Sunday, February 24, 2020 – Saturday, February  29, 2020: Project Update & Photos

Pavement profiling @ Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave/Minnesota Ave intersection.

Temporary lane painting on milled surface.

Ongoing work on Minnesota Ave.

The contractor did the following work: Continued with the excavation of existing northbound curb lane pavement in front of Crown gas station continued planting shrubs & ground covers and mulching at NW corner of Minnesota Ave/Benning Rd intersection, in front of 7-Eleven, Yum’s Carryout,Rainbow store, and between building #3919; continued installing bike racks, park benches, and trash cans on Benning Rd; installed permeable concrete paver on the east side of Minnesota Ave from Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave toward Sheriff Rd; began excavating and installing fire hydrant on the west side of Minnesota Ave north of Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave intersection.

Sunday, February 17, 2020 – Saturday, February  22, 2020: Project Update & Photos

Ongoing traffic signal light installation.

Ongoing overhead communication wire installation.

Ongoing overhead communication cable from 54th St NE toward Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave.

The contractor did the following work: Continued with the excavation of existing northbound curb lane pavement in front of Crown gas station continued planting shrubs & ground covers and mulching at NW corner of Minnesota Ave/Benning Rd intersection, in front of 7-Eleven, Yum’s Carryout,Rainbow store, and between building #3919; continued installing bike racks, park benches, and trash cans on Benning Rd; installed permeable concrete paver on the east side of Minnesota Ave from Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave toward Sheriff Rd; began excavating and installing fire hydrant on the west side of Minnesota Ave north of Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave intersection.

Sunday, February 10, 2020 – Saturday, February  15, 2020: Project Update & Photos

PEPCO transferring overhead power cables to their new pole.

Ongoing removal of old PEPCO pole.

Ongoing pole relocation work.

The contractor did the following work: Continued with the excavation of existing northbound curb lane pavement in front of Crown gas station continued planting shrubs & ground covers and mulching at NW corner of Minnesota Ave/Benning Rd intersection, in front of 7-Eleven, Yum’s Carryout,Rainbow store, and between building #3919; continued installing bike racks, park benches, and trash cans on Benning Rd; installed permeable concrete paver on the east side of Minnesota Ave from Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave toward Sheriff Rd; began excavating and installing fire hydrant on the west side of Minnesota Ave north of Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave intersection.

Sunday, February 3, 2020 – Saturday, February  8, 2020: Project Update & Photos

Planting of shrubs and ground cover plants.

Ongoing street light and traffic signal work.

Ongoing planting.

The contractor did the following work: Continued with the excavation of existing northbound curb lane pavement in front of Crown gas station continued planting shrubs & ground covers and mulching at NW corner of Minnesota Ave/Benning Rd intersection, in front of 7-Eleven, Yum’s Carryout,Rainbow store, and between building #3919; continued installing bike racks, park benches, and trash cans on Benning Rd; installed permeable concrete paver on the east side of Minnesota Ave from Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave toward Sheriff Rd; began excavating and installing fire hydrant on the west side of Minnesota Ave north of Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave intersection.