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Broadway reconstruction

October 15, 2014
At long last, Broadway reopens
October 15, 2014 - 12:00am
September 26, 2014
Crews were busy digging ground for a new sidewalk by the Alexandria Area Arts Association Theatre on Broadway Wednesday. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
City pays for its share of Broadway
September 26, 2014 - 12:00am
August 22, 2014
Crews worked on installing storm sewer at the intersection of Broadway and Eighth Avenue Wednesday. Sellin Brothers of Hawley is the prime contractor for the $5.7 million project. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Digging up a storm
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
July 18, 2014
After nine weeks, the first phase of the Alexandria’s Broadway reconstruction project from Third to Fifth Avenue is now surfaced. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Broadway work moves on to phase II
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
July 3, 2014
Mayor's Minute: Thoughts from Sara Carlson, Alexandria Mayor, The buzz on Broadway
July 3, 2014 - 12:00am
June 25, 2014
At Monday’s Alexandria City Council meeting, Mayor Sara Carlson presented City Attorney John Lervick with a plaque, thanking him for his 39 and a half years of service with the city. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
A ‘once in a lifetime’ dance on Broadway
June 25, 2014 - 12:00am
June 9, 2014
While the business owners on Broadway are excited to see the new look to downtown Alexandria, there has been frustration with confusing detour signs directing people away from the area much earlier than necessary. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Trials and tribulations of Broadway construction
June 9, 2014 - 3:00pm
May 16, 2014
Broadway update: All pavement removed in phase 1
May 16, 2014 - 11:15am
May 13, 2014
Alexandria Mayor Sara Carlson talked to the crowd that gathered at the Downtown Liquor parking lot to kick-off the Broadway reconstruction project Monday morning. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Off and running on Broadway
May 13, 2014 - 2:27pm
May 9, 2014
Highway 29/Broadway detours begin
May 9, 2014 - 12:00am
May 7, 2014
Groundbreaking ceremony to kick-off Broadway work Monday
May 7, 2014 - 12:00am
April 16, 2014
Broadway is a go
April 16, 2014 - 12:00am
April 9, 2014
During downtown construction, detours will be in place to direct traffic to the east and west of town. The east detour will be to head north into Alexandria, take Highway 29 to 34th Avenue and South McKay Avenue to County Road 82 (old Highway 27). The west side detour will be to head heading north into Alexandria, take Highway 29 to 34th Avenue/County Road 46 to County Road 45 to County Road 82.
Ready to roll on Broadway
April 9, 2014 - 7:45am
Downtown businesses will be open during work
April 9, 2014 - 12:00am
March 26, 2014
Bad roads, not enough money
March 26, 2014 - 12:00am