lexington Avenue (CSAH 17) & Woodland Parkway Intersection signalization in the City of Blaine
UPDATE
– Signal base installation is currently postponed, with no scheduled date given at this time.  




2019 County Wide Overlay Projects

Lake George Boulevard (CSAH 9) between Viking Boulevard (CSAH 22) and 600 feet south of Bridge Street (SCAH 24) in the City of Oak Grove
UPDATE – 
Permanent roadway striping and roadway signage installation was completed this past week.  Mailbox installation is scheduled for Saturday, October 19th.


Northdale Boulevard (CSAH 11) from 600 feet west of Eagle Street NW to Unity Street NW in the City of Coon Rapids
UPDATE –
Reclaiming on the east and west ends of the project took place this past week.  This was followed by the placement of the first layer of asphalt on these ends.  Crews are scheduled for asphalt paving on Saturday, October 19th and Monday, October 21st.  Turf restoration, permanent roadway sign installation and striping will take place during the week of October 21st.


7th Avenue NW (CSAH 7) from 600 feet north of Valley Drive (CR 58) to 800 feet south of 165th Avenue (CR 158) in the City of Andover
UPDATE –
The final layer of asphalt was delayed from paving last week but was completed this past week.  Entrance paving, gravel shouldering and permanent striping will follow, with all work expected to be completed by Friday, October 18th.



Completed Overlay Projects

Main Street (CSAH 102) between 44th Avenue (CSAH 2) and 57th Avenue in the City of Fridley
UPDATECOMPLETED

49th Avenue (CR 104) between Main Street (CSAH 102) and TH 47 in the City of Fridley
UPDATECOMPLETED

Birch Street (CSAH 34) from Deerwood Lane to Centerville Road (CSAH 21) in the City of Lino Lakes
UPDATE – 
COMPLETED


Kettle River Boulevard NE (CR 62) from Broadway Avenue (CSAH 18) to the East County Line in the City of Columbus
UPDATE –
COMPLETED

Main Street (CSAH 14) at Wargo Nature Center in the City of Lino Lakes
UPDATE –
COMPLETED

Greenbrook Drive NE (CR 68) from Crosstown Boulevard NE (CSAH 18) to Viking Boulevard NE (CSAH 22) in the Cities of East Bethel and Ham Lake
UPDATE – 
COMPLETED

Coon Rapids Boulevard (CSAH 10) between the TH 47 ON & OFF Ramps in the City of Coon Rapids
UPDATE –
COMPLETED

49th Avenue (CSAH 4) from T.H. 47 to Jackson Street NE in the Cities of Columbia Heights & Fridley
UPDATE –
COMPLETED

Cedar Drive NW (CSAH 13) between the BNSF RxR Tracks and 229th Avenue NW (CR 103) in the City of Oak Grove
UPDATE –
COMPLETED


Completed Construction Projects

125th Avenue NE (CSAH 14) from east of Lexington Avenue to Lever Street in the City of Blaine
UPDATE - COMPLETED

Cedar Drive (CSAH 13) Bridge #02518 Replacement in the City of Oak Grove
UPDATE – 
COMPLETED  

Broadway Avenue NE (CSAH 18) from Potomac Street NE (CR 19) to Kettle River Boulevard (CSAH 62) in the City of Columbus
UPDATE – COMPLETED

Lake Drive (CSAH 23) Roundabout Construction from 700’ east of Zurich St. NE to 300’ west of the SB I 35 ramps in the City of Columbus
UPDATE – 
COMPLETED

Freeway Drive West (CSAH 54) from Running Aces Harness Track to Lake Drive (CSAH 23) in the City of Columbus
UPDATE – COMPLETED


Lexington Avenue (CSAH 17) & Broadway Avenue (CSAH 18) Intersection signalization in the Cities of Ham Lake and Columbus
UPDATE – COMPLETED


Cedar Drive (CSAH 13) Bridge #02518 Replacement in the City of Oak Grove
UPDATE – COMPLETED