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June 27, 2012



MnDOT District 7


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Hwy 14 detour in North Mankato begins June 29


MANKATO, Minn. – Hwy 14 traffic from Lookout Drive to Nicollet County Road 77 will be detoured beginning Friday, June 29, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.


The Hwy 14 detour will include County Road 13, County Road 6 and County Road 77/Lookout Drive. The detour will be in place until fall. 


Motorists are encouraged to find alternate routes if possible. Local traffic may want to use LorRay Drive as an alternative. Caution should be used on the detour route as it includes stop conditions.


The Hwy 14 project in North Mankato is being built in phases in two years. The 2012 construction project includes:


Mathiowetz Construction of Sleepy Eye is the prime contractor for the $8,595,090 project. Maps and more information about the bids for 2013 construction can be found at


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