Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 14, segment 1, from Highway 218 to East of Steele County Road 180

Owatonna Steele County MN

Traffic impacts

Project layout

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Road closures

  • Short term road closure of the westbound Hwy 14 travel lane between County Road 180 (near the railroad tracks) and CSAH 43 starting Monday morning at 5:30 a.m., Aug. 18. Crews will be constructing new pavement adjacent to the existing roadway. The new pavement construction and detour is expected to take approximately 7 full days (one week).
    • From the east traveling west on Hwy 14, traffic will be detoured onto County Road 180 (East Main Street) to County State Aid Hwy 43 (SE 44th Ave.) and then back onto westbound Hwy 14.
  • Shoulder closures
  • Lane shifts

Pedestrian/bicyclist closures

  • This is a rural stretch of road - pedestrians and bicyclists should find an alternate route

About this project

This project is part of the larger Hwy 14 expansion between Owatonna and Dodge Center.

Summary of work

  • Reconstruction and capacity expansion as a rural four-lane divided freeway
  • Note: Private accesses will not be provided to the highway


  • $12 million Connect with us through Twitter Connect with us through YouTube Connect with us through Facebook