Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 34 in Detroit Lakes

Resurfacing/center-left turn lane addition and pedestrian access

Project complete

Key project elements

  • Resurface Hwy 34 from Hwy 59 to Becker County Road 29 (except sections previously paved in 2015)
  • Resurface Hwy 59 from the bridge over BNSF Railroad to north of the Hwy 59/Hwy 34 junction
  • Install a continuous center left turn lane on Hwy 34 from Hwy 59 to Roosevelt Ave.
  • Add a trail/pedestrian improvements along Hwy 34 in the city of Detroit Lakes

Project background

The project is funded by the Corridors of Commerce program authorized by the state legislature to help improve freight movement and mobility. Safety enhancements are also included.