Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 15 St. Cloud, Sartell

Highway 23 to Benton Drive

Traffic impacts

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Motorists may encounter periodic lane or shoulder closures as crews finish up the project in September.

Hwy 15 project wraps up

Motorists may encounter periodic lane or shoulder closures as crews complete the Highway 15 improvement project in September.

Work includes:

  • Install permanent road signs and pavement markings
  • Complete sidewalks and curbs
  • Fine tune traffic signal timings
  • Seed and establish turf along road

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

Stearns CR 1 closure

Thru early Oct

Stearns CR 1 remains closed west of Hwy 15 between LeSauk Dr and Heritage Dr to construct a new roundabout. Access to/from Heritage Dr at CR 1 is also closed. Use signed detour

Summary of work

April 11 - mid-Sept 2016

Resurface Highway 15 from Highway 23/CR 75, also known as Division St, to just north of the Mississippi River bridge, includes on/off ramps at Benton Dr.

Make intersection improvements at Hwy 15/12th St N, Hwy 15/CR 1, and Hwy 15/Benton Dr

  • Extend turn lanes, upgrade traffic signals, replace overhead lighting to LED and improve accessibility
  • Install new dual-left turn lanes on southbound Hwy 15 to eastbound 12th St N

April 11–Aug 2016

Smoother ride, extend road life, improve safety, better traffic flow, improved accessibility 

$3.2 million


Kirk Allen
Construction project manager

Information is subject to change.

Related Area Projects

Stearns CR 1 in Sartell

Description: Reconstruct and improve CR 1 between Hwy 15 and CR 120 in Sartell, includes a new roundabout at Heritage Dr. Project led by Stearns County.
Construction dates: June 27- Fall 2016
Traffic impact: Lane, road closures with detours via local roads, follow signs
Contact: Stearns County

I-94 St. Cloud to Collegeville

Description: Resurface six miles of I-94 east of the CR 159 interchange in Collegeville, segment of CR 75 and ramps; improve guardrail and drainage infrastructure; resurface the I-94 bridges at Hwy 15 interchange
Construction dates: April-Sept 2016 
Traffic impacts: I-94 reduced to one lane in each direction, reduced speeds, ramp closures,  detours
More information: mndot.gov/d3/i94/

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