Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 23, 2013

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Hwy 5 from Arlington to Green Isle to open Oct. 28


MANKATO, Minn. – Hwy 5 from Arlington to Green Isle will open to traffic on Monday, Oct. 28; weather permitting, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Crews are working on striping and finishing work through the weekend.

Motorists can expect a smoother and safer ride when the nearly $5 million pavement work is open.

The pavement replacement project included replacing the culvert at the south edge of Green Isle and relocating it with a new channel and a mill and overlay in Green Isle.

Knife River Corporation – North Central of Sauk Rapids is the contractor on the project. 

For current statewide travel information, visit www.511mn.org .



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