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1st Avenue Rehabilitation Project
Project Name:
     1st Avenue East Rehabilitation Project

Project Location:
     1st Avenue East from South 1st Street to South 3rd Street

Project Description:
  • The scope of this project includes milling the existing pavement, asphalt overlay, concrete pavement reconstruction, full depth concrete patching, repairing concrete curb & gutter sections, ADA accessible sidewalk and ramp reconstruction, and storm sewer improvements.  
  • This project will be completed in two phases. The 1st phase involves concrete repairs and storm sewer improvements.  This phase is expected to begin in late March or early April of 2017 and be completed by April 28, 2017. 
  • The 2nd phase consists of an asphalt mill and overlay. This phase is expected to begin in May of 2017 and last 3 working days.  The asphalt reconstruction has a late start date of May 15, 2017.

Project Benefits:

This project will improve the existing roadway with a new asphalt overlay, full depth concrete repairs, and curb and gutter replacement. In addition, new ADA sidewalk ramps will improve pedestrian mobility.  Click on the links below to view the project plans for Phase 1 and Phase 2.

1st Avenue East Concrete Pavement Rehabilitation Project Plans (Phase 1)
1st Avenue East Asphalt Pavement Rehabilitation Project Plans (Phase 2)

Project Status:
  • The concrete pavement reconstruction phase of this project was approved by the City Council on March 6, 2017.   Competitive quotes were received from two different contractors and the lowest quote was from Popson Construction in the amount of $29,000. The contractor is expected to start work in late March or early April depending on the weather.
  • The asphalt pavement reconstruction is currently being bid, with the sealed bids is scheduled to be opened on March 17. The preliminary plans were approved by City Council on February 21, 2017.  The City Council will have a public hearing on the final plans and may award the contract to the low bidder on April 3, 2017. The preliminary engineering cost estimate for this asphalt overlay project is $68,650. 

Estimated Project Cost:
Concrete Repairs: $30,000
Asphalt Overlay: $70,000
Total Estimated Cost: $100,000

Concrete (Phase 1) Start Date:
Concrete (Phase 1) End Date:
Asphalt (Phase 2) Start Date:
Asphalt (Phase 2) End Date:

If you have any questions about this project, please contact the Public Works Department at (641) 673-7472.

Project Status

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