6th Street West Improvements

A brief reminder: The 6th Street W. corridor is closed to all thru traffic, including pedestrian traffic. Please use the posted detour route along 4th Street W.

Construction Update: September 30, 2022

Work completed the week of September 26:
This week, watermain construction continued and portions of the new watermain were filled to start testing procedures. The new retaining walls along the corridor were painted. Meanwhile, new storm sewer utilities continued to be installed and Xcel Energy was onsite installing new utilities.

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Work planned the week of October 3:

Work will include:

  • Continue installation of the remaining watermain utilities.
  • Begin installation of water services to individual properties.
  • Continue the installation of new storm sewer utilities.
  • Xcel Energy will continue installation of new utilities.

 

Construction Update: September 23, 2022

Work completed the week of September 19:

This week, nearly half of the new watermain proposed in the project was installed and additional ditch finish grading improvements were completed along the corridor. Storm sewer utilities installation continued, and the removal of the existing asphalt trail began. In addition, the street reclamation from Lylewood Parkway to the west end of the project (community park) has been completed.

     

Work planned the week of September 26:

Work will include:

  • Additional watermain installation will continue near the 6th Street/Broadway Street Intersection.
  • Installation of new water services will start.
  • Testing of newly installed watermains and services will take place.


Construction Update: September 16, 2022

Work completed the week of September 12:

This week, the storm sewer utility construction continued throughout the corridor and watermain reconstruction has commenced.

Work planned the week of September 19:

Work will include:

  • Utility construction will continue within the full closure area.
  • Street work will begin from Jonathan Carver Parkway to Lylewood Parkway. Construction in this area will occur under traffic with periodic lane closures with flagging operations to complete the work. Your patience is appreciated during this phase of the project. 

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Construction Update: September 9, 2022

Work completed the week of September 5:

This week, the storm sewer utility construction continued throughout the corridor. Comcast crews were onsite to commission the recently installed utilities. Finally, grading improvements were completed to the drainage ditch that runs parallel to 6th Street West.

Work planned the week of September 12:

Work will include:

  • Watermain construction with deep excavation within the street will begin on Monday.
  • Street work will continue.


Construction Update: September 2, 2022

Work completed the week of August 29:

This week, new storm sewer utility construction began throughout the corridor. Additionally, Comcast crews finished the installation of relocated communications utility lines.

 Work planned the week of September 5:

Work will include:

  • No work on Monday, Sept. 5 (Labor Day).
  • Storm sewer construction will continue.
  • Crews will finish installing the remainder of temporary water service lines. 

 Construction Update: August 26, 2022

Work completed the week of August 22:

This week, the installation and testing of the temporary watermain took place on the corridor. Additionally, Comcast crews were onsite to continue the relocation of underground communication lines.

Work planned the week of August 29:

Work will include:

  • Storm sewer construction will begin.
  • Comcast will continue installing communication lines. 


Construction Update: August 19, 2022

Work completed the week of August 15:

This week, Broadway Street to 320 6th Street West was reclaimed and is now a gravel surface. Comcast crews installed new communication utilities on the north side of 6th Street West and temporary water service lines are in the process of being installed.

Work planned the week of August 22:

Work will include:

  • Homeowners should be on temporary water near mid to end of next week. Residents receiving temporary water service will receive fliers next week with more specifics on this process.
  • Comcast crews plan to continue work onsite, relocating communication lines underground on the north side of 6th Street West.