Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 119

Hwy 40 to Hwy 12

Project summary

Hwy 119 project limits
Highway 119 project limits. Click to enlarge

Starting May 6, MnDOT will resurface Highway 119, from Highway 40 in the Lac Qui Parle County to Highway 12, north of Appleton. The project excludes the portion of Hwy 119 that's within the city of Appleton.

Current traffic impacts

  • Hwy 119 closed between Hwy 12 and Hwy 59/7. Traffic detoured to Hwys 12 and 59.
  • Alternating lane closures on Hwy 119 south of Appleton to Highway 40 begin May 20

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. Components can include, but are not limited to adding curb cuts, truncated domes and accessible pedestrian signals. Read about MnDOT's transition plan to comply with the ADA.

Specifics for this project

There are no specific accessibility components to this project.