3rd Street Sidewalk Ramp Upgrades and Mill & Overlay

Project Update

Bowes Construction has begun work on these intersections and will continue to work on them in through the first part of October. The existing asphalt has been milled down 2 inches and the new pavement is expected to be placed by the end of October.  

Route/Detour Information

Through traffic is currently not being allowed on 3rd Street. Local traffic should follow the detours to get to and from their homes.   

Project Milestones


Phase 1: Sidewalk Ramp Replacements and Curb Patches


STATUS:         Project  Milestone Status CompletedCompleted       Project Milestone Status Not Completed Not Completed
Sidewalk ramps, fillets, and curb replacements at the intersections of Dakota Avenue and 20th Avenue. 


Patch the asphalt around the new concrete and reopen the intersections at 20th Avenue and at Dakota Avenue to local traffic only. 


Remove and replace ramps, fillets, and curb at the intersections of State Avenue and 21st Avenue.  These intersections will be completely closed during the work. 


Patch the asphalt around the new concrete and reopen the intersections at State Avenue and 21st Avenue to local traffic only.


Phase 2: Mill and Overlay


STATUS:         Project  Milestone Status CompletedCompleted       Project Milestone Status Not Completed Not Completed
Mill the top 2 inches of asphalt off the road section.  Local traffic will be intermittently disrupted throughout this day.


Adjust manholes and water valves as needed and prep the road surface. 


Repave the top 2 inches of asphalt that was removed in the milling process. During the paving operations, traffic will be disrupted and homeowners may not be able to access their driveway for a couple of days. 


Paint new street striping including center lanes, stop bars, and pedestrian crossings

Project Overview:

Replacement of the sidewalk ramps, fillets, and valley gutters. Milling the street surface and repaving the top lift of asphalt. 

Completion Date:

Anticipated by the first week of October. 

Contract Amount

$347,000

Contractor Name

Bowes Construction

Contractor Contact Information

Cole Schneider, Project  Manager

605-693-3557

City Contact Information

Charlie Richter, City Engineer

605-692-6629

CRichter@cityofbrookings-sd.gov