Margaret Street / 7th Avenue Project

House along 7th Avenue to be removed.
Picture of new intersection with flower planters, benches, street lighting.
Plantings and finishings for downtown area.

miOn March 31, 2020 the house along the 2500 block of 7th Avenue was prepped for demolition as the City and developer prepare for the project. Improvements to the area include installation of new utilities (sanitary sewer, water main and storm sewer), concrete street surfacing, sidewalks and a new traffic signal.

Improvements to the Margaret Street and 7th Avenue area include installation of new utilities (sanitary sewer, water main and storm sewer), concrete street surfacing, sidewalks and a new traffic signal. 

Landscaping and streetscape amenities will also be installed with the project to include street lighting, benches, street trees and a variety of plantings.

View Proposed Plan.

Project  Updates. Utility Work Begins July 2020 with Street Closures

The City of North St. Paul is preparing to begin major construction on the 7th Ave. Project in mid July. Work on the sanitary sewer, water, electrical and other utilities will close 7th Ave from 7th and Charles to 7th and Helen. This construction project will also close the intersections at:

  • Margaret and 4th Ave.
  • Margaret and 7th Ave.
  • 7th Ave. and Charles 

Detours will be posted and Metro Transit routes will be adjusted through the duration of the project.

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