Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

Aug. 1, 2017

Hwy 60 designs topic of open house on Aug. 7 in Madison Lake

MANKATO, Minn. – The public is encouraged to attend an open house on the designs to improve Highway 60 east of Mankato, particularly in the city of Madison Lake. An open house has been scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, August 7 at the Madison Lake City Hall, 525 Main Street.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation is progressing on the development a project in 2020 on Highway 60 from the junction with Highway 14 to the junction with Highway 13 in Waterville. In addition to resurfacing the roadway, updating the pedestrian ramps at sidewalks, access, turn lanes, additional lighting, sidewalk and curb and gutter are all under consideration.

The focus of this open house will be the draft designs of the section through Madison Lake. City officials along with MnDOT staff will be present to receive input from residents and business owners.

MnDOT has currently allocated $9-11 million for the 2020 project. MnDOT has posted the draft designs on a website for the project that can be found www.dot.state.mn.us/d7/projects/hwy60madisonlake/.

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