Quentin Ave/Hwy 13 Improvements

Quentin Avenue and Highway 13

Location

Quentin Avenue and Highway 13.

Summary

Trunk Highway 13 is a major commercial freight corridor with high traffic volumes. The project will include the following:

  • Realignment of the Quentin Avenue intersection to a new location approximately 125 feet to the west.
  • Reconstruction of Lynn Avenue north of TH 13.

Community Benefits

  • Improve the operational and safety characteristics of the roadway
  • Improve access to the freight terminals north of TH 13

Quentin Avenue Highway 13 Map

View the map as an attachment.

Timeline

Construction will begin in late fall of 2011 and will be completed by November 1, 2012.

Update

10/17/12   The contractor will begin removing barriers on TH 13 late the evening of 10/19/12; this will allow TH 13 and the Lynn Avenue intersection to re-open.  Some evening the week of 10/29/12, the Lynn Avenue/TH 13 intersection will be closed briefly to complete a mill and overlay of the bituminous pavement; this work would begin after 7:00pm on the selected evening.  123rd Street at Palmer Avenue will be closed from 10/22/12 to 10/31/12 for utility and street work; traffic will be routed around the closure.

Contractor

Ames Construction Co.

City Contact

John Powell
Public Works Director/City Engineer
952-882-2672

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