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7th Street Reconstruction Project Update

Updated construction schedule:
Friday 7/12 – Contractor is reworking the soils in and around the intersection of 7th Ave N and 12th St N to meet the compaction requirements. They are also testing the watermain to check for leaks.
Monday 7/15 – Work will be focused on installing the sanitary sewer service to the Intermediate School as well as working on soil compaction at the intersection.
Tuesday and Wednesday (7/16 and 7/17) – Sanitary and water services will be installed and connected to the properties on 7th Ave N, between 11th St N and 12th St N. Once these connections are made, the homes will be taken off of temporary sewer and water and services to these homes will be considered live.
Thursday and Friday (7/18 and 7/19) – Contractor will begin the storm sewer at the roundabout, some storm pipe will continue down 7th Ave N, generally on the east side of the road. Depending on the delivery of the storm sewer materials, this work may start as early as Wednesday.

Once the storm sewer is completed at the intersection of 7th Ave N/ 12th St N, the contractor will begin grading the street for the roundabout construction.
Once this occurs, the pipe crew will move to the south end of the project to install sanitary sewer, watermain and storm sewer, and will work from south to north to connect at 11th Street. 

Please take note that this work will include 2 separate road closures at Rum River Dr/7th Ave N.
The first closure is anticipated for July 22nd and will only be for a few hours while the street pavement is removed, the second closure will be close to a week while the utility crossings take place. Further information will be provided as the schedule is determined. 

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