Construction Projects

Current City Construction Projects

  • Find detailed project info here: Pavement Rehabilitation Project Areas (2022)
    • Akron Avenue & 50th St.
    • Albano Trail & Albright Court
    • Alison Way
    • Tyne Lane
  • Bryant Lane Area Improvements - Majestic Woodlands (2021-22)
  • Crackseal Program (2022)
  • Seal Coat Project (2022)
  • Seidls Lake & 4th St. S. Reconstruction Project (2021-22)- The project, in collaboration with South St. Paul and West St. Paul, will include construction of a storm water lift station at Seidls Lake and replacing utilities and pavement on 4th St. between 14th Ave. S. and 9th Ave. S.
  • Upper 55th St. Closure between Babcock Trl and Hwy 3 - The road will be closed to through traffic, but will remain open for local access only. Through traffic should follow the detour of Hwy 3 to 50th St. to Babcock Trl. Crews will be flagging local traffic around work zones as necessary to complete utility casting adjustment and pavement patching work. The project will take approximately two weeks (reopening approx. July 1), weather permitting.

  • Regional Roadway System Visioning Study (multi-jurisdictional planning effort led by Dakota County and contributed to by the city of IGH)

*Project pages will provide general overview information for current construction projects, but will not be updated with construction activity impacting traffic and/or residents/businesses. To receive the most up to date construction activity, sign up for project email alerts through our Notify Me application.

Current City Construction Bids 

Our Partner's Construction Projects

County Projects

Visit Dakota County’s Current Road Construction Website to view all projects.

Current 2022 projects which coincide with City of Inver Grove Heights streets

County Trail Updates that impact IGH

Concord Boulevard Trail (Co Rd 56) - The trail along the northwest side of Concord Blvd (Co Rd 56) from Courthouse Blvd Ct to Cooper Path will be resurfaced. Work will include removing the existing trail surface and paving new asphalt. Trail closure beginning mid-July through Oct. 2022. More info on Dakota County's project website.

70th Street Trail (Co Rd 26) - The trail along the south side of 70th St (Co Rd 26) from Athena Way to Cahill Ave. will be resurfaced. Work will include removing the existing trail surface and paving new asphalt. Trail closure beginning mid-July through Oct. 2022. More info on the Dakota County's project website

MnDOT Current Construction Projects

Hwy 55 Inver Grove Heights, Eagan, Mendota, Mendota Heights and Minneapolis

The goal of this project is to improve the ride (smoothness), restore the pavement and redeck or repair bridges in the project area on Hwy 55 between Bloomington Rd. in Minneapolis to Hwy 52 in Inver Grove Heights. Begins spring 2022.

  • Both directions of Hwy 55 are closed between Blue Gentian Rd/Lexington Ave. and Mendota Heights Road through mid-August. 
  • Eastbound Hwy 55 is closed over the Mendota Bridge between Hwy 5 and Hwy 13 through Mid-August.
  • Westbound Hwy 55 driving lanes reopened between Hwy 13 and Hwy 5 on June 22.

For a project timeline, traffic impacts and more info, visit  MnDOTs Highway 55 project website.

Hwy 3/Robert Street — St. Paul

Description: Repair Robert St. between 12th St. in downtown St. Paul, on the bridge over the Mississippi River to Annapolis St. in West St. Paul. Construction planned from 2020-2026.

More information:

Hwy 55 Hastings to Inver Grove Heights Safety Audit

A new Road Safety Audit (RSA) has been completed on Hwy 55 between Hastings and Inver Grove Heights in Dakota County. The Hwy 55 RSA is part of a multi-agency effort to improve safety along Hwy 55 between General Sieben Dr. in Hastings and Hwy 52 in Inver Grove Heights.

For more information, visit the Hwy 55 Safety Audit website.