Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 63 Bridges over Mississippi River and Hwy 61

Red Wing

Traffic impacts

2018 detours

Red Wing bridge interactive construction map. Click for larger PDF version.

Current traffic impacts

  • Midnight through 4 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9
    • Flaggers will stop traffic in both directions on Hwy 63 and Hwy 61 to move equipment across both highways.
    • Delays should not exceed 15 minute
  • Through Tuesday, Oct. 9: NB Hwy 58 (Plum St.) traffic is shifted into the closed left turn lane between Main St. and Third St.
      • There is no parking on Hwy 58 (Plum St.) south of Third St. to the alley.
      • The sidewalk on the east of Hwy 58 (Plum St.) south of Third Street is closed.
      • Third St. businesses between Potter and Plum can be accessed via the alleys.
  • Traffic on 825th St. is detoured (825th St. detour map PDF)
    • Use 825th St. north of The Woodshed to access Harbor Bar, Island Campground and marinas
  • Slip ramp from river bridge to Third St. is closed through September 2019
  • Third St. from Potter St. to Plum St. is closed through fall 2018
  • The sidewalk on both sides of Third St. between Potter St. and Plum St. is closed through fall 2018

About this project

Summary of work

  • Replace the Hwy 63 bridges over the Mississippi River and Hwy 61
  • Realign the approach roadways
  • FAQs

Visualizations

The preferred alternative for replacing the Hwy 63 bridges over the Mississippi River and Hwy 61, along with realigning the approach roadways in Minnesota and Wisconsin has been determined. The visual quality process is complete and visualizations of two bridges and approach roadways have been developed.