Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 78

Battle Lake to Interstate 94

Traffic impacts

Hwy 78 detour
Hwy 78 detour map (Click for PDF Version)

Upcoming traffic impacts

  • Detour to Hwy 210, Co Rd 35 and I-94 during culvert work in May (starts May, 3)
  • Truck Detour to Hwy 210 and I-94 during culvert work in May (starts May, 3)
  • Intermittent lane closures during paving work

Summary of work

  • Resurface 22 miles of Hwy 78
  • Replace 10 centerline culverts between Battle Lake and Ashby
  • Construct 3 new right turn lanes
    • Northbound 78 at Rabbit Rd.
    • Southbound 78 at Co Rd 126
    • Southbound 78 at Co Rd 12