3rd Avenue S Redesign
Protected bikeway and landscaping improvements
3rd Avenue S from 1st Street S to 16th Street E
Construction Start Date:
June 3, 2016
Duration of Construction:
One to two construction seasons
Recommended Redesign Layout
Traffic will be reduced to one lane going south on 3rd Avenue S and marked detours going north during construction.
10th Street to 11th Street:
From 7 a.m., Saturday, June 18, to 7 a.m., Sunday, June 19, one lane will be closed each direction on 3rd Avenue S between 10th Street and 11th Street so crews can work on underground water service connections.
8th Street to 9th Street:
Starting at 7 a.m., Monday, June 20, crews will begin restoring the pavement where the median was removed. 3rd Avenue S between 8th Street and 9th Street will have one lane of traffic in each direction. This work is scheduled to be completed by 5 p.m., Wednesday, June 22.
US Bank Plaza Block:
Beginning at 7 a.m., Monday, June 20, through Wednesday, June 22, southbound 3rd Avenue S between 5th and 6th Streets will be restricted to one lane. The left turn lane onto eastbound 6th Street from 3rd Avenue will be closed for underground water service connections.
Presentation to City Council's Transportation Engineering and Design Committee
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Monday, January 4, 2015
City of Lakes Building
July 28, 2017 Update -- 3rd Avenue South will be sealcoated on Saturday, July 29, 2017. For more information, see the City of Minneapolis News article.
Note: This is an artist's illustration and should be used for discussion purposes only.
(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 Jul 28, 2017