> March 25: Project Updates

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

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, March 26 – Friday, April 1, 2016
(Work is NOT scheduled for Saturday, March 26, 2016)

All work subject to change (weather permitting).

  • Continue roadway demolition/reconstruction including curb & gutter b/t A St. & Dix St.;
  • Begin roadway demolition/reconstruction on the north leg of Clay Pl., westbound side, b/t McDonalds and Minn. Ave. (Clay Pl. will become 1 way eastbound in this section).
  • Continue roadway subgrade and underdrain pipe installation b/t Blaine St. &  Dix St.;
  • Continue stormdrain manhole, pipe & inlet installations b/t A St. & Benning Rd.
  • Continue streetlight/traffic signal manhole/conduit installation b/t A St. & Benning Rd.
  • Continue curb/gutter & wheelchair ramp installations b/t E. Capitol St. Bridge & Dix St.
  • Continue streetlight pole foundation installations b/t Ames St. & Clay Pl.
  • Complete installation of watermain tie-ins at Ridge Rd., east of Minn. Ave. which completes all new watermain and water service installations.  The abandonment of the old watermain remains at some locations.

> March 18: Project Photos

Exposing existing 3 ft.-9 in. SD tunnel for SDMH 21 installation

Exposing existing 3 ft.-9 in. SD tunnel for SDMH 21 installation

Lowering standard double inlet I-48 into trench just south of Dix St.

Lowering standard double inlet I-48 into trench just south of Dix St.

Forming Doghouse SDMH 21 atop existing 3 ft.-9 in. SD tunnel

Forming Doghouse SDMH 21 atop existing 3 ft.-9 in. SD tunnel

New granite curb installed between Ames St. & Blaine St.

New granite curb installed between Ames St. & Blaine St.


> March 18: Project Updates

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

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, March 19 – Friday, March 25, 2016
(Work IS scheduled for Saturday, March 19, 2016)

All work subject to change (weather permitting).

  • Continue roadway demolition/reconstruction b/t A St. & Dix St.;
  • Continue roadway subgrade and underdrain pipe installation b/t Blaine St. &  Dix St.;
  • Continue stormdrain manhole, pipe & inlet installations b/t A St. & Benning Rd.
  • Continue streetlight/traffic signal manhole/conduit installation b/t A St. & Benning Rd.
  • Continue curb/gutter & wheelchair ramp installations b/t E. Capitol St. Bridge & Dix St.
  • Begin streetlight pole foundation installations b/t Ames St. & Clay Pl.
  • Perform final watermain / water service tie-ins on Ridge Rd., east of Minn. Ave.
    • This work will include a water service disruption and is tentatively scheduled for 10PM-6AM Thursday, March 24-25, 2016. Advance door-to-door notifications and details will be provided by DC Water once schedule is finalized.

> March 11: Project Photos

Concrete footing for curb & gutter sections adjacent to Low Impact Development (LID) structures

Concrete footing for curb & gutter sections adjacent to Low Impact Development (LID) structures

New granite curb installation on Minn. Ave., east side, between Ames St. & Blaine St.

New granite curb installation on Minn. Ave., east side, between Ames St. & Blaine St.


Forming base for new SDMH 21 atop existing SD pipe on Minn. Ave. between Dix St. & Benning Rd.

Forming base for new SDMH 21 atop existing SD pipe on Minn. Ave. between Dix St. & Benning Rd.

New Inlet I-13 adjusted to match top of new granite curb on Minn. Ave., east side, just south of Ames St.

New Inlet I-13 adjusted to match top of new granite curb on Minn. Ave., east side, just south of Ames St.



> March 11: Project Updates

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

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, March 12 – Friday, March 18, 2016
(Work is NOT scheduled for Saturday, March 12, 2016)

All work subject to change (weather permitting).

  • Continue roadway demolition/reconstruction b/t Ridge Rd. & Clay Pl.
  • Continue roadway subgrade and underdrain pipe installation b/t Ridge Rd. & Clay Pl.
  • Continue stormdrain manhole, pipe & inlet installations b/t A St. & Benning Rd.
  • Continue streetlight/traffic signal manhole/conduit installation b/t A St. & Benning Rd.
  • Continue curb/gutter & wheelchair ramp installations b/t E. Capitol St. Bridge & Clay Pl.
  • Begin streetlight pole foundation installations b/t Ames St. & Clay Pl.
  • Perform final watermain / water service tie-ins on Ridge Rd., east of Minn. Ave.
    • This work will include a water service disruption and is tentatively scheduled for 10PM-6AM Thursday, March 17-18, 2016. Advance door-to-door notifications and details will be provided by DC Water once schedule is finalized.

> March 4: Project Updates

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

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, March 5 – Friday, March 11, 2016
(Work is NOT scheduled for Saturday, March 5, 2016)

All work subject to change (weather permitting).

  • Shift northbound Minn. Ave. traffic to the roadway center b/t A St. & Ridge Rd.
  • Close westbound Ames St. b/t Anacostia Rd. & Minn Ave. See Traffic Advisory for additional information.
  • Continue roadway subgrade and underdrain pipe installation b/t Ames St. & Blaine St.
  • Continue roadway demolition/reconstruction on Ames St. and b/t Blaine St. & Clay Pl.
  • Continue stormdrain manhole, pipe & inlet installations b/t A St. & Benning Rd.
  • Continue streetlight/traffic signal manhole/conduit installation b/t A St. & Benning Rd.
  • Begin curb and gutter & wheelchair ramp installations b/t E. Capitol St. Bridge & Clay Pl.
  • Perform final watermain / water service tie-ins on Minn. Ave. b/t Clay Pl. & Benning Rd.
    • This work will include a water service disruption currently scheduled for 10PM-6AM Tuesday-Wednesday, March 8-9. Advance door-to-door notifications and details will be provided by DC Water.