August 8, 2019 Sailor Street project update: The gravel base work has been completed on 1st and Sailor Street. On Wednesday, August 7th these sections were reopened to traffic and residents should now have temporary access back into their driveways. There will be little to no work occurring for the next week or so. Toward the end of next week crews will begin removals on 3rd Street and underground utility work is expected to resume on 3rd Street on Monday, August 19th.
The City of Blue Earth is undertaking a construction project to improve the city streets and utilities along North Sailor Street (from Third to First Street), Second Street (from T.H. 169 to East Street) and Third Street (from T.H. 169 to East Street). The project will be broken into five phases and will include the removal and replacement of sanitary sewer, water and storm sewer facilities along with new street construction. Please note that information and scheduling might change due to weather and unforeseen issues. Bolton & Menk, Inc. is the City’s engineer for the project and will act as an extension of City Staff in monitoring construction work and interacting with the contractor daily. Should any questions or concerns arise during the construction process, please contact one of the following Bolton & Menk’s representatives:
Wesley W. Brown, P.E., Blue Earth City Engineer
Cell Phone: (507) 381-0380
Ben Rosol, Construction Representative
Cell Phone: (507) 236-6357