District 5 includes the Hennepin County cities of Crystal, Golden Valley, New Hope, St. Louis Park, and the portion of Minneapolis described as follows: south and west of a line beginning in the west at the point where the Minneapolis city boundary intersects Bassett Creek, then following Basset Creek to the BNSF rail crossing west of Penn Avenue, then following the BNSF rail line east to the median of Interstate 94, then south to the median of Interstate 394, then west to the centerline of Lyndale Avenue, then south along the centerline of Lyndale Avenue to where it intersects the southern boundary of the city of Minneapolis.
Golden Valley Area Improvements: Program 8057
Consists of interceptor capacity relief for the Golden Valley-St. Louis Park area by construction of a lift station and forcemain, as well as rehabilitation of gravity sewers, forcemains, lift stations, meter stations in this area.
Hopkins System Improvements: Program 8041
This project consists of replacement of the existing 40-year-old forcemain and lift station to provide long term, reliable service to the City of Hopkins and St. Louis Park.
Minneapolis Interceptor Rehabilitation: Program 8076
Consists of the rehabilitation of portions of Mpls Interceptors 1-MN-300, 302, 310, 311, 312, 313, 314, 320, 330, 341, 342, 343, and 344. It also includes the rehabilitation of the maintenance access structures (manholes) throughout the interceptor system in Minneapolis. The project addresses pipe corrosion, clay pipe failures, and infiltration/inflow sources. The project also includes the needed improvements to the Minneapolis regulators including renovations of Regulators R06, R10, and R12; the replacement of R04 and R08. Odor control facilities will be added to Regulators R04, R06, R08, R10, and other areas as needed. Minneapolis deep interceptor sluice gates and access improvements, and the lining of the Lake Street gravity sewer river crossing are also included in the project.
In addition to major projects, there may be interceptor rehabilitation, lining projects, and meter improvement projects located in the district.