Construction Weekly

Welcome to the 2018 Construction Weekly!


These updates are published weekly during the construction season, with details about construction projects throughout Anoka County. Subscribe to email notification of these updates by using our Notify Me list.

 

Construction Update for October 13, 2018


Hanson Boulevard (CSAH 78) Railroad Bridge Overpass Project in the City of Coon Rapids
UPDATE – Utility crews continue with relocation activities for private utilities. This work will continue through the fall season. Storm sewer installation on 106th Avenue was completed this past week. Water main installation work on 108th Avenue and 108th Lane, west of Hanson Boulevard was also completed this past week. For the week of October 15th, Hanson Boulevard will be closed starting on Wednesday, October 17th as crews will be installing sanitary manhole structures at the intersection of Hanson Boulevard and 108th Lane. This closure is scheduled to be in-place through Sunday, October 21st, with Hanson Boulevard scheduled to be re-opened by Monday, October 22nd.
NOTICE OF ROADWAY CLOSURES ON HANSON BOULEVARD PROJECT: 
As stated above, a closure of Hanson Boulevard for both directions of travel is being scheduled to begin October 17th and continue through Sunday, October 21st. The closure area will lie from a point directly north of 108th Avenue to just south of the Epiphany Church/school entrance. This closure is being coordinated with MEA weekend to avoid school bussing disruption. The purpose of the closure is to install two sanitary sewer structures near the intersection of Hanson Boulevard and 108th Lane NW. These structures are 23 feet deep in depth and will require the full width of Hanson Boulevard to provide a safe working area for sewer crews.


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 – Dirt crews completed constructing the roadway base as class 5 placement was finished this past Monday. Concrete crews have also begun placing concrete curb and concrete flatwork in the roundabout. Concrete curb & gutter placement will continue into the early portion of the upcoming week. If weather conditions remain favorable, asphalt paving may begin by Friday, October 19th.

Main Street (CSAH 14) Bridge Joint Replacement Project from 1000 feet east of Coon Creek Boulevard to a point approximately 0.25 miles east in the City of Coon Rapids
UPDATE – Crews have completed the removal of the bridge joints on the south side of the bridge deck (eastbound lanes) during this past week. Concrete crews will begin setting concrete forms yet this week, with concrete scheduled to be place on Wednesday, October 17th. This pour will be approximately 250 cubic yards in volume and will complete all replaced bridge joints. As with the previous stage of construction, traffic will continue operate in a single lane configuration in each direction. This work is scheduled to be completed by early November 2018.

East Main Street (CSAH 14) Signal Replacement & Roadway Rehabilitation Project from 7th Avenue (CSAH 7) to Round Lake Boulevard NW (CSAH 9) in the Cities of Anoka and Coon Rapids
UPDATE – Modifications to the existing signal system at the intersection of East Main Street and Round Lake Boulevard was completed during the evening hours on Thursday, October 11th. This completes the requirements for this project.


Completed Construction Projects

125th Avenue NE (CSAH 14) from Opal Street to 4th Avenue in the Cities of Blaine and Lino Lakes
UPDATE - 
Completed

Bunker Lake Boulevard (CSAH 116) from Crane Street NW to 500 feet east of Van Buren Street NE in the Cities of Andover and Ham Lake
UPDATE - Completed

East River Road (CSAH 1) & Mississippi Street (CSAH 6) Signal Replacement and Modification in the City of Fridley 
UPDATE - Completed

Foley Blvd (CSAH 11) from Egret Blvd to Northdale Blvd (CSAH 12) in the City of Coon Rapids
UPDATE - Completed

Lake Drive (CSAH 23) Frontage Road Improvement Project from Hamline Avenue North to Village Parkway in the Cities of Circle Pines and Lexington 
UPDATE – Completed


2018 County Wide Overlay Program


CR 140 – 80TH Street East from 20th Avenue (CSAH 54) to the east County line in the City of Lino Lakes
UPDATE
– Minor items remain to be completed such as corrective paving action on the east end of the project, hydro-mulch in berm areas and some sign installation.


Completed Overlay Projects

CSAH 1 – East River Road NE from Charles Street NE to Rice Creek Way NE in the City of Fridley 
UPDATE - Completed

CSAH 7 – Roanoke Street NW from 1100 feet north of 165th Avenue NW to the Rum River Bridge in the City of Andover
UPDATE – Completed

CSAH 10 – County Road 10 NE from Cottagewood Terrace NE to Arthur Street NE in the City of Spring Lake Park
UPDATE
– Completed

CSAH 11– Foley Boulevard from East River Road (CSAH 1) to Coon Rapids Boulevard (CSAH 3) in the City of Coon Rapids
UPDATE – Completed

CSAH 11 - Intersection of Foley Boulevard (CSAH 11) and 101st Avenue NW in the City of Coon Rapids (NIGHT WORK)
UPDATE – Completed

CSAH 28 - Ambassador Blvd NW from Nacre Street NW to Bridgestone Drive NW & Nacre Street NW from Ambassador Blvd NW to the Anoka/Isanti County Line in the City of St. Francis
UPDATE
- Completed

CSAH 28 - Right Turn Construction on Ambassador Blvd NW (eastbound) at TH 47 in the City of St. Francis
UPDATE 
– Completed - County crews will complete topsoil placement in curved areas later in the summer.

CR 61 – Xylite St. from 153rd Avenue NE to Constance Boulevard (CR 60) in the City of Ham Lake
UPDATE
– Completed

CR 70 – Nacre Street NW from Ambassador Blvd NW from Nacre Street NW to Hill & Dale Drive in the City of St. Francis
UPDATE – Completed

CR 84 – Otter Lake Road from County Road J to 530 feet south of Cedar Street in the City of Lino Lakes
UPDATE
– Completed

CSAH 116 – Bunker Lake Boulevard NE from 200 feet west of Able Street to Buchanan Street NE in the City of Ham Lake
UPDATE
- Completed

Work By Others in Anoka County

 

Metropolitan Council NAI Phase 9 Interceptor Project along East River Road (CSAH 1) near 44th Avenue in the City of Fridley
UPDATE – Completed

 

City of Andover
CSAH 18 (Crosstown Boulevard)
Project Information
– Construction of bike trail from Bunker Lake Boulevard north to 140th Avenue on the east side of Crosstown Boulevard. This will include a boardwalk over the wetland south of Fire Station #1.