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Mid-City Industrial Reconstruction

The City of Minneapolis will be reconstructing several street segments totaling 2.2 miles in the Mid-City Industrial Neighborhood in 2019 and 2020. The project area is generally bound on the north by Interstate 35-W, on the south by E Hennepin Avenue, on the east by the city limits, and on the west by Johnson Street NE.

Mid-City Industrial Reconstruction

Project Status

CIP Status Stage 4: Construction

Project Phases

Phase I work began in 2018 and Phase II work began in 2019. See details about the two phases of this project below.

Phase I

Phase I of the Mid-City Industrial project includes segments of the following streets, which are scheduled to be finished in 2019:

  • Arthur St NE
  • Cleveland St NE
  • Broadway St NE
  • Kennedy St NE (west of Taft St NE)
  • Summer St NE
  • Taft St NE
  • Traffic St NE

All of these segments total 1.5 miles in the Mid-City Industrial neighborhood.

Mid-City Industrial Phase I Map

Phase I Presentations

Mid-City Industrial Reconstruction Pre-Assessment Meeting Presentation (March 5, 2018)

Mid-City Industrial Phase I Public Preconstruction Meeting Presentation (July 30, 2018)

Phase I Layouts

Project layouts are drafts and subject to change.

Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 1
Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 2
Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 3

Project Contact

Petru Vizoli, Construction Engineer, 612-673-2368 or [email protected]

Raul Espinoza-Lopez, 612-673-2915 or [email protected]

Phase II

Phase II of the Mid-City Industrial project includes segments of the following streets, which are scheduled to be finished in 2020:

  • Hoover St NE
  • Kennedy St NE
  • Spring St NE
  • Godward St NE
  • Winter St NE

All of these segments total .7 miles in the Mid-City Industrial neighborhood.

See the Mid-City Industrial Phase II Meeting Presentation for more information.

Mid-City Industrial Phase II Map

Phase II Layouts

Project layouts are drafts and subject to change.

Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 4
Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 5

Phase II Updates

Week of August 12, 2019

Work Completed in the Week of August 12

  • Finish excavation, subgrade prep, and class 5 base on Hoover between Broadway and Spring.
  • Start remove concrete pavement on R St.
  • Prep for sidewalk on south side of Winter between Industrial Blvd and R St.
  • Grading and class 5 preparation for sidewalks on Hoover between Spring and The Rail Road.
  • Excavation and grading prep for block wall at UPS between Spring and Broadways on the west side
  • Continue mainline concrete pavement on Hoover St south of Spring St
  • Concrete mainline pavement on Winter between Hoover and Delano
  • Concrete sidewalks on Hoover South of Spring St
  • Sidewalk north and south sides of Winter St between Industrial Blvd and R St.
  • continue Hoover interconnect conduit install between Hennepin and Broadway.
  • Block wall at UPS on Hoover between Broadway and Spring St has started.

Work Expected in the Next Week

  • Remove concrete pavement at Hoover, and Hennepin Intersection.
  • Excavation, subgrade, class 5 base prep Hoover and Hennepin Ave. intersection.
  • Storm sewer CB’s and leads into main on Hoover north of Spring St.
  • Water services and manholes removals on Hoover north of Spring St.
  • Water services and manhole removals on R St.
  • Storm sewer install on R St
  • Topsoil will be placed in different locations of the project.
  • On the week of Aug. 26th asphalt patching will start
  • Set up Hennepin Ave traffic control and detour
  • continue block wall install
  • Continue Hoover interconnect conduit install between Hennepin and Broadway.
  • Light poles removal on Hoover north of Spring
  • Signal removal at Hoover and Hennepin Intersection will start.

