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Current state highway roadwork in central Minnesota

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Recent News


I-94 St. Michael to Rogers
New six lanes on I-94 from St. Michael to Rogers. Photo by Jeff Eggert, WSB

State wraps up 2015 road construction season (Nov. 10, 2015)


All lanes of Hwy 25 through downtown Buffalo now open (Nov. 2, 2015) Work operations to continue in spring 2016.


Periodic lane closures on Hwy 169 north of Milaca through early Nov. (Updated Sept.14, 2015) Prep work for 2016 reconstruction, build temp lanes and crossovers.


Roadwork by Highway

Hwy 10 Becker, Big Lake


Railroad crossing upgrades on all adjoining roads along Hwy 10. RR project in progress. Periodic closures, detours, drive with care, pay attention to signs.



Hwy 25 Monticello
New four lane on Hwy 25 from south of School Blvd to CR 106/85th St NE in Monticello. Photo by Rob Abfalter


Hwy 24 Clearwater


Hwy 24 bridge construction in Clearwater 
Traffic impacts minimal, motorists to use current Hwy 24 bridge as new structure is built to the south, downstream. New bridge to open to traffic in fall 2017. Entire project to be complete in June 2018.


Hwy 25, 55 Buffalo


Hwy 25 road improvements in Buffalo
City of Buffalo and MnDOT projects in 2015 and 2016. Reconstruct Hwy 25 between 2nd St S and Catlin St.


Complete: I-94 Rogers to St. Michael


Install capacity improvements Hwy 101 to Hwy 241.


Hwy 169 north of Milaca


Periodic lane closures on Hwy 169 north of Milaca mid Sept. - Nov. (Aug. 18, 2015) Periodic lane closures, lane shifts, reduced speeds. Prep work for 2016 pavement reconstruction; construct temp bypass lanes.


Highway 169 bridge construction
New bridge on Hwy 169
along Lake Mille Lacs at Kathio State Park, Vineland. Photo by Dan Gilder

Complete: Hwy 169 Vineland


Replace Hwy 169 bridge near Lake Mille Lacs (May 21, 2015) Replace bridge. Hwy 169 bridge is open, possible lane closures lanes with reduced speeds through early Nov. as crews wrap up work.


Hwy 371 Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Jenkins


Hwy 371 four lane expansion Work begins in Jan. 2016.  The two year project will expand Hwy 371 to a four lane divided highway from Nisswa Ave in Nisswa, to just north of CR 16 in Jenkins, includes a new interchange at CR 11 in Pequot Lakes.


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MnDOT is installing warning systems at 54 rural intersections statewide (Sept. 10, 2015) Three systems to be installed and operational at area intersections by Dec. 2015:


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