Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 2, 2013

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Detour change for Hwy 5 from Arlington to Green Isle construction on Oct. 3


MANKATO, Minn. – The detour for construction on Hwy 5 from Arlington to Green Isle will change on Thursday, Oct. 3 to Sibley County Roads 9 and 15.

The detour for heavy commercial traffic will remain on Sibley County Roads 13 and 15.

Motorists can expect a smoother and safer ride when the project is complete in mid-October.

The nearly $5 million dollar 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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