Week of August 5, 2019

Work Completed in the Past Two Weeks

  • Remove concrete pavement on Hoover between Broadway and Spring, west half
  • Excavation, subgrade prep, and class 5 base on Hoover north of Spring.
  • Start storm sewer CB’s and leads into main on Hoover between Broadway and Spring
  • Install CB connection at Ryder property
  • Curb at Winter intersection and driveway aprons on Hoover
  • Curb at RR tracks and Traffic
  • Mainline concrete paving Hoover between RR tracks and Spring
  • Mainline concrete paving on Winter between Hoover and Delano
  • Mainline concrete pavement on Winter near R St
  • Inlet protection bags cleaning and install, street sweeping, dust control
  • Mainline concrete paving Hoover between Winter and Spring
  • Mainline concrete paving Hoover south of RR tracks – Site 1
  • Mainline concrete paving Winter at Industrial Blvd
  • Curb and gutter at Hoover and Spring intersection
  • Sidewalk north side of Winter near Industrial Blvd
  • Xcel – subcontractor install wood poles on Hoover
  • Taylor Electric: Prep for and start interconnect conduit install on Hoover between Hennepin and Broadway

Work Expected in the Next Week

  • Finish excavation, subgrade prep, and class 5 base on Hoover – between Broadway and Spring.
  • Storm sewer CB’s and leads into main on Hoover between Broadway and Spring
  • Water services and manholes removals on Hoover.
  • Start remove concrete pavement on R St between Spring and Winter
  • Water services and manhole removals on R St
  • When is Winter Site 4 going to be finished?
  • Concrete pavement and driveways finish this week and next
  • Asphalt patching in 2-3 weeks
  • Grading and restoration 2-3 weeks
  • Grading and class 5 prep for sidewalks on Hoover remaining portion near Hennepin Ave.
  • Finish mainline concrete pavement on Hoover near Hennepin Ave
  • Concrete sidewalks on Hoover will start.
  • Taylor Electric – continue Hoover interconnect conduit install between Hennepin and Broadway.

Work in Progress

Mid City Phase II Photo 8-12-19_1

Hoover St between Spring St and Broadway Ave

Mid City Phase II Photo 8-12-19_2

Winter St near R St intersection

Mid City Phase II Photo 8-12-19_3

Hoover St between railroad and Hennepin Ave

Week of July 29, 2019

Tasks Completed/In Progress in the Week of July 22

  • Watermain reconnect on Winter St.
  • Place class 5 base on Hoover St.
  • Finish storm sewer reconstruct at Winter and Delano.
  • Extra MH work and CB leads at Traffic and RR tracks.
  • Remove stockpiled contaminated material.
  • Spring and Hoover intersection 60” storm sewer repair.
  • Sanitary sewer on Hoover St.
  • Manhole reconstructs on Hoover St north of Spring.
  • Start concrete curb on Hoover St between Spring and traffic. 
  • Mainline concrete pavement concrete Winter between R St and Industrial Blvd.
  • Sears loading dock concrete pavement.

What to Expect in the Week of July 29

  • Excavation, subgrade prep, and class 5 base on Hoover St
  • No utility for 2 weeks after this week
  • Mainline paving Hoover between Winter and Spring
  • Curb and driveways on Hoover
  • Sidewalk on Winter St between R and Industrial Blvd
  • Xcel – subcontractor install wood poles on Hoover

Contacts

If you have any questions or concerns, please call:

Gregg Johnson, Construction Engineer, Rani Engineering
605-310-2798 (cell), 612.455.3322, ext. 138 (office) or [email protected]

Craig Larson, Field Inspector, Stantec
651-775-5154 (cell) or [email protected]

Ayalew Getaneh, Project Manager, City of Minneapolis
612-499-7557 or [email protected]

Week of July 22, 2019

Tasks Completed/In Progress in the Week of July 15

  • Storm sewer CB stubs install on Hoover and Traffic St.
  • Concrete pavement removal west side of Hoover between Access Ability and RR tracks.
  • Excavation, subgrade prep, class 5 prep on Hoover St; east and west sides
  • Soil correction for Winter roadbed preparation work.
  • Prep for City overnight hydrant and valve work, and cut and caps reconnects; hydrant removals and installs Hoover/Winter & Hoover/Kennedy.
  • Finished 60 LF of sanitary on Winter.
  • Finish storm sewer reconstruct at Winter and Delano.
  • Start manhole reconstructs on Hoover St near Spring St
  • Sidewalk grading on Winter St
  • Concrete pavement removal at Traffic St.
  • Minnesota Commercial Railroad: Finished track work; minor work remaining on Hoover St near Traffic St.

