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downtown construction

May 4, 2011
Crews began removing concrete sidewalks on Second Street west in downtown Park Rapids Monday. Temporary boardwalks will be placed for pedestrians to walk on. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Concrete removal begins
May 4, 2011 - 1:00pm
October 30, 2010
Detail work, including tree planting, began this week on Main Avenue. The street is expected to be open to traffic Friday, Nov. 5. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Main Avenue on schedule to open Nov. 5
October 30, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 9, 2010
A freshly poured sidewalk on Main Avenue is being sprayed with a coating. Pedestrians are reminded not to walk on the sidewalks until they're completed. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Pedestrians asked to stay off wet sidewalks on Main
October 9, 2010 - 1:00pm
Park Rapids Mayor Nancy Carroll helps bury a time capsule under Main Avenue, with the help of "Parker," the reconstruction project's mascot. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Time capsule buried under Main Avenue
October 9, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 6, 2010
Crews have begun adding decorative stamped concrete on Main Avenue as part of the reconstruction project. Work is on schedule with an expected season wrap-up at the end of October. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Decorative concrete work underway
October 6, 2010 - 1:00pm
October 2, 2010
Granite inlay bids need clarification before council makes final decision
October 2, 2010 - 1:00pm
Concrete work, including sidewalks, curb and gutter is in full swing in Main Avenue this week. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Concrete work ongoing, underground work complete
October 2, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 18, 2010
Concrete curb and gutter work has begun on Main Avenue. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Concrete work in full swing next week on Main
September 18, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 15, 2010
Main Avenue work continues this week in Park Rapids with underground utilities being installed between 3rd and 5th Streets. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Downtown work is progressing
September 15, 2010 - 1:00pm
September 14, 2010
An example of the granite inlays that will be placed on corner sidewalks in downtown Park Rapids is shown above.
Donations still needed for downtown corner sidewalk granite inlays
September 14, 2010 - 1:00pm
August 28, 2010
On Wednesday, shoppers said they came to support the downtown area. but also to get a glimpse of the work taking place. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
First block of buildings now hooked into new water main downtown
August 28, 2010 - 1:00pm