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Sanitary Sewer Improvements

The City of Minneapolis makes regular improvements and repairs to the existing sanitary sewer network. Learn more about this year's improvements below.

2019 Sewer Main Repairs

13th Ave S

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

September 2019

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 13th Ave S from 31st St E to Lake St E.

Project Description

Remove and replace 259 ft of 12-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

Minimal effect on residential and general traffic. A traffic control plan is available upon request.

Hoyer Heights

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

May 2019

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main in multiple location within the Hoyer Heights subdivision of the Waite Park neighborhood.

See the full Hoyer Heights reconstruction project.

Project Description

Abandon existing sewers from backyards and relocate into the streets via open-cut excavation. Remove and replace sewer main and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Humboldt Ave S

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

August 2019

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Humboldt Ave S, from 28th St W to Lagoon Ave.

Project Description

Remove and replace 140 ft of 12-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Lake Harriet Pkwy

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

June 2019

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Lake Harriet Pkwy, from 44th St W to 46th St W.

Project Description

Remove and replace 122 ft of 9-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

McNair Ave S

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

June 2019

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along McNair Ave N, from Upton Ave N to Thomas Ave N.

Project Description

Remove and replace 215 ft of 9-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Plymouth Ave N

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

June 2019

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Plymouth Ave N, from Washington Ave N to 2nd St N.

Project Description

Remove and replace 415 ft of 24-in brick pipe with VCP. This will eliminate existing settled, compacted debris in the pipe, and repair VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Will affect general traffic.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected]

Future Sewer Main Repairs

2nd St N

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

April 2020

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 2nd St N from Broadway Ave to 10th Ave N.

Project Description

Remove and replace 3,000 ft of brick pipes with VCP. This will eliminate existing cracks, holes, and fractures.

Traffic Impact

 Traffic will be closed on 2nd St N and redirected onto Washington Ave N.

15th St E

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 15th St E, from 3rd Ave S to 4th Ave S.

15th St E Sewer Repair Map

Project Description

Remove, replace and reroute segments of brick, ductile iron, and reinforced concrete pipe along 15th St E. This will improve sanitary flow and reduce the necessary cleaning frequency..

Traffic Impact

 Traffic entering onto I-94W may be affected.

30th Ave S

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 30th Ave S, from 42nd St E to 44th St E.

Project Description

Remove and replace 700 ft of 9-in and 12-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

42nd St E

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 42nd St E, from 19th Ave S to 20th Ave S.

Project Description

Remove and replace 175 ft of 9-in and 10-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Knox Ave S

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Knox Ave S, from 56th St W to 58th St W.

Knox Ave S Sewer Repair Map

Project Description

Remove and replace 180 ft of 9-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Wenonah West

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

2020

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main  and install a Lift Station at the intersection of 54th St E and 29th Ave S.

Project Description

The pipe connecting to the MCES Interceptor is too low and it is backing up city sewer flow when these pipes are near or over capacity. By rehabilitating the pipes and adding a lift station, it will alleviate future sewer backup.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected]

 Storm Sewer Repairs

Northwest Alley Storm Repairs

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Scope of Project

We'll be replacing the existing underground storm infrastructure in the alley off 14th Ave N, between Thomas Ave and Upton Ave. This project is part of the storm upgrades in the neighborhood.

Project Description

The existing alley drain is in a state of disrepair. The pipe is to be removed and replaced to prevent failure and drainage issues in the future. This will also require removing and replacing portions of concrete alley pavement.

Traffic Impact

 The alley will be closed to traffic. However, crews on site will provide access to your garage if required. Please give them ample time to provide access if there is an excavation next to your property.

Contact

Will Shutte, Project Manager; 612-673-3606 or [email protected]

 

Last updated Apr 17, 2019

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