Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 10/Hwy 75 Improvement Project

Moorhead

Project Details

Main Ave. and Fourth Street, Downtown Moorhead
Main Ave. and Fourth Street, Downtown Moorhead.

Improvements made this summer

  • Resurfaced Main Avenue between the Veterans Memorial Bridge and Eighth Street
  • Replaced six traffic signals along Center Avenue and Main Avenue (including features to assist pedestrians who are blind or visually impaired)
  • Installed a pedestrian-activated crosswalk signal on Eighth Street at 10th Avenue near Concordia College (Click here for an explanation of the HAWK signal) (700 KB pdf)
  • Improved pedestrian accessibility at several intersections along Hwy 10 and Hwy 75
  • Installed underground fiber optic cable along various roads
  • Installed electronic changeable message signs on Interstate 94 near the Red River in Fargo and Highway 10 near Dilworth

Cost

  • $4.8 million

Americans with Disabilities Act

Accessibility and state highway projects

All MnDOT projects--both new construction and rehabilitation projects-- must include an evaluation to ensure compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Specifics for this Project

  • Upgraded to APS signals at intersections within the construction zone
  • Added truncated domes to sidewalks at intersections
  • Installed a pedestrian-activated crosswalk signal at 8th St. and 10th Ave. South near Concordia College

Click here for more information on APS signals.