41st Street and Western Avenue Intersection Improvements

Phasing Graphic

Progress Update 8/7/2020

  • Removals are complete on the on the south side of 41st Street.  
  • Storm sewer, sanitary sewer, and watermain installation is complete on the south side of 41st Street.  
  • Grading and graveling will take place this week on the south side of 41st Street.  

Progress Tracker

Phase 1A - North side of 41st Street and West side of Western Avenue

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Underground Utilities
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace curb and gutter
  5. Replace street surfacing
  6. Replace Sidewalk and Accessible Curb Ramps

Phase 1B - Western Avenue, north of 41st Street

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Underground Utilties
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace curb and gutter
  5. Replace street surfacing
  6. Replace Sidewalk and Accessible Curb Ramps

Phase 1C - Center Lane of 41st Street

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Underground Utilties
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace street surfacing
     

Phase 2 - South side of 41st Street

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Undergound Utilities
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace curb and gutter
  5. Replace street surfacing
  6. Replace Sidewalk and Accessible Curb Ramps

Phase 3 - East side of Western Avenue, south of 41st Street

  1. Remove existing street section
  2. Install Undergound Utilities
  3. Grading and Gravelling
  4. Replace curb and gutter
  5. Replace street surfacing
  6. Replace Sidewalk and Accessible Curb Ramps
  7. Install permanent striping
  8. Install permanent Traffic Signals

Commuter Route Information

  • Traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction through the intersection.
  • Access to local businesses will be maintained throughout construction.  
  • Intermittent closures of driveways are to be expected during construction.
     

Project Overview

Contract Amount: $4,497,777.00

Completion Date: October 30, 2020

This project will reconstruct the intersection of 41st Street and Western Avenue.  Improvements include new water main, sanitary sewer repairs, storm drainage repairs, street and traffic signal improvements, new concrete street surfacing, curb and gutter, sidewalk, and accessible curb ramps.  Dedicated right and left turn lanes will be constructed to increase traffic capacity and improve safety.  

Contact Information

Project Manager
Josh VandenBos
jvandenbos@siouxfalls.org
605-367-8619 (office)

Consultant
HDR Engineering

Pat Dressen
patrick.dressen@hdrinc.com
605-359-3769 (mobile)

Contractor T&R Contracting Inc.