Right Turn Lane Additions: 37th & Minnesota, 41st & Minnesota

Project Update: 5/29/2020

  • The contractor is working on updating curb ramps and making other repairs to the corners on the east side of Minnesota Avenue at 40th, 41st & 42nd Streets, as well as the NW corner of 41st & Minnesota. 
  • This work is anticipated to be complete in the next 3 weeks.  

2020 Project Milestones

41st & Minnesota:

  1. Move Xcel Energy poles
  2. Install new signal & remove existing sign bridge
  3. Remove surfacing at southwest corner of intersection for turn lane construction
  4. Install storm sewer improvements
  5. Construct new turn lane, sidewalk & parking lot modifications
  6. Install lighting, permanent signing and finalize traffic signal installation

37th & Minnesota

  1. Move Xcel Energy poles
  2. Remove surfacing at northeast corner of the intersection for turn lane construction
  3. Construct new turn lane & sidewalk.
  4. Install lighting, permanent signing and finalize traffic signal installation

Commuter Route Information:

  • The outside northbound lane of Minnesota Avenue is closed from 39th Street to 43rd Street. 
  • Access will be maintained to sidestreets.
  • The southbound right turn lane from Minnesota Avenue onto 41st Street is closed.
  • The outside westbound lane of 41st Street is closed at Minnesota Avenue.
  • The middle eastbound through/left turn lane of 41st Street is closed at Minnesota Avenue.
     

Project Overview

Project Summary

An eastbound right turn lane will be added at the intersection of 41st & Minnesota, as well as a westbound right turn lane at the intersection of 37th & Minnesota.  These right turn lanes will help increase the traffic capacity of each intersection.  Also as part of this project, accessible curb ramps will be upgraded at the intersections of 40th & Minnesota and 42nd & Minnesota.

Completion Date:

41st & Minnesota – 60 calendar days & by July 1, 2020
37th & Minnesota – 60 calendar days & by August 21, 2020

Contract Amount: 

$614,999.99

Contact Information

City of Sioux Falls
Kari Johnson
kjohnson@siouxfalls.org
(605) 367-8611 (office)
(605) 777-2859 (cell)

Consultant Name:

Infrastructure Design Group
Krista May
kristam@infrastructuredg.com
(605) 271-5527 (office)
(605) 929-0267 (cell)

Contractor Name:

T&R Contracting, Inc.