Description
The project is replacing roadway pavement, sidewalks, curbs, and underground utilities including water and sewer. Also included are sidewalk infill areas and the resurfacing of Hamline Avenue between Highland Parkway and Randolph Avenue.

Additional project benefits:

  • ADA-compliant pedestrian ramps
  • Boulevard trees - to be planted in spring 2023
  • Concrete outwalks and driveway aprons
  • Lantern-style street lighting
  • Private utility upgrades
  • Public art
  • Sodded boulevards
  • Storm sewer catch basins

Location
Project area bounded by Eleanor Avenue, Hamline Avenue, Montreal Avenue, and Interstate 35E.

Timeline
The Hamline Avenue Mill and Overlay will occur in 2022.  Additional 2022 work is being identified and coordinated.  Scheduling is yet to be determined.

 

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    Project Updates

    When construction begins, updates will generally be available weekly on Thursdays.

    Project timelines and anticipated work are subject to weather and contractor schedules.

    Water Main Replacement

    As part of the road reconstruction project, Saint Paul Regional Water Services (SPRWS) will be replacing water main in the project area. To continue to ensure the reliability of our system, SPRWS will be replacing the existing cast iron water main with ductile iron pipe. The scope of the main replacement work is as follows:

    • Replace approximately 1,700 feet of 6" cast iron water main with 6" ductile iron on Eleanor Avenue
    • Replace approximately 1,700 feet of 8” cast iron water main with 8” ductile iron on Highland Parkway
    • Replace approximately 2,100 feet of 8” cast iron water main with 8” ductile iron on Edgcumbe Road
    • Replace approximately 200 feet of 6” cast iron water main with 6” ductile iron on Bohland Place
    • Abandon approximately 200 feet of galvanized iron water main and install 2” HDPE to replace on Montcalm Place
    • Replace approximately 1,500 feet of 12” cast iron water main with 12” ductile iron on Alaska Avenue
    • Replace approximately 300 feet of 12” cast iron water main with 12” ductile iron on Vista Avenue
    • Replace necessary valves and hydrants in the project area

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