New Gas Main Install – Spring Creek Drive and JCP

A new gas main will be installed at Spring Creek Drive and Jonathan Carver Parkway (JCP) starting on Friday, July 26, and continuing through Wednesday, July 31.  The roads will remain open; however, there may be traffic delays due to the construction.

Please contact vsonseiden@cityofcarver.com with any questions.

New Gas Main Installation

A new gas main will be installed at  White Pine Way and Maple Lane on Wednesday and Thursday, July 24 and 25,   The streets will remain open.

Please contact vsonseiden@cityofcarver.com with any  questions.

Traffic Alert-Elm Drive Closed Starting Monday, 7/22/19, for 4-6 Weeks

Construction activities are scheduled to begin in the Elm Drive area on Monday, July 22.  Elm Drive will be closed while construction activities are taking place. The closure is expected to last about 4 to 6 weeks. Access will be maintained to properties adjacent to the project during non-working hours. There will be times during the project in which access will be temporarily restricted due to construction activities. Residents are suggested to have vehicles parked on side streets off of Elm Drive on workdays prior to 7am to avoid access inconveniences. Please see below for the closure area.

For more details about the project or to sign up for project updates, please visit the project page at:  2019 Street Improvement Project.

Any further questions, please contact:  vsonseiden@cityofcarver.com

Getting Smarter With Water

Grass needs 1″ of water a week and that can come from rain or a hose. Smart controllers help save water and money.

While traditional controllers operate on preset programmed schedule or timers, smart irrigation controllers monitor weather, soil conditions, evaporation, and plant water use to automatically adjust the watering schedule to actual conditions of the site. Only providing the lawn what it needs when it needs it.

Learn by clicking HERE.

If there are any questions, please contact dschwalbe@cityofcarver.com

4th Street Closed Two Days This Week – More Details to Come Soon

4th Street will be closed for approximately 2 days this week to complete scheduled utility work. This localized closure will be at the intersection of 4th Street and Diedrich Drive.  Stay tuned for a more specific schedule update coming soon.

Local access to property owners along 4th Street from High Street to Broadway will be maintained and others can use 6th Street as an alternate route (see map).

For more details about the project or to sign up for project updates, please visit the project page at:  2019 Street Improvement Project.

Any further questions, please contact:  vsonseiden@cityofcarver.com

Now Hiring – Public Services Technician III

The City of Carver (population 4,727) is seeking applications for the position of Public Services Technician III.  Essential functions of the position include operation and maintenance of the municipal water infrastructure, wastewater infrastructure, storm water, flood protection, parks, municipal properties, fleet vehicles and streets.

Starting salary is established by a collective bargaining agreement with a range of $22.00 to $27.42 per hour.   All applicants must submit a completed City employment application form, along with a resume and cover letter.  Applications must be delivered to the City of Carver, c/o Public Services Position, 801 Jonathan Carver Parkway, Carver, MN 55315. Applications accepted through July 22, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.  For a complete job description and application forms, please visit www.cityofcarver.com/employment.

6th Street Closed Until 3:00 Today

6th Street will be closed on Monday, July 1, 2019, until approximately 3:00 p.m. City crews are working to clean up portions of the road that have been washed out due to the storms.

Catch Up On The Latest News In The July Newsletter

Click HERE to get the latest City news, including information about the Carver and Chaska recreation partnership, water conservation tips, a concept plan for a senior living and multi-family apartment complex, State plumbing code requirements for sprinkler inspections, and more!

Provide feedback regarding the City’s partnership with the City of Chaska for recreation services.  Click HERE to complete the seven question survey.