> January 29: Project Photos

Worksite conditions @ Minnesota Avenue & Dix Street/Clay Street after Blizzard Jonas – Tuesday, January 26, 2016


Worksite conditions @ Minnesota Avenue & Dix Street/Clay Street after Blizzard Jonas – Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Worksite conditions @ Minnesota Avenue & Benning Road after Blizzard Jonas – Thursday, January 28, 2016


Worksite conditions @ Minnesota Avenue & Benning Road after Blizzard Jonas – Thursday, January 28, 2016

Worksite conditions @ Minnesota Avenue & A Street/Ridge Road. after Blizzard Jonas – Tuesday, January 26, 2016


Worksite conditions @ Minnesota Avenue & A Street/Ridge Road. after Blizzard Jonas – Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Transferring traffic signal pole to temporary foundation @ the NW corner of Minnesota Avenue & Ames Street


Transferring traffic signal pole to temporary foundation @ the NW corner of Minnesota Avenue & Ames Street


> January 29: Project Updates

Minnesota Avenue Revitalization Phase 1
from A St., SE to 300 ft. south of Benning Rd., NE

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, January 30 – Friday, February 5, 2016 (Work is NOT scheduled for Saturday, January 30, 2016)

All work subject to change (weather permitting).

  • Continue stormdrain pipe installations and stormdrain inlet installations between E. Capitol St. Bridge & Blaine St.
  • Continue streetlight/traffic signal manhole/conduit installation b/t Blaine St. & Clay Pl. 
  • Continue new water service installations between E. Capitol St. & Benning Rd.
  • Prepare for final watermain tie-in @ & Benning Rd.
  • Perform final watermain and water service tie-ins at various locations project wide.
    • This work will water service disruptions, including day and/or night shutdowns. Advance door-to-door notifications will be provided by DC Water when testing is completed and schedules finalized.
  • Begin roadway reconstruction between E. Capitol St. Bridge & Blaine St.
    • This work was postponed last week, but is expected to begin this week. It includes the closure of eastbound Ames St. @ Minn. Ave., thereby closing the ramp access to inbound E. Capitol St.  A detour to direct southbound Minn. Ave. to inbound E. Capitol St. will be implemented.  Westbound Ames St. and access to inbound E. Capitol St. via the ramp from Ridge Rd. and northbound Minn. will remain open.  The closure is expected to be in effect toward the end of the week or early the following week.  DDOT will issue a traffic advisory prior to implementation.

> January 22: Project Photos

Unloading new stormwater catch basin  


Unloading new stormwater catch basin

 

Installation of new fire hydrant on Minnesota Avenue between Dix Street & Benning Road


Installation of new fire hydrant on Minnesota Avenue between Dix Street & Benning Road

Installation of new water service line @ the Apex Care Pharmacy @ Minnesota Avenue & Clay Place


Installation of new water service line @ the Apex Care Pharmacy @ Minnesota Avenue & Clay Place

Installation of new stormwater catch basin on Minnesota Avenue between Ames Street & Blaine Street


Installation of new stormwater catch basin on Minnesota Avenue between Ames Street & Blaine Street


> January 22: Project Update

Minnesota Avenue Revitalization Phase 1
from A St., SE to 300 ft. south of Benning Rd., NE

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, January 23 – Friday, January 29, 2016
(Work is NOT scheduled for Saturday, January 23, 2016 due to the weekend blizzard)

All work subject to change (weather permitting).

* Continue stormdrain pipe installations and stormdrain inlet installations between E. Capitol St. Bridge & Blaine St.

* Continue streetlight/traffic signal manhole/conduit installation b/t Blaine St. & Clay Pl.

* Continue new water service installations between E. Capitol St. & Benning Rd.

* Prepare for final watermain tie-in @ & Benning Rd.

* Perform final watermain and water service tie-ins at various locations project wide.

o This work will water service disruptions, including day and/or night shutdowns. Advance door-to-door notifications will be provided by DC Water when testing is completed and schedules finalized.

* Begin roadway reconstruction between E. Capitol St. Bridge & Blaine St.

o This work was postponed last week, but is expected to begin this week. It includes the closure of eastbound Ames St. @ Minn. Ave., thereby closing the ramp access to inbound E. Capitol St. A detour to direct southbound Minn. Ave. to inbound E. Capitol St. will be implemented. Westbound Ames St. and access to inbound E. Capitol St. via the ramp from Ridge Rd. and northbound Minn. will remain open. The closure is expected to be in effect toward the end of the week or early the following week. DDOT will issue a traffic advisory prior to implementation.