Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 27, Hwy 71—Long Prairie

Todd County

Resurface, improve

Road and sidewalk improvements are planned for Highway 27 and Highway 71 in Long Prairie beginning mid-July 2017.

Project location map - Long Prairie, MN
Resurface and improve Hwy 27 and Hwy 71 in Long Prairie in Todd County.

Summary of work

  • Resurface Hwy 27 (1st Ave N) between Hwy 71 (Lake St) and 9th St NE
  • Resurface Hwy 71 (Lake St/Hwy 27) between Hwy 27 (1st Ave N) and 6th Ave S
  • Upgrade the signal system at Todd County Rd 38 (2nd Ave S) and Hwy 71
  • Repair storm sewers
  • Reconstruct pedestrian sidewalks and ramps

Upcoming impacts

  • Lane closures with possible flaggers controlling traffic on Hwy 27 and Hwy 71
  • Access closures with detours via side streets, follow signs
  • Pedestrian sidewalk/access closures, follow detour signs

Access to businesses and residences will be maintained and open