Franklin West reconstruction

The City plans to fully reconstruct the street on Franklin Ave. W. between Hennepin and Lyndale Ave. S.

Key information

Dates

2022

Location

Franklin Ave. W. between Hennepin and Lyndale Ave. S.

Lowry Hill East

Project overview

In 2022, the City of Minneapolis plans to fully reconstruct the street on W Franklin Ave from Hennepin Ave to Lyndale Ave S.

See the proposed layout (March 9 30% draft)

View interactive map

  • Utility work began on March 21, 2022. 
  • Visitors to the corridor will see work crews and other activity beginning March 21.
  • Reconstruction crews will be onsite beginning in May, 2022.

Past open house recordings

July 9, 2020

Public Works staff held a virtual open house on July 9, 2020. We presented information and allow for questions about the project. This was the first public meeting for the project.

View recording of the first open house

December 2, 2020

Project staff held a second virtual open house on December 2, 2020 to present an update on the project.

View recording of the second open house

The project team chose to hold these meetings virtually rather than in-person to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 per guidelines from the Minnesota Department of Health. Thanks for watching.

March 9, 2021

Public Works staff held a virtual public open house to provide information, collect feedback, and answer questions about the project.

View recording of the third open house

Project phase

This project is in progress.

Input

Design

In Progress

Complete

Street and curb along Franklin Ave. W.
Bus stop on Franklin Ave. W.

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Contact us

Katie White

Transportation Planner
Public Works

Phone

612-283-2097

Ayalew Getaneh

Construction Manager
Public Works

Phone

612-499-7557

Billie Kurek

Project Chief
Field Inspector

Phone

612-834-0835