Road Projects

2022 City of Rice Lake Road Projects

  • Gothenburg Road:
    • Start Date: TBD
    • Project Description: Finish up work on ditching/culvert replacement started three years ago.
    • Contractor: Viele Contracting
  • Kingston Road:
    • Start Date: Week of May 31
    • Project Description: Building up the approach on the last 500 feet of road adjacent to the Howard Gnesen Road.
    • Contractor: Greg Kunst & Sons
  • 1st Ave South:
    • Start Date: June 13, 2022
    • Project Description: Widening the south end from the City limits back north to the “S” turn. Project is confined to the east side only. Ditch to be filled in, concrete curb and widen road surface with three feet of new asphalt.  The road will be closed to thru traffic during the day for worker's safety, but open again at night.
    • Contractor: Digger Darrel D. Johnson Excavating
  • Stavanger Road:
    • Start Date: TBD
    • Project Description: This road will be opened to Martin Road later this summer once the contractor has completed the utility work as required for the assisted living home.
  • Willard Road:
    • Start Date: TBD
    • Project Description: Replace the cross culvert of Willard and Rutter Rd. This culvert replacement will be larger to take the stream flows along Rutter Rd. from north of the Calvary Rd. water shed. This is the second step in the Rutter Rd. rebuild project, with next year having the reconstruct of the road bed from Calvary Rd. south to Willard Rd. 
  • Other Projects:
    • Start Date: TBD
    • Project Description: In conjunction with the County, as they are in the area of E. Calvary Rd., we will have their Contractor do chip sealing on Chicago Avenue, Austin Street, and 3rd Ave South

 

    • Start Date: TBD
    • Project Description: Seal cracking will be done on the Rice Lake Dam Rd., and 1st Ave. South.

 

    • Start Date: TBD
    • Project Description: Striping will be done on the Rice Lake Dam Rd., 1st Ave South, Chicago Ave., and Austin Street. These measures will add life to these roads.

2022 St. Louis County Road Projects In or Near the City of Rice Lake

  • Rehbein Road: Mill and overlay between Howard Gnesen and Arnold Roads.
  • W. Tischer Road: Mill and overlay between Eagle Lake and Jean Duluth Roads.

West Arrowhead Road, Woodland Avenue, and Snively Road:  The project involves the mill and overlay of Woodland Avenue (CSAH 9) between Snively Road and West Arrowhead Road, with curb and median replacement. This section of Woodland Avenue will also be widened to accommodate dual right turns onto Snively Road. Lastly, it will also include 2 traffic signal replacements. The Arrowhead Road (MSAS 160) portion consists of a mill and overlay of Arrowhead Road from Dodge Street to Woodland Avenue. The Snively Road (CSAH 37) portion consists of a mill and overlay of Snively Road between Woodland Avenue and Glenwood Street. The construction on Snively Road will include road closures with a posted detour to Glenwood Street and Jean Duluth Road. In conjunction with this project, there will be a roundabout constructed at the intersection of Glenwood Street and Snively Road/Jean Duluth Road.

For more information on this and other St. Louis County construction projects go to:
https://www.stlouiscountymn.gov/departments-a-z/public-works/construction/construction-projects/