Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 15 St. Cloud, Sartell

Highway 23 to Benton Drive

Current traffic impacts

Hwy 15 open

All lanes, ramps open between Hwy 23/Division St and Benton Dr.

Check 511mn.org for current travel conditions.

Stearns CR 1 detour

Stearns CR 1 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. CR 1 is scheduled to open on Oct. 15, weather permitting. Use signed detour

Hwy 15 improvements

Project Complete

project map - click for pdf
Project location

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–Sept. 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.

Future projects, plans

Tentative projects for the St. Cloud area in 2017

  • Highway 10 safety improvement - Install high tension median cable barrier on Hwy 10 from north of Benton Dr in Sauk Rapids to west of E St Germain St in St. Cloud
  • Interstate 94 safety improvement - Install four miles of high tension median cable barrier on I-94 east of Hwy 15 in St. Cloud/St. Augusta

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