Construction Weekly

Welcome to the 2020 Construction Weekly!


Another construction season is set to resume this week!   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 April 3, 2020


2020 Construction Projects

CSAH 14 (Main Street) Eastbound from CSAH 9 (Round Lake Boulevard) to Highway 10; 
CSAH 9 (Round Lake Boulevard) Northbound from CSAH 14 (Main Street) to Highway 10; and
CSAH 116 (Bunker Lake Boulevard) Eastbound from CSAH 9 (Round Lake Boulevard) to CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard)

UPDATE – Micro surfacing project to take place between May 15 and June 26.

CSAH 14 (Main Street) 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 - Tree removal will start March 30. Miscellaneous construction prep will also take place, weather permitting.

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
- Work will resume in early April with the installation of new signal and pedestrian ramp facilities.

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 –   A traffic switch is planned for March 30, weather permitting.  Southbound traffic will be moved to the shoulder of the southbound lane, and Northbound traffic will be moved to the southbound lane.

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 - Tree clearing is complete.  A traffic change is planned for April 1, that will merge northbound to its outside lane and southbound to its outside lane.  This will allow the contractor to remove the existing concrete median and prep for a traffic switch on April 8.

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 –  Work to resume April 6.  Temporary bituminous will be removed, curb and gutter will be installed and grading for concrete sidewalk will take place, weather permitting.


2020 County Wide Overlay Projects

CSAH 1 (Coon Rapids Boulevard) from 111th Ave NW to 600’ East of CSAH 78 (Hanson Boulevard)
UPDATE – Project is in the Advertisement for Bid stage

CSAH 9 (Round Lake Boulevard) from Highway 10 to CSAH 116 (Bunker Lake Boulevard)
UPDATE – Project is in the Advertisement for Bid stage

CSAH 14 (Main Street) from Highway 10 to CSAH 18 (Coon Creek Boulevard)
UPDATE – Project is in the Advertisement for Bid stage

CSAH 60 (Constance Boulevard) from Trunk Highway 65 to Naples Street
UPDATE – Project is in the Advertisement for Bid stage

CR 65 (Baugh Street) from CSAH 22 (Viking Boulevard) to CSAH 5 (Nowthen Boulevard)
UPDATE – Project is in the Advertisement for Bid stage

CR 72 (Verdin Street) from North County Line to CR 24 (237th Avenue)
UPDATE – Project is in the Advertisement for Bid stage

CSAH 76 (Fawn Lake Boulevard) from CSAH 85 (Typo Creek Drive) to CSAH 36 (Rutgers Street)
UPDATE – Project is in the Advertisement for Bid stage