PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT – AUGUST 27, 2021

PRESS RELEASE – AUGUST 27, 2021

THE REDWOOD FALLS PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT WILL BE CHIP SEALING STREETS AND BITUMINOUS ALLEY’S NORTH OF BROADWAY (TH 67) AND SOUTH OF BRIDGE STREET (TH19/71) AND WEST OF GOULD STREET UP TO LAKE REDWOOD. THIS PROCESS IS WEATHER DEPENDANT AND RAIN EVENTS WILL AFFECT SCHEDULING.

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Sweeping and Chip Sealing will start on Monday, August 30th, 2021.

  • Sunday and Monday, August 29th and 30th, 2021 no parking signs will be deployed along boulevards
  • Tuesday, August 31st, 2021, Chip Sealing will begin. All paved alleys and streets will be sealed in the described area and crews will move from street to street in rapid succession.
  • The M&L, 3rd Street, and Library Parking Lots will be closed to the public at various times for chip sealing as well.
  • Drew Street will not be chip sealed due to its reconstruction starting in Spring of 2022.
  • Chip sealing is weather-dependent and will be delayed due to rain.

The granite chips will be allowed to bind in place 1-2 days followed by sweeping.  Scheduled changes due to weather delays will be relayed through constant contact messaging, KLGR radio, and the City Website www.ci.redwood-falls.mn.us.

All vehicles, dumpsters, RV’s, and campers must be off the described residential streets and alleys and must be removed to an off-street location between the hours of 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. or risk being towed.  Once the chip sealing process is finished, the street will be open to traffic.

The City of Redwood Falls asks for your patience through the process.

For more information, please call Jim Doering, Public Works Project Coordinator at 507-616-7400.