Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

South Sixth Street—Brainerd

Reconstruct Business Highway 371

Reconstruct, improve

Digging down below the surface

Work has begun in full swing on the Business Highway 371/South Sixth Street project. MnDOT has multiple crews working along the corridor. Photo by Paul Smith, MnDOT Construction

Current map/traffic configuration Truck detour Current detour
Hwy 371B/S 6th St closed Oak St to Joseph St, follow detour signs.

Current impacts

Locals and visitors will encounter work areas and periodic lane/shoulder or sidewalk closures along the entire roadway during the duration of this project.


For your safety and ours, please stay out of closed areas, watch for changes, and use signed detours.

Today on Hwy 371B

For current traffic conditions on state highways, check 511mn.org

Brainerd is open for business

Access to businesses and residences will be maintained and open during construction, but expect changes, including gravel surfaces, and watch for signs.

Contact us

Local residents and businesses with questions may contact Joe Cameron, MnDOT project manager, at 218-828-5740. Or, the contractor's 24/7 phone line for access or utility issues, at 218-330-3493.

Information is tentative and subject to change.

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