Minnesota Avenue, 57th Street to St. Andrews Drive

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Project Update 6/18/2021 

  • The contractor is planning to begin construction on Monday, June 28. 
  • The first phase of work will occur on the west side of Minnesota Avenue from 57th Street to St. Andrews Drive.  
  • Work in the first several weeks will consist of pavement removals and underground utility installation, followed by grading and gravelling.

Commuter Route Information: 

  • Traffic along Minnesota Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction on the existing northbound lanes until Phase 1A & Phase 1B are complete.
  • Ralph Rogers Road traffic will be maintained on the existing westbound lanes from Sweetbriar Drive to Minnesota Avenue
  • Windrose Place will be closed at Minnesota Avenue

Project Milestones

Phase 1A – Southbound lanes of Minnesota Ave from Ralph Rogers Road to Sunnymeade Circle and Eastbound lanes of Ralph Rogers Road

  1. Pavement Removals
  2. Storm Drainage Installation
  3. Light and Traffic Conduit Installation
  4. Grading/Gravelling
  5. Concrete Curb & Sidewalks
  6. Concrete Paving
  7. Asphalt Paving

Phase 1B – Southbound lanes of Minnesota Ave from 57th Street to Ralph Rogers Road and Westbound lanes of Ralph Rogers Road

  1. Pavement Removals
  2. Storm Drainage Installation
  3. Light and Traffic Conduit Installation
  4. Grading/Gravelling
  5. Concrete Curb/Sidewalks/Retaining Wall
  6. Concrete Paving
  7. Asphalt Paving

Phase 2A – Northbound lanes of Minnesota Ave from Ralph Rogers Road to St Andrews Drive

  1. Pavement Removals
  2. Water Main Installation
  3. Storm Drainage Installation
  4. Light and Traffic Conduit Installation
  5. Grading/Gravelling
  6. Concrete Curb & Sidewalks
  7. Concrete Paving
  8. Asphalt Paving

Phase 2B - Northbound lanes of Minnesota Ave from 57th Street to Ralph Rogers Road

  1. Pavement Removals
  2. Water Main Installation
  3. Storm Drainage Installation
  4. Light and Traffic Conduit Installation
  5. Grading/Gravelling
  6. Concrete Curb & Sidewalks
  7. Concrete Paving
  8. Asphalt Paving

Phase 3 – Center lane of Minnesota Ave from 57th Street to St Andrews Drive

  1. Grading/Gravelling
  2. Concrete Paving
 

Project Overview

Completion Date:

November 24, 2021

Contract Amount: 

$2,184,040.02

Project Summary:

This project will reconstruct Minnesota Avenue from 57th Street to St. Andrews Drive. A center turn lane will be added on Minnesota Avenue, and a traffic signal installed at Ralph Rogers Road to help increase traffic safety along the corridor.

Project work includes the removal of existing street surfacing, grading for widening of the street section, replacement of existing water main, reconstruction of storm drainage inlets, installation of new street lights and traffic signals, new concrete pavement, new asphalt pavement, sidewalk, and sidepath. Private utility companies will also be upgrading their facilities during the project.

Contact Information

City of Sioux Falls
Tim Krueger
tkrueger@siouxfalls.org 
Phone: 605-940-5280

Consultant Name:

KLJ Engineering
Matt Corcoran
matt.corcoran@kljeng.com
Phone: 406-224-5070

Contractor Name:

T&R Contracting