2020 Street Project

Project Updates

Below are the most recent project updates and their informational documents. If you have questions, please contact the Engineering Division at 763-572-3554.

September 21, 2020 - Extended Closure, Ruth Street

Extended Closure: Ruth Street will remain closed south of Ely Street until the end of the day Thursday, 9/24.

 Paving the remaining gravel streets has been rescheduled for this upcoming Thursday & Friday. No future closures are anticipated as part of the project. A more formal paving notice with a map will be provided on Wednesday, 9/23. Thank you for your ongoing patience. Keep hanging in there, we are nearing completion!

September 18, 2020 - Ruth Street Closure Update

Ruth Street will remain closed south of Ely Street until the end of the day Tuesday, 9/22.

Paving the remaining gravel streets is scheduled for this upcoming Tuesday. No future closures are anticipated as part of the project. A more formal paving notice with a map will be provided on Monday, 9/21. Thank you for your ongoing patience. Hang in there, we are nearing completion!

Ruth Street Closure Map and Detour(PDF)

September 14, 2020 - Road Closure Notice

Ruth Street will be closed at Hugo Street at 9:00 AM, Tuesday, 9/15. Access to Ruth Street from Hugo Street will reopen at the end of day Friday, 9/18. These measures are being taken to minimize longer closure periods and inconveniences. Thank you for your ongoing patience. See below map for suggested routes through the neighborhood.

Ruth Street Closure Map and Detours (PDF)

 

September 4th, 2020

Watermain replacement work will continue the week of September 7th on Longfellow Street and street grading and paving will be taking place as well. The weekly update provides more detailed information on activities happening in the next week. Please click the link below.

Official Emailed Public Notice (PDF) September 4, 2020

August 26, 2020

Street Paving is going to begin on Ironton, Hugo, and Ely Streets and Ashton Avenue on Thursday, August 27th. The contractor will begin at 7:00 am on Ironton Street and will work south. It is important to stay off the new pavement for as long as possible. Driveways will be accessable by end of day. Please see important parking information in the emailed notice and contact the Engineering department with questions.

Official Emailed Notice - Aug 26th (PDF)

August 19, 2020

Concrete Driveways, curb and gutter have begun being poured in the project area. Street reclamation is also continuing this week along with watermain and hydrant replacement. Please see notice below for the latest information

Official Emailed Notice - August 19, 2020 Curb and Gutter (PDF)

Temporary Mailbox clusters have been set up for Ely Street, Longfellow Street and Liberty Street. Ely Street will return to regular mail service beginning Thursday, August 20th. For further information, please reference the emailed public notice. As always, contact the Engineering Division with any questions.

Official Emailed Notice - August 19, 2020 (PDF)

August 14, 2020

Street Reclamation will begin on remaining streets starting Monday, August 17th. This will be followed immediately by grading to prepare the base and provide a drivable surface. For specific streets in project area that will be affected as well as some important reminders about parking, please see the emailed notice below.

Official Emailed Notice, August 14, 2020 (PDF)

August 6, 2020

Mail service on Liberty Street will be temporarily moved to a mailbox cluster on the corner of Ashton Ave and Liberty Street due to watermain replacement taking place beginning August 7th. More information can be found in the emailed update below. 

Official Emailed Notice - August 7, 2020 (PDF)

July 30, 2020

A temporary watermain connection will be provided to homes while watermain replacement occurs over the next week on Ely, Liberty and Longfellow Street. Detailed information can be found in the emailed public notice. Please contact Engineering with questions.

Official Emailed Notice - July 30th, 2020 (PDF)

July 20, 2020

Construction is anticipated to being the week of July 27th and will begin with pavement removal and replacement, concrete curb, watermain and fire hydrant replacement. More information can be found, including a tentative construction schedule, in the latest emailed public notice found at the link below. 

Official Mailed Public Notice (PDF) July 20, 2020

July 2, 2020

The City has awarded the project to C&L Excavating of St. Joseph, MN. A preconstruction meeting will be held on Wednesday, July 8th and we will have a more formalized project schedule to share. It is anticipated construction will begin in late July. More information can be found in the emailed update to residents found below. Please sign up for updates by emailing web-StreetProjects@fridleymn.gov.

Official Mailed Notice (PDF)

May 5, 2020

Information was mailed to affected residents on Tuesday, May 5th regarding the tentative construction schedule and information on how to get updates during the project due to the pandemic. All information will be posted on the project website as well as via email. You can sign up for email updates by contacting web-streetProjects@fridleymn.gov

Official Mailed Notice

April 22, 2020


The City of Fridley’s 2020 Street Rehabilitation Project is anticipated to begin this summer. The project is currently out for bids. A start date will be available once a contractor is awarded the project mid-May. Given the current pandemic the City will be posting future project updates and notifications on the 2020 Street Project page. Residents are encouraged to contact web-StreetProjects@fridleymn.gov and request to be added to the mailing list to receive project updates via email.

November 25, 2019

A public hearing was held on Monday, November 25 at 7 p.m.

A preliminary assessment notice was mailed to all affected properties. A copy of the questionnaire will also be mailed out to all properties. We are also seeking feedback for this project on Polco.

Open House Presentation

An open house was held on Wednesday, September 17th to give an overview of the project and what to expect. If you were unable to attend this open house or would like to review the presentation, you can download the presentation. 

September 17th Presentation

You can also fill out the Street Project Questionnaire at online.This information is important for the project managers as they design and plan for the project. Below is the assessment map. 

If you have further questions please contact Engineering at 763-572-3554.

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Project Overview

The project area is bounded by Ashton Avenue to the east, East River Road to the west, Ironton Street to the north and 79th Way to the south. The work will include pavement resurfacing, concrete curb repairs, watermain replacement in select segments, aging fire hydrant replacement and miscellaneous utility maintenance. The proposed improvements will be presented at the open house tentatively scheduled for 6:00 PM, September 17th, at City Hall.

FAQs

A list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) and construction information can be found here. Please contact Engineering if you have further questions at 763-572-3554.

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ST2020-01 Street Rehabilitation Project Map 190806