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Sanitary Sewer Improvements

The City of Minneapolis makes regular improvements and repairs to the existing sanitary sewer network. Learn more about this year's improvements below.

2020 Sewer Main Repairs

13th Ave S

Project Status: Completed

Anticipated Start of Construction

September 2019

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 13th Ave S from 31st St E to Lake St E.

Project Description

Remove and replace 259 ft of 12-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

Minimal effect on residential and general traffic. A traffic control plan is available upon request.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected]

15th St E

Project Status: Completed

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 15th St E, from 3rd Ave S to 4th Ave S.

15th St E Sewer Repair Map

Project Description

Remove, replace and reroute segments of brick, ductile iron, and reinforced concrete pipe along 15th St E. This will improve sanitary flow and reduce the necessary cleaning frequency.

Traffic Impact

Traffic entering onto I-94W may be affected.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected]

30th Ave S

Project Status: Completed

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 30th Ave S, from 42nd St E to 44th St E.

Project Description

Remove and replace 700 ft of 9-in and 12-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected] 

42nd St E

Project Status: Completed

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 42nd St E, from 19th Ave S to 20th Ave S.

Project Description

Remove and replace 175 ft of 9-in and 10-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected]

Beard Ave S

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

August 2020

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Beard Ave S from 51st St to 50th St W.

Project Description

Remove and Replace 160 LF of 9” VCP sanitary main with 10” VCP and connecting MHs. This will improve sanitary flow and reduce the necessary cleaning frequency.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Henneh Kota, Project Manager, 612-673-2505, [email protected]

Dunwoody Sanitary

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

July 2020

Scope of Project

Remove and replace City of Minneapolis sewer main in the Dunwoody College of Technology parking lot

Project Description

Remove and Replace approximately 300 LF of 72” concrete sanitary pipe and connecting MHs. The existing pipe is beginning to lose shape. The repair will improve sanitary flow and reduce the necessary cleaning frequency.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Will Shutte, Project Manager; 612-673-3606 or [email protected]

Irving Ave 

Irving Ave Sanitary Sewer Improvement Project Page

Contact

Kelly MacIntyre, Project Manager; 612-673-3626 or [email protected]

Knox Ave S

Project Status: Completed

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Knox Ave S, from 56th St W to 58th St W.

Knox Ave S Sewer Repair Map

Project Description

Remove and replace 180 ft of 9-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected]

Lyndale Ave S and 58th St W

Project Status: Completed

Project Description

The City has determined that this sanitary sewer, which was originally installed in 1946, needs rehabilitation. We will replace manholes and about 193 linear feet of nine-inch clay pipe during this project.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Will Shutte, Project Manager; 612-673-3606 or [email protected]

Oakland Ave and 48th St E

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Project overview

The City has determined that this sanitary sewer, which was originally installed in 1927, needs rehabilitation. We will replace about 650 linear feet of 18-inch clay pipe and 290 linear feet of 42-inch concrete pipe during this project.

Project scope

The City will do sanitary sewer work on Oakland Ave S from 47th St E to 49th St E.

Traffic Impact

Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected]

Wenonah West

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

2020

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main  and install a Lift Station at the intersection of 54th St E and 29th Ave S.

Project Description

The pipe connecting to the MCES Interceptor is too low and it is backing up city sewer flow when these pipes are near or over capacity. By rehabilitating the pipes and adding a lift station, it will alleviate future sewer backup.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Contact

Huy Le, Project Manager; 612-499-3622 or [email protected]

2019 Sewer Main Repairs

Hoyer Heights

Project Status: Completed

This project was completed in 2019.

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main in multiple location within the Hoyer Heights subdivision of the Waite Park neighborhood.

See the full Hoyer Heights reconstruction project.

Project Description

Abandon existing sewers from backyards and relocate into the streets via open-cut excavation. Remove and replace sewer main and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Humboldt Ave S

Project Status: Completed

This project was completed in 2019.

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Humboldt Ave S, from 28th St W to Lagoon Ave.

Project Description

Remove and replace 140 ft of 12-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Lake Harriet Pkwy

Project Status: Completed

This project was completed in 2019.

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Lake Harriet Pkwy, from 44th St W to 46th St W.

Project Description

Remove and replace 122 ft of 9-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

McNair Ave S

Project Status: Completed

This project was completed in 2019.

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along McNair Ave N, from Upton Ave N to Thomas Ave N.

Project Description

Remove and replace 215 ft of 9-in VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Minimal effect on residential and general traffic.

Plymouth Ave N

Project Status: Completed

This project was completed in 2019.

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along Plymouth Ave N, from Washington Ave N to 2nd St N.

Project Description

Remove and replace 415 ft of 24-in brick pipe with VCP. This will eliminate existing settled, compacted debris in the pipe, and repair VCP sewer and adjacent manholes.

Traffic Impact

 Will affect general traffic.

Future Sewer Main Repairs

2nd St N

CIP Status Stage 2: Design

Anticipated Start of Construction

TBD

Scope of Project

Remove and replace sewer main along 2nd St N from Broadway Ave to 10th Ave N.

Project Description

Remove and replace 3,000 ft of brick pipes with VCP. This will eliminate existing cracks, holes, and fractures.

Traffic Impact

 Traffic will be closed on 2nd St N and redirected onto Washington Ave N.

 

Last updated Jun 18, 2020

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