Just a quick note to let you know about upcoming area roadwork. Crews will resurface and replace guardrail on Highway 12 from 7th St SE in Cokato to 13th Ave in Howard Lake late-May through June, 2018. Motorists can expect lane closures, flaggers and a pilot car for up to 7 days. Entire project to take three weeks to complete. We will provide a schedule when set. If you have any questions about this project, contact Brian Porter, construction project manager at 320-223-6615.
Future plans are underway to resurface and improve Highway 12 through Cokato.
About this project
Plans are to resurface and improve pedestrian accessibility on Hwy 12 between Sunset Ave NW and 7th St SE in Cokato. Various other safety improvements are also being explored to reduce traffic speeds and improve safety for motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians along the corridor. Potential design elements include:
Enhanced pedestrian crossings
Bicycle lanes separated from traffic with a buffer space
Narrower driving lanes
Potential roundabout at the intersection of Hwy 12 and Broadway Ave/CR 3