Mouse River Update

    Mouse River Update

    Nov 10, 2017

    New updates on the mouse river. Watch this video and you'll see how the plan is laid out.

    Video

    Construction scheduled to start in spring of 2018

    The first phase of the Mouse River Enhanced Flood Protection Plan, which includes floodwalls along Fourth Avenue NE, will be rebid in November due to legal concerns. At the bid opening on Oct. 25, there was an apparent low general bid and a low combined bid from different contractors, but there was no bid on the mechanical portion of the project. State law does not allow the low combined bidder to obtain the contract unless the low combined bid is less than the sum of the total separate bids, which means there was no definitive low bidder. As a result, the phase will be rebid, with the second round of bids scheduled to be opened on Nov. 29 at 11 a.m. at City