Project Update 2022-06-30

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Landscaping, soil stabilization, miscellaneous work, and cleanup is taking place throughout the project. Starting Tuesday, July 5, 2022, lane closures will shift daily to allow for pavement smoothness grinding, joint sealing, pavement markings and sign installation from 12th Street to Sheffer Street. This work is anticipated to be completed by the end of July.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Concrete median placement on West Chicago Street, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Concrete median placement on West Chicago Street, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Project Update 2022-06-23

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Concrete placement on the project will be complete this week. Median landscape work continues from Sheffer Street to Cross Street. Miscellaneous cleanup and soil stabilization work is taking place throughout the project as well.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Concrete median placement on Omaha Street, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Concrete median placement on Omaha Street, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Project Update 2022-06-16

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Median and sidewalk work continues from Sheffer Street to Cross Street with landscaping in the medians to be installed next week.  Miscellaneous work continues on the Rapid Creek Bridge.  Sodding, seeding, and miscellaneous clean up continues throughout the project as well.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Placing concrete for sidewalk west of Rapid Creek Bridge, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Project Update 2022-06-09

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Median and sidewalk work continues from Sheffer Street to Cross Street. Miscellaneous work continues on the Rapid Creek Bridge. Asphalt paving in the south leg of the Deadwood Avenue intersection will take place late this week. Sodding, seeding, and miscellaneous work continues throughout the project as well.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Placing concrete for curb at median west of Rapid Creek bridge, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Placing concrete for curb at median west of Rapid Creek bridge, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Project Update 2022-06-02

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Median and sidewalk work continues from Sheffer Street to Cross Street. Miscellaneous work continues on the Rapid Creek Bridge.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Placing colored concrete on median east of Mountain View Road intersection, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Placing colored concrete on median east of Mountain View Road intersection, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Project Update 2022-05-26

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Median, turn lane, and sidewalk work continues west of Deadwood Avenue to east of Mountain View Road. Miscellaneous work continues on the Rapid Creek Bridge.

No changes will be made in the current traffic control throughout the holiday weekend. Work will be suspended from Saturday, May 28, 2022, through Monday, May 30, 2022.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Concrete paving on Omaha Street, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Concrete paving on Omaha Street, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Project Update 2022-05-19

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The bike path remains closed under the Rapid Creek Bridge for repairs and will reopen Friday, May 20, 2022. Bike path traffic is detoured in the same manner as previously on the project utilizing Mountain View Road and West Main Street.

Median and turn lane work continues from west of Deadwood Avenue to east of Mountain View Road. Miscellaneous work continues on the Rapid Creek Bridge.

Asphalt is expected to be placed in the south leg of Deadwood Avenue and at other project entrances this week.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Stamped Median Pavement on Omaha Street, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Stamped median pavement on Omaha Street, Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Project Update 2022-05-12

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The bike path remains closed under the Rapid Creek Bridge for repairs and will reopen Saturday, May 14, 2022.  Bike path traffic is detoured in the same manner as previously on the project utilizing Mountain View Drive and West Main Street.

Clean up, landscaping, and miscellaneous work adjacent to the roadway continues from Deadwood Avenue to Cross Street. A traffic switch on Rapid Creek Bridge in Rapid City, S.D. was made on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, Vehicles will be placed in the outside lanes to accommodate median and turn lane surface installation.

Miscellaneous work continues on the Rapid Creek Bridge.

Grading and surfacing replacement in the south leg of the Deadwood Avenue intersection continues.

Asphalt is expected to be placed at the soccer field entrance this week and at other project entrances next week.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Preparing for Traffic Switch on Rapid Creek Bridge, in Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Preparing for Traffic Switch on Rapid Creek Bridge, in Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Project Update 2022-05-04

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The bike path will be closed on Monday, May 9, 2022, under the Rapid Creek Bridge for repairs and will reopen Friday, May 13, 2022.  Bike path traffic will be detoured in the same manner as previously on the project utilizing Mountain View Drive and West Main Street.

Clean up, landscaping, and miscellaneous work adjacent to the roadway will continue this week west of the Rapid Creek Bridge.  A traffic switch is expected the middle of next week, placing vehicles in the outside lanes to accommodate median and turn lane surface installation.

Work continues on the Rapid Creek Bridge, including barrier and median placement.

Grading and surfacing replacement in the south leg of the Deadwood Avenue intersection continues.

Curb and gutter will be placed in the soccer field entrance this week. Asphalt is expected to be placed on a number of project entrances next week.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

New Median in the Intersection of Omaha and Mountain View, in Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, May 4, 2022.
New Median in the Intersection of Omaha and Mountain View, in Rapid City, South Dakota, Wednesday, May 4, 2022.
 

Project Update 2022-04-28

RAPID CITY, S.D.- Clean up, landscaping, and miscellaneous work adjacent to the roadway will take place this week west of the Rapid Creek Bridge.  A traffic switch is expected late next week, placing vehicles in the outside lanes to accommodate median and turn lane surface installation.

Work continues on the Rapid Creek Bridge, including barrier and median placement.

Water installation is complete in the south leg of the Deadwood Avenue intersection. Grading and surfacing replacement will begin this week.

Curbing will be placed in the soccer field entrance next week. Asphalt is expected to be placed on a number of project entrances the second week in May.

Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.

To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project website at: https://www.omahastreetreconstruct.com or the project ArcGIS Storymaps at: https://arcg.is/1yqz450. Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Omaha Street Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Omaha Street Reconstruction@FerbEngCo.” The public may leave a message at 605-343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Intersection of Deadwood Avenue and Omaha Street, in Rapid City, South Dakota, Thursday, April 28, 2022
Intersection of Deadwood Avenue and Omaha Street, in Rapid City, South Dakota, Thursday, April 28, 2022