Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 71

Park Rapids

About this project

Hwy 71 Park Rapids work zone
Highway 71 construction work zone

Summary of work

  • Resufacing 20-miles of Hwy 71 from Park Rapids to Itasca State Park (East Entrance)

Traffic impacts

  • Alternating lane closures with pilot car and flaggers to control traffic
    • Expect short delays
  • Itasca State Park's South Entrance is located in the work zone area
  • Work will cease on September 22 for the 2018 Headwaters 100 bike ride