> March 25: Project Photos

> 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 25 – Friday, March 31, 2017
(Work is scheduled on Saturday, March 25th, 2017)

All work subject to change (weather permitting)

  • Continue east-side sidewalk reconstruction b/t A St. & Benning Rd.;
    • During east-side sidewalk reconstruction, pedestrians are directed to use the west-side sidewalk b/t B St. & Ames St and to use the temporary protected walkways in the roadway b/t Ames St. & Dix St.
    • Pedestrians attempting to cross to the west side of Minn. Ave. from Ridge Rd. are directed to use the Ridge Rd. south-side sidewalk toward Minn. Ave.  Please do not cross through the closed workzone!
  • Continue east-side bioretention cell/LID footings & interior tier wall installations b/t A St. & Clay Pl. and on Ridge Rd.;
  • Continue east-side reconstruction of property walls and steps b/t Ames St. & Blaine St.;
  • Modify SE corner of Minn. Ave. & Ames St. and the NE & SE corners of Minn. Ave. & Ridge Rd. to increase radius for bus turns.
  • Continue installation of new streetlight & traffic signal poles project-wide;
  • Prepare to abandon existing 8” water main, west side in front of Subway/DLTR.

> March 18: Project Photos

> 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 18 – Friday, March 24, 2017
(Work is scheduled on Saturday, March 18th, 2017)

All work subject to change (weather permitting)

  • Continue east-side sidewalk reconstruction b/t A St. & Clay Pl.;
    • During east-side sidewalk reconstruction, pedestrians are directed to use the west-side sidewalk b/t B St. & Ames St and to use the temporary protected walkways in the roadway b/t Ames St. & Dix St.
    • Pedestrians attempting to cross to the west side of Minn. Ave. from Ridge Rd. are directed to use the Ridge Rd. south-side sidewalk toward Minn. Ave.  Please do not cross through the closed workzone!
  • Continue east-side bioretention cell/LID footings & interior tier wall installations b/t A St. & Clay Pl. and on Ridge Rd.;
  • Continue east-side reconstruction of property walls and steps b/t Ames St. & Clay Pl.;
  • Continue work to lower existing Pepco vault @ the SE corner of Minn. Ave. & Dix St. to proposed sidewalk grade;
  • Continue installation of new streetlight & traffic signal poles project-wide;
  • Abandon existing 8” water main, west side in front of Subway/DLTR

> March 11: Project Photos

> 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 11 – Friday, March 17, 2017
(Work is NOT scheduled on Saturday, March 11th, 2017)

All work subject to change (weather permitting)

  • Continue east-side sidewalk reconstruction b/t A St. & Clay Pl.;
    • During east-side sidewalk reconstruction, pedestrians are directed to use the west-side sidewalk b/t B St. & Ames St and to use the temporary protected walkways in the roadway b/t Ames St. & Dix St.
    • Pedestrians attempting to cross to the west side of Minn. Ave. from Ridge Rd. are directed to use the Ridge Rd. south-side sidewalk toward Minn. Ave.  Please do not cross through the closed workzone!
  • Continue east-side bioretention cell/LID footings & interior tier wall installations b/t A St. & Blaine St.;
  • Continue east-side reconstruction of property walls and steps b/t Ames St. & Clay Pl.;
  • Continue installation of new streetlight & traffic signal poles project-wide;
  • Remove remaining old wood utility poles, east side b/t Blaine St. & Benning Rd.
    • This work will resume Thursday evening, March 16th, 2017 and continue overnight if necessary.

> March 4: Project Photos

> 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 4 – Friday, March 10, 2017
(Work is scheduled on Saturday, March 4th, 2017)

All work subject to change (weather permitting)

  • Complete west-side sidewalk reconstruction at the SW corner of the bridge;
  • Continue east-side bridge sidewalk widening construction;
    • Peds wishing to cross bridge @ e. side will be diverted to w. side of Minn. Ave. from Ames St. & to the s. side of Ridge Rd. from Anacostia Rd.
  • Continue east-side sidewalk reconstruction b/t Clay Pl. & A St.;
    • Peds will be diverted to temporary protected walkways in the roadway (on same side of street) except b/t A St. & Ridge Rd. where pedestrians will be diverted to the west side of Minn. Ave.
  • Continue east-side bioretention cell/LID structure footing installations b/t Blaine St. & A St.;
  • Continue east-side reconstruction of property walls b/t Blaine St. & Clay Pl.;
  • Continue east-side low coping wall construction (back of sidewalk areas) b/tClay Pl. & Dix St.;
  • Begin relocation of Comcast OH comm. line from old to new Pepco poles;
    • This work will continue during the overnight Wednesday into Thursday morning.
  • Remove old Pepco poles from e. side of the project b/t A St & Benning Rd.;
  • Continue installation of new streetlight and traffic signal poles.