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Hwy 10 Corridor Update


Hwy 10 Corridor update

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Recently completed projects

  • An interchange was constructed at Otter Tail County Road 34 west of Perham near the new hospital. This project was funded with a Transportation Economic Development grant, as well as with state, county, city and private funds.

2013 projects

  • Road damage on several segments of Hwy 10/75 in Moorhead (caused by the 2009 Red River flood protection effort) will be repaired in Phase II of a flood repair project. The project includes accessibility improvements, pedestrian/bike improvements, installation of a High Intensity Activated Crosswalk signal near Concordia College and traffic signal revisions with interconnection technology. A mill and inlay on Hwy 10 between Eighth Street and the Red River Bridge is also part of this project.
  • An unbonded concrete overlay is planned for the westbound lanes from Airport Road/Wine Lake Road in Detroit Lakes to Boyer Lake.
  • A mill and overlay is planned for the eastbound lanes from Perham to New York Mills
  • A box culvert will be constructed under Hwy 10 for the Heartland Trail on the east side of Detroit Lakes.
  • An access management project in Hawley is planned for 2013. Project design will be based on a Hwy 10 and CR 31/33 Traffic Study that was completed in October 2008 in partnership with the city of Hawley.
  • A mill and overlay is planned for the westbound lanes from 2 miles east of Hwy 78 to 1 mile east of Bluffton.

2014 projects

  • A bridge replacement project is planned for eastbound Hwy 10 at the Buffalo River.

2015 projects

  • A reconstruction and frontage road project is planned from Airport Road/Wine Lake Road to Summit Avenue in Detroit Lakes. This project includes an underpass under Hwy 59 at Main Street. The project is based on a transportation study that was completed in 2011 in a partnership with the city of Detroit Lakes and Becker County.