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9th, 11th, and 12th Streets North & South; and 7th Avenue N Resurfacing

Project Type:
Resurface asphalt driving surface and minor concrete curb replacement. 
12th St N & S was originally paved in 1971 and 1985. 
11th St N & S was originally paved in 1959 & 1985. 
9th St S was originally paved in 1959 & 1962. 
7th Ave N was originally paved in 1939.

Project Limits:
The projects are located in downtown Minneapolis. 
The limits of 9th St S is from Hennepin Ave to Chicago Ave.
The limits of 11th St N & S is from 12th St N to LaSalle Ave. 
The limits of 12th St N & S is from Glenwood Ave to 3rd Ave S.
The limits of 7th Ave N is from 5th St N to Dead End. (project cancelled)

Construction Start Date:
Concrete curb and gutter replacement and pedestrian ramp improvements began on March 30th for 9th, 11th, & 12th Streets South.
Asphalt mill and overlay with coordinated closures begin May 8th and 9th for 11th and 12th Streets South.
Asphalt mill and overlay work with coordinated closures for 9th Street South between Chicago and Marquette Avenue has been completed.

Work on 9th Street South between Hennepin and Marquette will tentatively take place on October 2 and 3, 2015. If it rains on October 3 the asphalt work will take place on the next dry day.

7th Ave N will be resurfaced after new building construction is finished along the roadway (summer 2015). (project cancelled)

Duration of Construction:
Miscellaneous concrete work, curb and butter replacement - two weeks.
Asphalt milling and paving overlay - two to four days for each street being resurfaced.

Traffic Impact:
There will be lane closures, coordinated road closures, flaggers controlling traffic, weekend work, intermittent access restrictions and parking restrictions.  When construction work will be done on a particular street in the project area, the street will be posted NO PARKING 24 hours in advance of work being done.  Motorists are urged to use alternate routes on May 8th and 9th for 11th and 12th Streets South and on May 22nd for 9th Street South between Chicago and Marquette Avenues.
9th Street Detour
11th Street Detour
12th Street Detour


Informational Construction Meeting: 2:00 PM, Tuesday, April 28th, Currie Public Works Facility, 1200 Currie Ave N, Minneapolis  Room #135
Pre-Public Hearing:
11:30 AM, Monday, February 23, City of Lakes Bldg., Room 101, 309 2nd Ave S
Formal Public Hearing: 9:30 AM, Tuesday, March 3, Council Chambers, City Hall, 350 South 5th Street, 3rd Floor

Pre-payment Information:
Prepayment is made to the Minneapolis Finance Department. Pay statements are sent only by request and the taxpayer is solely responsible for obtaining said statement. Full prepayments may be accepted only through December 31st, 2015 without interest. Partial prepayments are not provided for. No further notice of prepayment will be published. Persons who wish to prepay the entire assessment lump sum without interest charges may do so by contacting the Minneapolis City Engineer's Special Assessment Office, 309 2nd Ave S, Room 209, Minneapolis, MN 55401-2268, or telephone (612)673-2401.

Contact: Chris Trembath 612-919-1196

Project Updates:

November 3, 2015: Project is completed.

September 16, 2015:
 - The remaining portion of 9th Street is estimated to take about 2-3 days to complete.
 - 9th Street South will be closed and detoured between Marquette and Hennepin Avenues for phase 2 work.

May 19, 2015:
- 11th and 12th Streets have been completed.
-9th Street between Chicago and Marquette will be complete June 12-13. Asphalt milling will take place on Friday, June 12, and asphalt paving is scheduled for June 13. Sunday, June 14 will be the back-up day for paving in case it rains on Saturday. The remainder of 9th Street between Hennepin Avenue and Marquette Avenue will be resurfaced after private utility work is done. The private utility work is anticipated to be completed in August.

May 12, 2015:
 - Paving on 11th and 12th Streets was completed last weekend.  Mill and overlay on 9th St between Chicago and Marquette changed to June 12th & June 13th.

May 11, 2015:
 - Resurfacing work on 11th & 12th Streets was completed this past weekend.
 -The start date for 9th Street is going to change as we were told that the asphalt plants won't be available for Memorial Day weekend, Saturday, May 23rd.  We are meeting tomorrow to figure out an alternate date to resurface 9th Street between Chicago and Marquette.
 - 9th Street between Marquette and Hennepin will still be scheduled later this summer after Centerpoint Energy completes the new gas lines on that phase of the project.

March 9, 2015:  
Pre-Public Hearing was held at 11:30 AM, Monday, February 23, City of Lakes Bldg., Room 101, 309 2nd Ave S
Formal Public Hearing was held at 9:30 AM, Tuesday, March 3, Council Chambers, City Hall, 350 South 5th Street, 3rd Floor

(Note: Project information may change due to scheduling, weather, or other factors outside of our control. Listings will be updated as new information becomes available.) Citizens concerned with pedestrian access during construction should contact the project manager directly.

Last updated Jan 22, 2016



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