Bailey Street – West Avenue to Main Avenue

Phasing Plan

Project Update 7/31/2020

  • Asphalt paving is complete for Phase 2A.  Seeding of new dirt behind curbs will happen in the next 2 weeks.

  • Phase 3 construction is underway. 

  • The contractor is working on underground utilities in the intersection of Walts Avenue and Bailey Street and will continue to work toward Prairie Avenue once removals in that area are complete this week.

  • The contractor is working on installing new areas of curb and gutter on Phase 2B.  Asphalt paving in this area will be in the next two weeks.

     

Project Summary

This project will reconstruct Bailey Street between West Avenue and Main Avenue in order to replace the deteriorated underground utilities and street surfacing. Improvements will include new water main, sanitary sewer, storm drainage piping, accessible curb ramps, curb and gutter repairs, and asphalt surfacing.

Project Milestones

Phase 1A:

  1. Remove existing areas of asphalt and curb/gutter as necessary.
  2. Install new underground utilities.
  3. Replace removed curb/gutter.
  4. Replace asphalt surfacing in disturbed roadway areas.
  5. Topsoil and seed

Phase 1B:

  1. Remove existing asphalt.
  2. Set up temporary water services.
  3. Install new underground utilities.
  4. Grading & gravelling for new roadway.
  5. Replace areas of curb/gutter and driveway approach pavement that were disturbed during utility installation.
  6. Asphalt paving.
  7. Replace areas of sidewalk and pedestrian ramps that were disturbed during utility installation.
  8. Topsoil and seed.

Phase 1C:

  1. Remove existing asphalt and areas of curb/gutter as necessary.
  2. Grading & gravelling for new roadway.
  3. Replace removed curb/gutter.
  4. Asphalt paving.

Phase 2A:

  1. Remove existing asphalt.
  2. Set up temporary water services.
  3. Install new underground utilities.
  4. Grading & gravelling for new roadway.
  5. Replace areas of curb/gutter and driveway approach pavement that were disturbed during utility installation.
  6. Asphalt paving.
  7. Replace areas of sidewalk and pedestrian ramps that were disturbed during utility installation.
  8. Topsoil and seed.

Phase 2B:

  1. Remove existing asphalt.
  2. Set up temporary water services.
  3. Install new underground utilities.
  4. Grading & gravelling for new roadway.
  5. Replace areas of curb/gutter and driveway approach pavement that were disturbed during utility installation.
  6. Asphalt paving.
  7. Replace areas of sidewalk and pedestrian ramps that were disturbed during utility installation.
  8. Topsoil and seed.

Phase 3:

  1. Remove existing asphalt and concrete pavement.
  2. Set up temporary water and sewer services.
  3. Install new underground utilities.
  4. Grading & gravelling for new roadway.
  5. Replace areas of curb/gutter and driveway approach pavement that were disturbed during utility installation.
  6. Concrete paving at intersection of Bailey and Prairie.
  7. Asphalt paving.
  8. Replace areas of sidewalk and pedestrian ramps that were disturbed during utility installation.
  9. Topsoil and seed.

Commuter Route Information:

  • The east access to Veteran’s Memorial Park off Walts Avenue is closed. 
  • Access to Veteran’s Memorial Park will be maintained through the west entrance on Bailey Street.
  • Bailey Street is closed from Summit Avenue west through Walts Avenue.  
  • Bailey Street is closed from east of Minnesota Avenue through Main Avenue.
     

Project Overview

Completion Date:

Main Avenue to Covell Avenue - November 2020
Covell Avenue to West Avenue – June 2021

Contract Amount: 

Engineers Estimate - $2,550,000

Contact Information

City of Sioux Falls
Kari Johnson
kjohnson@siouxfalls.org
605 367-8611

Consultant Name:

Banner Associates
Joe Munson
joem@bannerassociates.com
(605) 941-4276

Alex Welbig
alexw@bannerassociates.com
(605) 261-8212

Contractor Name:

Soukup Construction