Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 14/Hwy 4 Sleepy Eye area

Sleepy Eye area

Americans with Disabilities Act

I-494 Ramp Closures

Speakers and raised arrows on APS signals provide information about the intersection to pedestrians with hearing and visual impairment.

All MnDOT projects - both new construction and rehabilitation projects - must include evaluation to ensure compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Components can include, but are not limited to adding curb cuts, truncated domes and accessible pedestrian signals. Read about MnDOT's transition plan to comply with the ADA.

Specifics for this project

This project includes:

  • Updating traffic signals to include accessible pedestrian signals (APS)
  • Adding four APS push button active pedestrian flashers
  • Updating pedestrian ramps to meet ADA requirements
  • Removing and replacing sections of poor sidewalk, curb and gutters