Morningside Avenue Reconstruction Project (South Lakeport Street to South Nicollet Street)
The City of Sioux City Engineering Division announces the startup of the Morningside Avenue Reconstruction Project (South Lakeport Street to South Nicollet Street) for the 2019 construction season. The Contractor plans to begin construction on or about April 8, 2019.
This portion of the Morningside Avenue Reconstruction Project will reconstruct the roadway and sidewalks from South Lakeport Street to South Nicollet Street. City utilities such as sanitary sewers, water main, storm sewers, and street lights will also be replaced.
Work from Henry Street east including the intersection of Morningside Avenue and South Lakeport Street will be completed in 2019. Work in Stage 1 will complete work on Morningside Avenue from Henry Street to South Lakeport Street and is anticipated to take approximately 36 days, not including weekends and rain days. Work in Stage 2A will complete work on the west two lanes of South Lakeport Street. Work in Stage 2B of the will complete work on the east two lanes of South Lakeport Street. All Stage 2 work is anticipated to take approximately 64 days, not including weekends or holidays. During Stage 2 work, through traffic will remain on South Lakeport Street, but lane restrictions will be in place during this work.
During each construction stage, the work area will be closed to through traffic with detour routes and business detour signage being provided to maintain vehicular access to businesses.