Contract Awarded for 2021 Infrastructure Project

Contract Awarded for 2021 Infrastructure Project
Posted on 02/27/2021
New Hope City Council approved the construction contract with T. A. Schifsky and Sons for the 2021 infrastructure improvement project with a total construction cost of $1,203,715.68.

The infrastructure improvements coming in 2021 include street, water main, sanitary sewer and storm sewer improvements in residential areas along Erickson Drive and the Lions Park neighborhood. The project also includes trail improvements at Liberty Park and parking lot improvements at Lions Park.

The areas identified for the project were recommended based on deteriorating pavement conditions as specified in the 2020 Pavement Management Plan and utility conditions in the area.

The city held a public hearing on Oct. 26, 2020, with the project scope and proposed assessments presented. New Hope City Council authorized project bidding at the
Jan. 11, 2021 council meeting with a total of eight bids received and reviewed for the project.

Construction will begin in the spring of 2021, as weather allows, and is expected to be completed by fall.

The latest project details are available at newhopemn.gov/2021construction.