> November 26: Project Photos

> November 26: Project Updates

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

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, November 26 – Friday, December 2, 2016
(Work is NOT scheduled for Saturday, November 26, 2016)

All work subject to change (weather permitting)

  • Continue Phase 3 (of 3) west-side/SB roadway related construction b/t A St. & Blaine St. incl. underdrain pipe, LID footers, curb/gutter, wheelchair ramps, driveways and utility work including stormdrain inlets and pipe and streetlight/traffic signal conduit and foundations;
    • Roadway reconstruction is essentially complete (except for the final 2 inch asphalt surface layer to be installed in Spring 2017).

  • Continue construction of realigned E. Cap. St. S. Serv. Rd. (Ridge Rd. extension);

    • EB Traffic will remain on the newly installed pavement section (permanent configuration) to face WB Ridge Rd. in order to complete the remaining section.

  • Continue sidewalk reconstruction along the west side of Minn. Ave. b/t Ames St. & Dix St.;

    • During sidewalk construction, pedestrians will be diverted to temporary protected walkways in the new roadway (on the same side of the street).

  • Begin work on Minn. Ave. Bridge over East Capitol St. including sidewalk demolition and construction of new/wider sidewalk.

> November 19: Project Photos

> November 19: Project Updates

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

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, November 19 – Friday, November 25, 2016
(Work is scheduled for Saturday, November 19, 2016)

All work subject to change (weather permitting)

  • Continue Phase 3 (of 3) west-side/SB roadway related construction b/t A St. & Blaine St. incl. underdrain pipe, LID footers, curb/gutter, wheelchair ramps, driveways and utility work including stormdrain inlets and pipe and streetlight/traffic signal conduit and foundations;
    • Roadway reconstruction is essentially complete (except for the final 2 inch asphalt surface layer to be installed in Spring 2017).
  • Continue construction of realigned E. Cap. St. S. Serv. Rd. (Ridge Rd. extension);
    • EB Traffic will shift to the newly installed pavement section (permanent configuration) to face WB Ridge Rd. in order to complete the remaining section.
  • Continue sidewalk replacement/reconstruction along the west side of Minn. Ave. b/t Ames St. & Benning Rd.;
    • During sidewalk construction, pedestrians will be diverted to temporary protected walkways in the new roadway (on the same side of the street).
    • The SB Minn. Ave. @ Clay Pl. bus stop (incl. the shelter) will be reopened this week.
  • Begin Work on Minn. Ave. Bridge over East Capitol St. including sidewalk demolition and construction of new/wider sidewalk.

> November 12: Project Photos

> November 12: Project Updates

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

PROJECT UPDATE

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

All work subject to change (weather permitting).

  • Continue Phase 3 (of 3) west-side/SB new roadway reconstruction b/t A St. & Ames St. including underdrain pipe, LID footers, curb/gutter, wheelchair ramps, driveways and utility work including stormdrain inlets and pipe and streetlight/traffic signal conduit and foundations;
    • The Minn. Ave. NB bus stop @ A St. will be relocated to its permanent (& original location) @ the SE corner of Minn. Ave. & Ridge Rd.
  • Continue construction of realigned E. Cap. St. S. Serv. Rd. (Ridge Rd. extension);
  • Continue sidewalk replacement/reconstruction along the west side of Minn. Ave. b/t Blaine St. & Benning Rd;
    • During sidewalk construction, pedestrians will be diverted to temporary protected walkways in the new roadway (on the same side of the street).

    • The SB Minn. Ave. @ Clay Pl. will be closed for approximately 1 week starting Monday, November 14, 2017 in order to reconstruct the sidewalk in that area.

  • Pepco has completed its new pole work along the project corridor. All new poles have been installed and power/hardware transferred from old to new poles. RCN has also completed its overhead (OH) line transfers. The next phase of this work is the removal of the traffic signal OH communication line (to be replaced by a new underground ductbank). Once all sub-utility OH lines are transferred, Pepco will return to remove the old poles.

> November 5: Project Photos

> November 5: Project Updates

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

PROJECT UPDATE

Saturday, November 5 – Friday, November 11, 2016
(Work is scheduled for Saturday, November 5, 2016)

All work subject to change (weather permitting).

  • Continue Phase 3 (of 3) west-side/SB new roadway reconstruction b/t A St. & Blaine St. including underdrain pipe, LID footers, curb/gutter, wheelchair ramps, and utility work including stormdrain inlets and pipe and streetlight/traffic signal conduit and foundations;
  • Continue construction of realigned E. Cap. St. S. Serv. Rd. (Ridge Rd. extension);
  • Continue sidewalk replacement/reconstruction along the west side of Minn. Ave. b/t Clay Pl. & Benning Rd;
    • During sidewalk construction, pedestrians will be diverted to temporary protected walkways in the new roadway (on the same side of the street).
  • Pepco has completed its new pole work along the project corridor. All new poles have been installed and power/hardware transferred from old to new poles. RCN has also completed its overhead (OH) line transfers. The next phase of this work is the removal of the traffic signal OH communication line (to be replaced by a new underground ductbank). Once all sub-utility OH lines are transferred, Pepco will return to remove the old poles.