What to Expect in the Week of July 22

  • Start concrete curb and driveway aprons on Hoover St.
  • Mainline concrete pavement and/or install sidewalk.
  • Place class 5 base material on Hoover.
  • Place class 5 base material on Winter St near Hoover.
  • Spring and Hoover intersection 60” storm sewer repair/CB leads.
  • Sanitary sewer on Hoover St between Spring and Broadway.

Contacts

If you have any questions or concerns, please call:

Gregg Johnson, Construction Engineer, Rani Engineering
605-310-2798 (cell), 612.455.3322, ext. 138 (office) or [email protected]

Craig Larson, Field Inspector, Stantec
651-775-5154 (cell) or [email protected]

Ayalew Getaneh, Project Manager, City of Minneapolis
612-499-7557 or [email protected]

Week of July 15, 2019

Tasks Completed/in Progress in the Weeks of July 1 and July 8

  • Additional concrete pavement removal on Winter between Hoover and Delano NE.
  • Cut and cap watermain for sanitary sewer install on Winter St NE.
  • Sanitary sewer main line installed on Winter between Hoover and Delano NE.
  • Completed 60” storm sewer, 27” storm sewer tie in to 60” storm, and Catch basins stubs to 27” storm at Winter and Hoover intersection.
  • Concrete pavement removal, excavation, and subgrade and class 5 prep on Hoover between Winter and Spring.
  • Concrete pavement removal east half of Hoover between Winter and Hennepin.
  • Concrete pavement removal east half of Hoover between Spring and Broadway.
  • Finished grading and class 5 prep for concrete paving on Winter and Sears. loading dock.
  • Sidewalk grading along Winter St NE.
  • Sanitary and storm bypass removal on Hoover St NE.
  • Curb and gutter, and mainline paving of Winter St between Industrial Blvd and R St NE.
  • Driveway aprons and section of Sears loading dock curved driveway apron around intersection also sidewalk on Winter St near R St.
  • In addition to these activities Minnesota Commercial Railroad has started track raise work on Hoover St NE near Traffic St.

What to Expect in the Week of July 15

  • Storm sewer CB stubs install on Hoover St.
  • Excavation, subgrade prep, class 5 prep on Hoover St.
  • Concrete pavement removal west side of Hoover between Access Ability and RR tracks.
  • Winter St roadbed preparation.
  • Sidewalk grading on Winter St NE.
  • Relocate and replace fire hydrant and valve work on Hoover St NE.
  • Finish 60 LF of sanitary on Winter St NE near Delano St.
  • Manhole reconstructs on Hoover St between near Winter.
  • Storm sewer/CB leads connection on Spring and Hoover intersection.

Contacts

If you have any questions or concerns, please call:

Gregg Johnson, Construction Engineer, Rani Engineering
605-310-2798 (cell), 612.455.3322, ext. 138 (office) or [email protected]

Craig Larson, Field Inspector, Stantec
651-775-5154 (cell) or [email protected]

Ayalew Getaneh, Project Manager, City of Minneapolis
612-499-7557 or [email protected]

Week of July 1, 2019

Tasks Completed/in Progress in the Week of June 24

  • Sanitary sewer on Hoover between Winter and Spring completed.
  • Pour and form invert channels in sanitary structures.
  • 60” storm sewer system installed on Hoover between Winter and Spring.
  • Watermain offset extra work at Hoover and Winter intersection.
  • Storm sewer catch basin and connection, roof leader connections on Hoover between Winter and Spring.
  • Concrete pavement removal on Hoover south of Winter.
  • Storm sewer system installed on Winter between R St and Industrial Blvd.
  • Hydrant offset Work on Winter.
  • Concrete pavement removal on Winter between Hoover and Delano.
  • Excavation, subgrade correction, class 5 base prep on Winter between R St and Industrial Blvd.
  • Finish topsoil and temp stabilization Hoover north of Broadway.
  • Concrete work:  prep for curb and gutter on winter between R St and Industrial.
  • Hydroseed on the top soil placed north of Broadway.
  • Pulling out the sanitary bypass.
  • Aerial cable transfer to new poles on Hoover between Hennepin and Winter completed.
  • Asphalt pavement milled on Hoover between Spring and Broadway.

