​​​​​​Project Status - Minneapolis - Emerson Avenue S. 

​12/17/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will complete temporary restoration along Emerson Avenue S. today, Thursday, December 17.

Due to the cold weather, crews from Q3, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, hydro-mulched all soft surface areas for erosion control over the winter and blacktopped any needed restoration on the street and sidewalks. In the spring, crews will return onsite to complete final restoration.

We understand that the Emerson Avenue S. construction project was an inconvenience to people living, working and commuting in and around the area, so we greatly appreciate your patience and understanding as we worked to complete all possible restoration in the 2015 construction season.

If you have questions regarding CenterPoint Energy's restoration, please call 612-321-5042 or visit our website.

Even though CenterPoint Energy's 2015 construction season will be coming to a close at the end of the month, please continue to visit our website during the off season as 2016 projects in Minneapolis will be added weekly! Thank you.

​12/10/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, are currently installing the final portion of natural gas distribution pipe within the scope of the Emerson Avenue S. project.

Re
sidents can anticipate crews to be working near the intersections of Douglas Avenue and Franklin Avenue W. along Emerson Avenue S. during this final stage.

Early next week, crews from Q3, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will be paving Emerson Avenue S. between Lincoln Avenue and Franklin Avenue W. Crews will also restore the northern intersection of Douglas Avenue and Emerson Avenue S.

Site clean-up and
removal of large machinery is anticipated to occur next Thursday, December 17. 

In the spring, crews will return onsite to complete final 
restoration. For inquiries or concerns, please call our hotline number at 612-321-5042 or visit our website. Thank you.

​12/1/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, continue open trenching large diameter natural gas distribution pipe southwards along Emerson Avenue S.

The City of Minneapolis and crews from Q3, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will begin temporary restoration of Emerson Avenue S., from Douglas Avenue to Summit Avenue by late this week to early next week. This block of Emerson Avenue S. is currently open to traffic.

Please anticipate the current intersection closure of Emerson Avenue S. and Lincoln Avenue to open by the end of the day today, Tuesday, December 1.

Please anticipate Emerson Avenue S., from Summit Avenue to Franklin Avenue W., to remain closed to through traffic through Friday, December 18.

The crew onsite will work with each property owner to maintain driveway access when needed.

For 
restoration details, please visit our website or call 612-321-5042. Thank you.

​11/04/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will begin the final phase of construction along Emerson Avenue S. on Monday, November 9.
 
Please anticipate a full road closure of Emerson Avenue S., from Franklin Avenue S. to Douglas Avenue beginning on Monday, November 9 and continuing through the week of December 14.

The crew onsite will work with each property owner to maintain driveway access when needed.
 
We appreciate your patience and understanding as the final phase of construction begins along Emerson Avenue S.

For restoration details, please visit our website or call 612-321-5042. Thank you.  ​​

10/19/2015 Update​

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will finish service line replacements along Emerson Avenue S. on Thursday, October 22.

Representatives from CenterPoint Energy will continue to contact residents whose gas service may be affected to schedule the necessary construction work on their property.

A full closure of Emerson Avenue S. is expected to begin by late next week. The crew onsite will work with each property owner to maintain driveway access when needed.

A follow up email will be sent once an exact closure date is determined.

Please continue to visit our website for more information. Thank you.  ​​


10/9/2015 Update​

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will finish installing natural gas distribution pipe along Emerson Avenue S. today, Friday, October 9.

On Monday, October 12, crews will begin replacing scattered service lines along Emerson Avenue S. between Franklin Avenue W. and Summit Avenue.

Representatives from CenterPoint Energy will contact residents whose gas service may be affected to schedule the necessary construction work on their property.

Please note Emerson Avenue S. will be closed to through traffic beginning in mid-October for approximately six weeks. 


Please continue to visit our website for more information.Thank you.  ​


9/30/2015 Update

Crews from Michels Corporation, an authorized CenterPoint Energy contractor, will begin installing natural gas distribution pipe northwards along the east side of Emerson Avenue S. today, Wednesday, September 30.

Please anticipate no parking on the east side of Emerson Avenue S. between Franklin Avenue W. and Summit Avenue.

Crews will install natural gas distribution pipe for approximately one week, weather permitting. Service line replacements will follow.

Please note Emerson Avenue S. will be closed to through traffic beginning in mid-October for approximately six weeks. 

Please continue to visit our website for more information. Thank you.  ​​​​​​