Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 169 Aitkin

Construct a new roundabout at Red Oak/Southgate Drive

Hwy 24 bridge

Construct a new roundabout

About this project

Project Location MapConstruct a new roundabout at the intersection of Highway 169/Minnesota Ave S and Red Oak/Southgate Drive, located in the south end of the city of Aitkin in 2017. Final layout (Jan. 10, 2017)

Summary of work

  • Construct a new roundabout, includes local road connections
  • Install pedestrian crossings and trail connections
  • Install overhead safety lighting
  • Update storm water drainage


  • Improve motorist and pedestrian safety and accessibility
  • Improve traffic flow and reduce delays


  • $1.3 million

Photo from Google maps online of the intersection, 2014
Google Maps street view image.

Information subject to change
District 3 project