Summer construction updates

WILLISTON, N.D. – The following are updates regarding ongoing summer construction projects throughout the City ofPW Project Updates-Insta Williston.

18th Street Water Main
Currently, the intersection of 18th Street and University remains closed for water main replacement work conducted by Wagner Construction.

Saturday morning’s storms delayed pipe replacement, but the work is anticipated to be complete and the intersection reopened by the morning of Wednesday, July 29.

Knife River will complete ADA compliant ramp work and begin patching the water main trenches later this week.

16th Avenue West
The intersection of 16th Avenue West and 26th Street is closed.

At this time, BEK Consulting has completed the water and sewer extension from 26th Street into the Sloulin Field Redevelopment Area and extension of the 16th Avenue box culvert storm sewer is scheduled to begin this week.

Final grading of 16th Avenue is also scheduled to begin this week.

The intersection is scheduled to reopen on Saturday, August 15 barring any extreme weather delays.

42nd Street
BEK has commenced work on the 42nd Street sewer at 16th Avenue working west toward 32nd Avenue West.

4th Avenue West
Aggregate base work and the curb & gutter work has been completed along 4th Avenue West. Asphalt work is scheduled to begin this coming week.

East Broadway & 7th Avenue East
Knife River has completed the aggregate base work and mainline curb & gutter. Mainline concrete paving is scheduled to begin this coming week.

34th Street
Spearfish has completed the 34th Street water and sewer lines up to Frontage Road and is now working on the 34th Street storm sewer.

To view ongoing construction areas through the City of Williston, please visit the 2020 Construction Map at:

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For more information on this story, please contact Wayne Wiedrich, Operations Engineer, at 701.577.6368 or

The Public Works and Engineering building is located at 1121 5th Street East, Williston, ND.

For more information, please visit, call 701.577.8100, or stop by 22 East Broadway, Williston, ND.