News By Category: Hennepin County
Despite weather challenges, such as heavy rains this summer, crews have kept the Golden Valley Rd (County Rd 66) bridge project on schedule. Last weekend, they successfully completed the concrete foundation for the new bridge over Bassett Creek, the most time-intensive step of the project.
Due to the nature of the work, the geography of the area, and the levels of traffic local streets are designed for, all through motor vehicle traffic on Golden Valley Rd (County Rd 66) needs to use the official detour to get around the Golden Valley Rd bridge closure.
As part of CenterPoint Energy’s 2018 Belt Line Project, crews will close Theodore Wirth Parkway at Zenith Ave June 1-8 to install the natural gas main. Dates of week-long closure may vary a few days depending on the weather.
For the past few months, crews have been working toward completing many final tasks on the Douglas Drive project. This work will include closing some lanes on Hwy 55 at the Douglas Dr intersection starting mid- to late-week May 28.
Start summer off on the right foot with the four-week Step To It Challenge. The free program runs May 1-28 and is open to everyone.
Work is under way on CenterPoint Energy’s Golden Valley Road 2018 Belt Line Project, which will replace an existing natural gas pipeline in Golden Valley. Expect lane restrictions and road closures.
Starting Thursday, April 12, construction crews will begin removing trees inside the county right-of-way along the Golden Valley Road Bridge over Bassett Creek. The work will be done during daytime hours and is expected to take two days, weather permitting. Expect travel delays and some dust and noise.