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350 South 5th Street
RM 203 City Hall
Minneapolis, MN  55415-1390


edgewater map

Edgewater and
Cedar Ave 
Residential Resurfacing

Project Type:
This is a paving resurfacing project. Resurfacing projects use a mill and overlay process. This process will consist of removing a portion of the existing asphalt pavement surface and placing a new surface over the entire street. The purpose of the resurfacing program is to extend the life of a roadway by approximately 10 years. Without this program, streets in the in the program would not see surface improvements for many years.
Edgewater was originally paved in 1978.
Cedar Ave S was originally paved in 1962.

Project Limits:
The Edgewater Residential Project is located in south Minneapolis and is bounded by 54th St E on the north, Edgewater Ave N on the east, 58th St E on the south, and 12th Ave S on the west.
Cedar Ave, last paved in 1962 between Edgewater Ave and 58th St E, will be constructed by a private contractor.  (Three Rivers Project)  Any questions should be directed to Don Pflaum, 612-673-2129.

Construction Start Date:
August 26th and as utility work permits.

Duration of Construction:
The project is scheduled for completion the week of September 22nd.

Traffic Impact:
The work will be performed during full or partial road closures. Please note that street parking will be impacted and short term intermittent access restrictions may occur. When construction work will be done on a particular street in the project area, the street will be posted NO PARKING prior to work on that particular street.

Pre-Public Hearing:
6:30 PM, Thursday, June 12, Lake Nokomis Community Center
Formal Public Hearing:

9:30 AM, Tuesday, June 17, Council Chambers, City Hall, 350 South 5th Street, 3rd Floor

Pre-payment Information:
Prepayment is made to the Minneapolis Finance Department. Pay statements are sent only by request and the taxpayer is solely responsible for obtaining said statement. Full prepayments may be accepted only through December 31st, 2014 without interest. Partial prepayments are not provided for. No further notice of prepayment will be published. Persons who wish to prepay the entire assessment lump sum without interest charges may do so by contacting the Minneapolis City Engineer's Special Assessment Office, 309 2nd Ave S, Room 209, Minneapolis, MN 55401-2268, or telephone (612)673-2401.

Contact: Chris Trembath 612-919-1196

Project Updates:

October 29, 2014: There was another sewer failure on 16th Ave S between 57th St E and Edgewater Blvd.  As a result, the street resurfacing will not be completed until another repair is made to the sewer line.  The timeline is currently undetermined.

October 21, 2014: Sewer failure on 16th Ave S between 57th St E and Edgewater Blvd will be resurfaced and should be completed by October 28th.

October 17, 2014: 
The project is complete except for Cedar Ave, which will be done next year.
September 17, 2014: Milling is complete on the project.  Paving will be taking place daily until the project is complete the week of September 22nd.
September 9, 2014:  Milling and paving will be taking place between September 8th and September 24th.
September 2, 2014:  Five blocks are milled.  Waiting for private and public utility work to be completed.

(Note: Project information may change due to scheduling, weather, or other factors outside of our control. Listings will be updated as new information becomes available.) Citizens concerned with pedestrian access during construction should contact the project manager directly.

Last updated Mar 31, 2016



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