Construction Projects

Sunnyside truck traffic increase
The Heritage Park project will have a high volume of truck traffic at the southern end of Snake River Landing in the next three weeks. From I-15 to the Snake River, earth removal will require dump trucks to utilize the route frequently. Be aware of the hazards of matter behind the trucks and keep back at least 30 feet when following a truck. Be aware of slower moving vehicles and watch speeds. Please be courteous of other motorists. Barring unforeseen conditions, this increase in activity will continue until approximately mid May.

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Elm Street and S Boulevard Intersection
On Thursday, April 12, 2018, Knife River began working on the Elm St and South Boulevard intersection. Storm pipe will be installed which will require some rock excavation and blasting. Expect periodic 15-minute delays. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes through the area. The duration of this phase of the intersection improvements will be approximately one month, barring unforeseen conditions. The construction will cease for a brief period from May 15 to July 9th for further phases. Please watch for equipment and workers, be courteous of other commuters, follow all traffic signs and flaggers, and reduce speeds to posted limits. For questions, please call Knife River at (208) 941-8278.

Elva to Holmes and North Tourist Park Pedestrian Pathway

TMC Contractors, Inc. began construction on the Elva to Holmes and North Tourist Park Pedestrian Pathway project on April 9, 2018. Please watch for equipment and workers, be courteous of other commuters, follow all traffic signs and flaggers, and reduce speeds to posted limits. For questions, please call TMC Contractors, Inc. at (208) 529-9895. Barring unforeseen conditions, the project completion time is one month.



Sewer Spot Repairs - 2018
3H Construction Inc.began installing pipe and replacing curb and gutter at various locations throughout the City on Monday, April 9, 2018. Expect short term lane closures on S Boulevard between 7th Street and 10th Street and the intersection of N Boulevard and Shelley Street. Please watch for equipment and workers, be courteous of other commuters, follow all traffic signs and flaggers, and reduce speeds to posted limits. For questions, please call (208) 612-8250. Barring unforeseen conditions, the project completion target is the end of April.

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65th Street South Pump Station to Well 18 Water Line

On Tuesday, Feb. 20, construction crews began work on the Well 18 Water Line project. There will be road closures and lane restrictions from 111 E. 65th west across to 5th West to the city’s existing well site. The project is necessary to expand capacity for future development. Barring unforeseen conditions, the project completion time is three months.The construction activities associated with the project include, but are not limited to installation of water lines, valves, fittings, sprinkler system repair and an underground bore to accommodate water services. Detours will be set up during different work phases to promote safety in addition to expediting the project schedule. Please watch for equipment and workers, follow all traffic signs and flaggers, and reduce speeds to posted limits. For questions, call HK Contractors at (208) 523-6600.

Updated 4/20/18