What to Expect in the Week of July 1

  • Sanitary sewer install work on Winter between Hoover and Delano.
  • Finish storm sewer on Hoover between Winter and Spring.
  • Excavation and subgrade prep Hoover between Winter and Spring.
  • Additional concrete removal on Winter close to Delano
  • Cut and Cap for watermain on Winter near Delano
  • Storm bypass removal
  • Curb and gutter, and mainline paving of Winter between R St and Industrial Blvd.
  • Pour concrete sidewalk and driveways R St and Industrial Blvd
  • Minnesota Commercial Railroad – will starts track raise work before Veit curb and gutter and pavement starts.

Week of June 24, 2019

Tasks Completed/in Progress in the Week of June 17

  • Continue storm and sanitary work on Hoover.
  • Subbase and class 5 prep at Winter and R St intersection.
  • Concrete pavement removal one half of Winter.
  • Storm sewer down Winter.
  • Continue topsoil Hoover north end.
  • Opened Spring to traffic Monday
  • Comcast aerial cable transfer to new poles on Hoover between Hennepin and Winter

What to Expect in the Week of June 24

  • Continue storm and sanitary work on Hoover.
  • Watermain extra work at Hoover and Winter.
  • Storm sewer CB’s and connections on Hoover between Winter and Spring.
  • Hydrant off-set on Winter.
  • Concrete pavement removal on Winter (full road width)
  • Excavation, subgrade, class 5 base prep on Winter.
  • Finish topsoil and temp stabilization Hoover north end.
  • Aerial cable transfer to new poles on Hoover between Hennepin and Winter
  • milling on Hoover St north of Spring St
  • Concrete work will start installing curb and gutter Site 4 mobilize Wednesday

Contacts

If you have any questions or concerns, please call:

Gregg Johnson, Construction Engineer, Rani Engineering
605-310-2798 (cell), 612.455.3322, ext. 138 (office) or [email protected]

Craig Larson, Field Inspector, Stantec
651-775-5154 (cell) or [email protected]

Ayalew Getaneh, Project Manager, City of Minneapolis
612-499-7557 or [email protected]

Week of June 10, 2019

Completed This Week

  • Concrete pavement removal at Winter and R Intersection.
  • Storm sewer at Winter and R Intersection.
  • Winter and R St intersection subgrade and muck excavation.
  • Concrete pavement removal at Winter and Hoover.
  • Start storm and sanitary work at Winter and Hoover.
  • Restoration north of Broadway.
  • Xcel Energy relocated 4 Xcel poles on Hoover between Hennepin and Winter; 3 remaining east side between Winter and Hoover.
  • Spring St opened for traffic Monday.

What to Expect Next Week

  • Continue storm and sanitary work on Hoover
  • Subbase class 5 prep at Winter and Hoover

Week of June 3, 2019

What was done last week?

Prime Contractor / Veit

  • Storm sewer removal and install on Winter and R St
  • Concrete pavement removal on R St
  • Suction manhole for Hoover storm bypass
  • Sidewalk prep north of Broadway
  • Saw cutting at Winter and Hoover

Sub-Contractor / Curb Masters

  • Sidewalk concrete north of Broadway

Comcast & CenturyLink

  • Pedestals removed at NW corner of Spring and Godward

Xcel

  • Began relocating Xcel poles between Hennepin and Winter

Safety Signs

  • Maintaining traffic control

What to expect this week

  • Storm sewer on Winter and R intersection
  • Winter and R St intersection subgrade and class 5 prep
  • Storm bypass setting up on Monday
  • Concrete pavement removal at Winter and Hoover (Monday)
  • Start storm and sanitary work at Winter and Hoover (Tues/Weds)
  • Restoration and temp seeding north of Broadway
  • Will start coordinating vault and pedestal moves at Hoover and Spring with Telecom; start work possibly next week

Week of May 20, 2019

What's Done This Week

  • Pavement removal on Winter, Spring, and R St
  • Sanitary sewer installation on Spring St
  • Sidewalk prep north of Broadway Ave
  • Concrete pavement north of Broadway continued/ little portion remain.

