Kenny Area/56th Street West Resurfacing

Kenny Area and 56th St W

Project Details

Project Type:
Street Resurfacing--Asphalt mill and overlay

Project Location: 
Kenny area/58th Street West to 54th Street West; Irving Avenue South to Lyndale Avenue South

Construction Start Date: 
April 5, 2016

Duration of Construction: 
5 Weeks
Private utilities will start infrastructure improvement work ahead of the city resurfacing the streets in the area.
Work on the west side of Anthony School will take place in June.

Traffic Impact:
Short-term road closures, parking restrictions and detours, flaggers controlling traffic.

If the curb and gutter is marked for replacement on your boulevard, please remove all plants, bricks, pavers, and other belongings off the boulevard prior to the start of the project.

Public Meetings:

Public Hearing:
February 15, 2016
Council Chambers
City Hall, Room 307
350 South Fifth Street

Pre-Public Hearing:
6:30 PM, Tuesday, February 9
Kenny Neighborhood Center
1328 W 58th St

Formal Public Hearing:
9:30 AM, Tuesday, February 16
Council Chambers, City Hall
350 South 5th Street, 3rd Floor

Project Documents: 
Proposed Detour Routes

Project Updates

July 20, 2016: Project is complete. Sod will be placed on Irving Avenue this fall.

June 17, 2016: The project is complete except on Irving Avenue between 58th and 57th Streets, next to Susan Anthony School.

April 29, 2016: Removal and replacement of miscellaneous concrete structures is complete.
Street milling will be complete on April 29th. Asphalt paving on 56th Street was delayed this week because of the rain.
Private utilities continue to work in this area ahead of the City of Minneapolis resurfacing the streets.

Photo below: Kenny area resurfacing progress, on April 29, 2016


Updated April 19, 2016


Contact: Chris Trembath, 612-919-1196


(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 Dec 20, 2016



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