Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 210

In Jay Cooke State Park

Traffic impacts

A two-mile-long section of Hwy 210, which serves as the east entrance to Jay Cooke State Park is closed due to significant damage from severe flooding that occurred in June 2012. MnDOT is rebuilding the closed section of Hwy 210. Work began in late-May 2015 and will be completed in October 2016. The highway will remain closed until the work in completed.

(Jay Cooke State Park is open, for details click here)

Public Meeting Scheduled July 21, 2015

MnDOT has scheduled a meeting to update the public on the Hwy 210 project in Jay Cooke State Park.

The meeting will be held Tuesday, July 21, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Thomson Town Hall 33 Dalles Avenue, Thomson, Minnesota.

To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota), 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). You may also e-mail your request to ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us. Please request at least one week in advance if possible.

About this project

Summary of work

  • Resurface pavement
  • Improve drainage
  • Flatten slopes


$21.3 million

The project will be funded with 80 percent federal emergency funds and 20 percent state emergency funds, which can only be used on emergency repair projects.