What to Expect Next Week

  • Sanitary sewer installation on Spring and Winter
  • Place Class 5 base on Spring, prep for concrete pavement
  • Pavement removal at Winter and R St (tomorrow)
  • Start storm sewer on R St
  • Subgrade correction at Site 3 north end
  • Sidewalk class 5 base prep at Site 3
  • Concrete paving north of Broadway - Thursday
  • Concrete paving Spring St. – Wednesday and Thursday
  • Concrete sidewalk north of Broadway – Thursday

Contact Persons

If you have any question or concern please call one of the following people:

Gregg Johnson
Construction Engineer–  Rani Engineering
Cell 605-310-2798 or office 612.455.3322, ext. 138
Email: [email protected]

Craig Larson
Field Inspector – Stantec
Cell: 651-775-5154
Email: [email protected]

Ayalew Getaneh
Project Manager – City of Minneapolis
612-499-7557
Email: [email protected]

Week of May 13, 2019

  • Hoover St. north of Broadway Subbase prep completed. Curb and gutter, driveways, and half of roadway concrete pavement completed.
  • Sanitary bypass system setup and running.
  • Start install of sanitary sewer at Hoover and Spring. Pipe installation eastward on Spring
  • CenterPoint/ Michels – gas main line installation on progress on Hoover St NE north of Spring ST NE

Proposed Work for the Week of May 20, 2019

  • Pavement removal on Winter and Spring
  • Continue sanitary sewer installation eastward on Spring
  • Sidewalk prep on Hoover north of Broadway
  • Concrete work will continue hover north of Broadway
  • Start sanitary sewer work at Hoover and Winter
  • Xcel Energy will start relocating the power poles
  • Gas main installation will be done.

If you have any questions or concerns, please call Ayalew Getaneh at 612-499-7557 or e-mail [email protected].
 

Week of May 6, 2019

  • All the storm sewer work on Hoover St – north of Broadway St has been completed.
  • the utilities crew has completed the sanitary sewer manhole replacement at the same location. Hence all the underground utility work at this location has been completed.
  • The subgrade and the base on Hoover St – north of Broadway has been prepared, and the road is ready to be paved.
  • The sanitary bypass on Hoover St, Spring St and Godward St had all its pipe fused this week and crossings at major intersections along this stretch have been made. Hence, the sanitary bypass has its pumps and pipe in place and is ready to be tested.
  • CenterPoint/ Michels – gas main line installation on progress on Hoover St NE north of Spring ST NE

Proposed work for week of May 13, 2019

  • The pumps for the sanitary bypass are set to be tested on Monday, 5/13.
  • Sanitary sewer work will start on Spring St on Monday, 5/13.
  • The subcontractor for concrete paving will be on site starting Tuesday, 5/14 ready for concrete work on Hoover St – north of Broadway St. Curb and gutter is planned for Tuesday, driveway aprons and tie-ins for Wednesday, and paving the roadway for rest of the week is what is planned.

If you have any question or concern please call Ayalew Getaneh  612-499-7557 or  e-mail  [email protected]

Week of April 29, 2019

Our crews:

  • Removed concrete pavement, curb and gutter, and driveways on Hoover north of Broadway completed
  • Started removing concrete pavement on Hoover between Winter and Kennedy, and also down Spring
  • Installing storm sewer on Hoover north of Broadway
  • Roadway subbase preparation started

Centerpoint Energy crews continued installing gas main; and will be starting individual services next week

Mid City Industrial Photo 4-29-19

Week of April 22, 2019

Our crews:

  • milled the 2” bituminous layer off the roadway on Hoover between Hennepin and Broadway.
  • began removing concrete pavement on Hoover north of Broadway.

CenterPoint Energy crews installing gas main.

Mid City Industrial Photo 4-22-19

Project Contact

Ayalew Getaneh, Project Manager, City of Minneapolis, 612-673-6055 or [email protected]

Gregg Johnson, Construction Engineer, Rani Engineering, 612-455-3322 ext. 138 or [email protected]

Craig Larson, Chief Field Inspector, Stantec, [email protected]

Project Documents

All Project Layouts

Project layouts are drafts and subject to change.

Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 1
Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 2
Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 3
Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 4
Mid-City Industrial Street Layout Segment 5

Contact

Phase 1 - Petru Vizoli, Construction Engineer, 612-673-2368 or [email protected]

Phase 2 - Ayalew Getaneh, Project Manager, City of Minneapolis, 612-673-6055 or [email protected]

 

Last updated Aug 16, 2019

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