Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 25, 55—Buffalo

Wright County

Crews return to wrap-up project

Hwy 25 map in Buffalo
Project is substantially complete. Minor wrap-up work through mid-June 2017.

Periodic lane closures through June

Beginning Tuesday, May 30, crews to return to complete roadside work and install permanent road markings on Hwy 25 and Hwy 55 in Buffalo. Motorists may encounter periodic lane or shoulder closures at off peak hours during daylight hours. Please be watchful for workers and expect changes when traveling through the area.

The project was substantially complete in November 2016, when all four lanes of Highway 25 between Catlin St and Highway 55 opened to traffic and the new signal systems became fully operational. The entire project to be complete by June 29, 2017.

Today in Buffalo

Check 511mn.org for current road conditions and travel speeds.

Future projects, plans

Hwy 25 map in Buffalo
Reconstruct Hwy 25 between 1st Street S and Settlers Parkway in 2022 in Buffalo.

Buffalo area

Tentative improvements planned for Hwy 25 and Hwy 55 in the Buffalo area in Wright County in 2018-2022.

  • Resurface Highway 25 from Highway 12 to 10th St S in Buffalo
  • Resurface Highway 55 from from Division Street in east Buffalo to the Wright/Hennepin County line in Rockford
  • Resurface Highway 25 from Highway 12 in Montrose to Watertown
  • Reconstruct Highway 25 from south of 1st St S to north of Settlers Parkway/Wright CR 147 in Buffalo, includes pedestrian access improvements, 2022
  • Resurface Highway 55 from Poplar St in Annandale to Highway 25 in Buffalo

Additional resources

Web page: jseelen

Hwy 25 Buffalo

Improvements

  • Reconstruct and widen Hwy 25 to four lanes from south of Catlin St through the intersection at Hwy 55 in Buffalo in 2016
    • Upgrade or install Hwy 25 traffic signals at the intersections of Hwy 55, 14th St N and John Ause Memorial Dr
    • Install a concrete median between each of the Hwy 25 signaled intersections
    • Upgrade pedestrian accessibility, includes signals, ramps and sidewalks
    • Reconstruct and install dual-left turn lanes at the intersection of Hwy 55/Hwy 25
  • Reconstruct and improve Hwy 25 from south of Hwy 55 to 3rd St N, includes a new roundabout at 8th St N in 2015-2016

Schedule

Led by Year Project Cost
City of Buffalo April - Aug. 15, 2016 COMPLETE: Reconstruct Hwy 25 from south of Hwy 55 to 3rd St N $4.8 million
MnDOT June 13 - Nov. 18, 2016 COMPLETE: Reconstruct and widen Hwy 25 from Hwy 55 to Catlin St, includes the intersection of Hwy 25/Hwy 55 $6.7 million
May-June 2017 WRAP-UP: Establish turf and install permanent road markings