34th Ave. S. reconstruction

The City completely reconstructed 34th Ave. S. in South Minneapolis.

Key information


2019 to 2021


34th Ave. S. from 51st St. E. to 58th St. E. and from E. Minnehaha Pkwy. to 51st St. E.

Keewaydin Minnehaha Morris Park Standish Wenonah

Project overview

The City reconstructed the entire right-of-way.

Reconstruction involved

  • Fully removing the existing street
  • Correcting the soil
  • Visual improvements and work on utilities.

We installed new

  • Pavement and pavement markings
  • Curbs
  • Gutters
  • Driveways
  • Sidewalks
  • Traffic signals and signage


The stretch from 51st St. E. to 58th St. E. was completed in 2019.


Construction for the stretch from E. Minnehaha Pkwy. to 51st St. E. was completed in 2020.


We planted trees in 2021.

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Project phase

This project is complete.



In Progress


Yellow crane tearing up pavement by a corner on 34th Ave. S.

Concrete rehabilitation on 34th Ave. S.

In 2021, we are also rehabilitating the streets on a concrete portion of 34th Ave. S. from 43rd St. E. to Minnehaha Pkwy.
Photo of 34th ave. with cracked pavement before construction
Before construction
Photo of 34th ave. with workers and equipment during construction
During construction
Photo of 34th Ave. with smooth, clean pavement after construction
After construction

Contact us

Menbere Wodajo

Construction Manager

Public Works