Construction Weekly

Welcome to the 2020 Construction Weekly!


The 2020 construction season is wrapping up!   The Construction Weekly is published weekly during the construction season and includes details about current construction projects happening throughout Anoka County.     Please subscribe to email notifications of these updates by using our Notify Me list.

 

Construction Update for the Week Ending November 20, 2020


2020 Construction Projects

CSAH 8 (Osborne Road) from Th 47 to Th 65 in the City of Fridley – This project, commonly referred to as a “road diet”, includes reconfiguring the corridor from a 4-lane section to a 3-lane section with pedestrian enhancements.
UPDATE - Last week, the contractor finished installing concrete flat work, but the bituminous paving was delayed due to various weather conditions.  This week, the contractor will install bituminous trail, mill bituminous pavement, install 3” of bituminous paving, install new signage and install pavement markings. 

CSAH 52 (Radisson Road) at Xylite Street in the City of Blaine – This project includes signalization and reconfiguration to accommodate additional width necessary for vehicle traffic. SRF Consulting Group is responsible for delivery. Construction is targeted for Fall 2020.
UPDATE – This project is on hold until early December due to the delivery of new signal steel. Once the signal steel arrives, it will be installed and the new signal will be operational.

Hornsby Street and Hwy 97 in the City of Columbus – this project is a realignment of Hornsby Street north of Highway 97, and includes a new signal system at the intersection.
UPDATE – Last week, the contractor finished removing unsuitable material, installed sand and class 5 gravel, and prepped the new drive lanes for paving. This week, the contractor will install bituminous pavement east of Hornsby Street on the south side of Hwy 97. Weather permitting, during the week of November 23, pavement markings will be installed and the new signal at Hornsby Street will be in operation.








2020 Completed Construction Projects

CSAH 1 (Coon Rapids Boulevard) - this project is being led by the City of Coon Rapids and is in conjunction with the City of Coon Rapids Redevelopment east of Egret Boulevard to the Coon Rapids Boulevard / East River Road split.
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with landscaping to be completed next spring.   Please see the City of Coon Rapids website for more information: https://www.coonrapidsmn.gov/CivicSend/ViewMessage/message/110813


CSAH 14 (Main Street) from CSAH 9 (Round Lake Boulevard) to Highway 10;
CSAH 9 (Round Lake Boulevard) from CSAH 14 (Main Street) to Highway 10; and 
CSAH 116 (Bunker Lake Boulevard) from CSAH 9 (Round Lake Boulevard) to CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard) - This project is a pavement micro-surfacing project where a thin layer of bituminous is constructed over the top of the existing pavement surface to fill in rutting, depressions, irregularities and other pavement surface deformities, in order to improve the smoothness and performance of the roadway longevity. After completion the roadway surfacing, the pavement messages and lines will be repainted.
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor city utilities to uncover.


CSAH 14 (Main Street/125th Avenue) from Aberdeen Street to CSAH 52 (Radisson Road) in the City of Blaine - This project includes the reconstruction of the existing 4-lane undivided roadway section to include raised concrete median channelization, curb and gutter, associated drainage and ponding improvements, and pedestrian accommodations.
UPDATE – This project is substantially comment with minor punch list items.


CSAH 17 (Lexington Avenue) & Woodland Parkway Intersection signalization in the City of Blaine - The purpose of this project is to provide a new signal at CSAH 17 (Lexington Avenue) & Woodland Parkway.
UPDATE – This project is complete.


CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard) from Jay Street/139th Avenue to CSAH 18 (Crosstown Boulevard) in the City of Andover - The purpose of this project is to expand CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard) between Jay Street/139th Avenue and CSAH 18 (Crosstown Blvd) to a 4-lane divided roadway.   The work in 2020 will encompass the intersection of CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard) and CSAH 18 (Crosstown Boulevard).
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.


CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard) from CSAH 11 (Northdale Boulevard) to CSAH 14 (Main Street) in the City of Coon Rapids - This project includes the reconstruction of Hanson Boulevard between Northdale Boulevard and Main Street.  The reconstruction will include the installation of raised medians and turn lanes.  It will also incorporate the replacement of the signal system at 121st Avenue.
UPDATE
 – This project is substantially complete with minor punch list items to complete.


CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard) Railroad Bridge Overpass Project in the City of Coon Rapids - This project will grade separate CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard), an existing four-lane divided roadway, over the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) railroad.
UPDATE –  This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.



Completed 2020 County Wide Maintenance and Resurfacing Projects

CSAH 1 (Coon Rapids Boulevard) from 111th Ave NW to 600’ East of CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard)
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.


CSAH 9 (Round Lake Boulevard) from Highway 10 to CSAH 116 (Bunker Lake Boulevard)
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.


CSAH 14 (Main Street) from Highway 10 to CSAH 18 (Coon Creek Boulevard), in the City of Coon Rapids
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.


CSAH 60 (Constance Boulevard) from Trunk Highway 65 to East Lake Netta Drive
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.


CR 65 (Baugh Street) from CSAH 22 (Viking Boulevard) to CSAH 5 (Nowthen Boulevard)
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.


CR 72 (Verdin Street) from North County Line to CR 24 (237th Avenue)
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.


CSAH 76 (Fawn Lake Boulevard) from CSAH 85 (Typo Creek Drive) to CSAH 36 (Rutgers Street)
UPDATE – This project is substantially complete with minor clean-up yet to be done.