Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 70 resurfacing and drainage improvements

Near Pine City

Project Completed

About this project

Summary of work

  • Resurface nine-miles of pavement
  • Subgrade corrections as needed to improve road strength
  • Install culvert extensions and make other drainage improvements
  • Reduce hills at six locations to improve sight distance
  • Install turn-lanes at:
    County Road 4/106 – right-turn/bypass-lane
    County Road 3 – right-turn-lane
    Country View Lane – right-turn-lane
    County Road 110 intersection – Improvements to traffic operations will include modifications to intersection signing and pavement markings

The life expectancy of the finished Hwy 70 resurfacing project is 20-years.


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Beth Petrowske
District 1 Public Affairs

Andrew Deming
Project Engineer