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Street Closures

CenterPoint Energy Gas Line Replacement – In the next couple of months you will see Michels Pipeline of Rogers, Minnesota installing a new gas main.  Work will take place in multiple areas within the City.  The first area encompasses the perimeter of South Minnesota Avenue to South Seventh Street and from Stones Way to Broadway Avenue.  The second area encompasses South Fourth Street to Lincoln Drive and from Grace Street to Madison Street.

In the noted areas, crews will be installing a new high pressure gas main with private service lines to follow.  This work will continue to the end of the year with crews returning in the spring to finish installing private services.  Temporary restoration will be completed by crews before winter with permanent restoration being completed in the spring of 2019.  If you have any questions feel free to call Public Works at 507-934-0670.


Seal Coating

As a part of the City's annual street maintenance program, the City performs a task called "seal coating". The city is divided into sections and the work is completed on a 5 -6 year rotating basis in each section.  This year the task will be taking place in mid-August there is a North and South section.  Below are the listed streets affected, there will also be citywide trails sealed at the same time.

The streets to be seal coated this year include:

  • North Washington Avenue – North of Dodd Avenue
  • North Welco Drive
  • East Welco Drive
  • West Welco Drive
  • Knight Street
  • Boulder Street
  • Rock Ridge Lane
  • Bassford Street
  • Stark Street
  • Moore Drive
  • York Street
  • Turpin Street
  • Bunker Street
  • North Sunrise Drive
  • Klein Street
  • Marshall Street
  • Gault Street – North of Dodd Avenue
  • Orchard Street
  • Orchard Ridge
  • Jefferson Avenue – Between Nicollet Avenue and South Seventh Street
  • Valley View Road
  • Nicollet Avenue
  • Daniel Street
  • Engessner Street
  • Wettergren Street
  • West Menk Drive
  • Aspen Drive
  • Riverview Road
  • Rockbend Parkway
  • Pine Pointe Curve