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Interstate 35W new bridge - compliments Ames ConstructionNovember 2021 - photo Ames Construction

The 60-year-old bridge spanning the Minnesota River has been replaced with a twin-structure crossing that provides long-needed added traffic capacity while also eliminating flooding issues at the approaches. Crews worked through bitter winter weather in order to complete initial work in 2019, but significantly high spring and early summer floods complicated marine-based foundation work for the four river piers. Additional access roads and equipment pads were installed to keep work going during minor flood events.

Nov 29, 2022
Burnsville Police and Fire2022 - Logos for Burnsville Police and Fire.Nov 24, 2022
Burnsville Ice CenterExterior view of the Burnsville Ice Center 2022.Nov 20, 2022
Street Sweeping vehicleCity of Burnsville Street Sweeping vehicle - 2022. Photo compliments of the City of Burnsville.Nov 19, 2022
Burnsville Police DepartmentInterior of Burnsville Police Department 2022. Photo compliments of the City of Burnsville.Nov 19, 2022
Fire Station 1City of Burnsville, Minnesota Fire Station No. 1 has been awarded the top Gold Award in Firehouse Magazine’s 2022 Station Design Awards. Together with our team at CNH Architects, we created a facility that will care for our fire teams so they can do the same for our community. Photo compliments of the City of Burnsville.Nov 15, 2022
Incumbents returned to council 2022November 4, 2022 Burnsville Eagan Sun/Thisweek News

Kealey and Workman re-elected to council...
Nov 13, 2022
Bridge, pavement replacement planned for I 35W in BurnsvilleNovember 4, 2022 - Burnsville Eagan Sun/Thisweek News

Minnesota Department of Transportation seeks imput on bridge aesthetics...
Nov 13, 2022
Roundabout replaces difficult intersection at I 35W and Cliff RoadNovember 4, 2022 - Burnsville Eagan Sun/Thisweek News

A roundabout has replaced the difficult entry at Interstate 35W and Cliff Road...
Nov 13, 2022
Burnsville water treatment plant 2011New multi-level block and brick masonry water treatment building. Water treatment building includes: cast in place concrete sand filters, flocculators,chlorine contact basin and backwash reclaim tank. Scope also included tw raw water surface wells with submersible well pumps, chemical feed equipment, and various process equipment. Electrical, Mechanical, HVAC and controls.
Plant Capacity is 6 MGD.
Nov 12, 2022
Burnsville WatertowerOne of Burnsville's watertowers.Nov 11, 2022
Holiday lighting 2021Ames Center lit for the holidays 2021.Nov 11, 2022
Burnsville Fire Station 2Burnsville Fire Station 2 with wooden signage.Nov 10, 2022
Burnsville Fire Station 1Burnsville Fire Station 1 with original wooden sign.Nov 10, 2022
Burnsville Fire DepartmentBurnsville Fire Department responds to fire - undated.Nov 10, 2022
Kennelly RoadNamed in recognition of the pioneer Kennelly family, Kennelly Road is accessed off Cliff Road and Highway 13.Nov 10, 2022
Dakota County vehicleDakota County vehicle, 1960s.Nov 08, 2022
Burnsville Parkway and Nicollet AvenueOctober 2022 view of Burnsville Parkway and Nicollet Avenue.Nov 07, 2022
Cliff Road at 35WCliff Road at 35W at the site of Kraemer Quarry, prior to the re-routing of the street in 2020.Nov 05, 2022
MnDOT Old Cedar Avenue Bridge RehabilitationKraemer rehabilitated the Old Cedar Avenue Bridge over Long Meadow Lake near Bloomington, MN. The bridge was closed to pedestrian and bicycle traffic in 2002 due to the deterioration of the old steel truss bridge and related safety hazards and was later re-opened for biking and walking.Nov 05, 2022
Improvements to Cliff Road at 35WRoundabout replaces difficult intersection

Photo by John Gessner - October 2022

Officials and contractors cut the ribbon Oct. 28 on a new roundabout at Interstate 35W and Cliff Road in Burnsville.

Officials herald improvement at I-35W ramp and Cliff

The notoriously difficult intersection at the Interstate 35W southbound ramp and Cliff Road West in Burnsville has been replaced by a roundabout.

Scheduled to open the evening of Oct. 28, the roundabout will improve traffic flow for exiting vehicles and decrease backups of heavy commercial trucks exiting the industrial area to the west.

The roundabout replaces a T-intersection controlled by a stop sign at Cliff Road West. The roundabout is 200 feet south of the old intersection.

City and Dakota County officials and contractors held a ribbon-cutting the afternoon of Oct. 28 to mark a project that Mayor Elizabeth Kautz said was first envisioned in 1999.
Nov 05, 2022
Highway 13 and Interstate 35WInterstate 35W and Highway 13, the former Howard Johnson's hotel site is visible.Nov 05, 2022
Interstate 35W BridgeMinnesota Department of Transportation photo of construction on Interstate 35W between Burnsville and Bloomington 2019.Nov 05, 2022
Interstate 35W Bridge2019 work on Interstate 35W Bridge. Nov 05, 2022
Joint fire trainingOctober 2022 the joint fire academy between Burnsville, South Metro, and Eagan. Photo compliments of the City of Burnsville. Oct 19, 2022
Joint fire trainingOctober 2022 the joint fire academy between Burnsville, South Metro, and Eagan. Photo compliments of the City of Burnsville.Oct 19, 2022
Ames Center is here to entertain 2022Burnsville Community Guide 2022 - published by Sun/Thisweek News
A profile of Burnsville's Ames Center.
Oct 18, 2022
Keep in touch with city leadersBurnsville Community Guide 2022 - published by Sun/Thisweek News
A listing of addresses and contact persons for local government.
Oct 18, 2022
Highway 13 and Interstate 35WGoogle map view of Highway 13 and Interstate 35W before office building was completed on the site.Oct 17, 2022
New station enhances operations 2022Burnsville Community Guide 2022 - published by Sun/Thisweek News profiles Burnsville's Fire Department and new station 1.Oct 17, 2022
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