Heselton Construction of Faribault, Minnesota will begin street reconstruction on Summit Avenue (from Boxrud Street to 430’ North), Pleasantview Avenue (Summit Avenue to 290’ West), West 5th Street (from Buchanan Street to Washington Street), West 6th Street (from Buchanan Street to Washington Street), Buchanan Street (from West 6th Street to 200’ South of West 7th Street), and Jefferson Street (from West 4th Street to West 5th Street) beginning August 13th. Construction crews will begin work on West 6th Street, West 5th Street, Buchanan Street, and Jefferson Street. The street surface will be removed to begin reconstruction of water mains, water services, sanitary sewer mains, sanitary sewer services, storm sewer, aggregate base, concrete curb & gutters, and bituminous pavement as part of the City of Red Wing’s 2012 Street Reconstruction Project. Updated news release will be issued as the project progresses.
Street closures for through traffic will be necessary throughout the various phases of construction on this project and will be signed accordingly. Alternate routes will be necessary throughout the project as the work progresses on this project. City crews appreciate the cooperation and patience of neighbors, drivers, and pedestrians during this time of inconvenience. The entire reconstruction project is expected to be completed by October 13th.
Motorists are encouraged to stay alert and drive carefully through all work zones and use alternate routes whenever possible.
Contact: Alan Holm, Project CoordinatorEngineering Department651.385.3624