Portland Avenue (County Road 35) reconstruction

The city of Richfield recently completed a major reconstruction of Portland Avenue (County Road 35) between 67th and 78th streets, with support from Hennepin County. The road reopened to traffic on October 7, 2016.

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In addition to improving pavement conditions and upgrading aging underground utilities, the project focused on improving safety for pedestrians, bicyclists and drivers, as well as improving the overall livability and aesthetics of the corridor.

Features of the reconstructed area include:

  • Improved pavement and traveling surfaces
  • New landscaping and street greening
  • Improved transit facilities
  • New bicycle lanes
  • Pedestrian safety features

Additional information is available on the city’s project webpage.

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