Construction Projects - 2017 Season

2017 Chip Seal Project -

Improvement 17-02


Chip Seal Project begins Wed 5/24 and will take approximately two days to complete.

    

Map: 2017 Chip Seal Project


 
Airport Utility Extension - Improvement 14-15


Project limits are generally along the State Highway 210 corridor between East Street and the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport, and along the East Street corridor from TH 210 to the Evergreen Interceptor west of 1st Avenue Northeast.

Project elements include the construction of new water and sanitary trunk lines along State Highway 210, reconstruction and rehabilitation of the existing trunk sanitary sewer system under E Street between the north-south interceptor west of 1st Avenue Northeast to the 8th Avenue Northeast/Mill Avenue intersection area, and the construction of a water booster station and multiple sanitary lift stations in Lum Park and along the State Highway 210 corridor to operate the system under design flows.

Construction is currently under winter suspension.  Work will continue and be completed in the Spring of 2017.
  
You can see more about the Airport Utility Extension Project by visiting Short Elliot Hendrickson's (SEH) website at http://www.sehinc.com/online/brd.  Here, you can find monthly project update memos, a project map, and the original Basis of Design Report.

​Jackson Street - City Improvement 14-03 - SAP 108-129-002

The City of Brainerd and the Contractor, Tri-City Paving, Incorporated will be working together to resurface Jackson Street from NW 4th Street (Riverside Drive) to the Brainerd City Limits.

Work will include removing the old pavement and gravel, re-grading the subgrade, placement of new gravel base, and placing a new bituminous surface.  Minor driveway, curb and gutter, and approach work will also be done as part of the project.

A sidewalk is planned to be incorporated as part of the project on the south side of the street.  There will also be bike lanes added as part of the project, and parking eliminated on both sides of the street.

​Construction Detour

A detour is planned for this work on Jackson Street and includes Baxter Drive, State Highway 210, and NW 4th Street (Riverside Drive).  The route will be open for local traffic to traverse through the work zone.

Construction Schedule


This project is substantially complete.  Contractor is working on punchlist items.

Buffalo Hills Lane - City Improvement 16-13 - SAP 108-136-003

The City of Brainerd and the Contractor, Tri-City Paving, Incorporated will be working together to resurface Buffalo Hills Lane from S 6th Street to Graydon Avenue.

Work will include removing the old pavement and gravel, re-grading the subgrade, placement of new gravel base, and placing a new bituminous surface.  Minor driveway, curb and gutter, and approach work will also be done as part of the project.

​Construction Detour

A detour is planned for this work on Buffalo Hills Lane and includes the use of Crestview Lane, Woodland Hills Lane, Greenwood Street, and Business 371.

Construction 

Schedule
The Contractor is currently performing removals on the project site.  The pavement is expected to be removed on Thursday, August 3rd.  More removals, concrete work, placement of gravel, and paving are anticipated to begin Thursday, August 3rd and continue through August 18.

The road will be open to local traffic throughout the construction.

Oak Street - City Improvement 14-01 - SAP 108-113-007

The City of Brainerd and the Contractor, Tri-City Paving, Incorporated will be working together to mill and overlay Oak Street from S 6th Street and SE 19th Street.

Work will include milling of the existing pavement surface and placement of a new bituminous surface to correct rutting issues in the current pavement.

All ADA sidewalk curb ramps are being replaced as part of the project.

​Construction Detour

No construction detour is planned for Oak Street.  However, traffic on side streets may have limited access to Oak Street at different times during construction along with Oak Street having shoulder closures throughout the project.

Construction Schedule


This project is substantially complete.  Striping and punchlist items are anticipated to be done the week of August 7.

NW Brainerd Street Resurfacing Project - 11 Blocks of Street Resurfacing in NW Brainerd - City Improvement 16-10


The City of Brainerd is has contracted with Anderson Brothers Construction of Brainerd, LLC to construct the roads listed below in northwest Brainerd.

  • NW 8th Street: Charles Street to Washington Street and Washington Street to James Street
  • NW 7th Street: Charles Street to Washington Street
  • NW 5th Street: Williams Street to Washington Street
  • NW 3rd Street: Washington Street to James Street
  • James Street: NW 8th Street to NW 6th Street and NW 4th Street to NW 2nd Street
  • Williams Street: NW 5th Street to NW 4th Street
This work consists of removing the existing bituminous and gravel section, preparing a new sub-grade, and rebuilding a new section to a 9 Ton design standard with new gravel base and bituminous surfacing.  There is also minor curb and gutter, driveway and storm sewer work to be done in conjunction with this project.  Project is projected to be started and completed in the spring/summer/fall of 2017.

​Construction Detour


No construction detour is planned for the construction taking place on these streets.  However, local traffic will be maintained throughout the project construction.  Traffic Control will be placed on August 11, 2017.

Project Schedule

Please see the project schedule below for the most up to date information.

Project Schedule

​South 6th Street East Frontage Road Reconstruction Project - CR 117 (Industrial Park Road) to Wright Street - City Improvement 15-12


The City of Brainerd is has contracted with Anderson Brothers Construction of Brainerd, LLC to construct the S 6th Street East Frontage Road.

This work consists or removing the existing bituminous and gravel section, preparing and re-grading the entire sub-grade, placement of new storm sewer and curb and gutter, and replacement of the gravel and bituminous section to meet a 7 Ton design standard.  The project is projected to be started and completed in the spring/summer/fall of 2017.

​Construction Detour


No construction detour is planned for the construction taking place on these streets.  However, local traffic will be maintained throughout the project construction.  Traffic Control will be placed on August 11, 2017.

Project Schedule

Please see the project schedule below for the most up to date information.

Project Schedule