Reconstruct and improve Hwy 4 between I-94 Sauk Centre and Hwy 55 Paynesville in Stearns and Kandiyohi counties in 2019.
Summary of work
- Reconstruct 21 miles of Hwy 4 road surface (full-depth reclamation), includes shoulders and turn-lanes
- Repair or replace 40 pipes/culverts
- Remove three cattle passes
- Upgrade guardrail
- Install mumble/rumble strips
Road to close and detour to through traffic in 2019. Detour uses I-94, Hwy 71 and Hwy 55. Detour map, PDF
Hwy 4 open to local residences and businesses, however plan for some changes and gravel surfaces. The road will be temporarily impassable at some locations to work on underground infrastructure.
Meire Grove, Lake Henry open
Hwy 4 will remain open in Meire Grove (reconstruct 2021) and Lake Henry (reconstructed 2018) throughout this project.
Information is tentative and subject to change.