Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 14/Hwy 4 Sleepy Eye area

Sleepy Eye area

About the projects

Overview of the three projects featured in the Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch

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Hwy 14 project map. Click for larger view.

1. Highway 14 Sleepy Eye to New Ulm (weather delay - May 7 start)

Summary of Work

Timeline

  • May 7, 2018
  • Duration: 1 month, weather depending

Traffic Impacts

  • Lane restrictions/no detours

2. Highway 14 Sleepy Eye downtown (May 21 start)

Summary of Work

Timeline

  • On or after May 21, 2018
  • Duration: 2-3 months, weather depending

Traffic Impacts

  • One week closure of Main Street E for utility work
  • Detour route adds 1 minute

3. Highway 4 North of Sleepy Eye (anticipated June 4 start)

Summary of Work

Timeline

  • Project may begin on or after June 4, 2018
  • 2-3 months, weather depending

Traffic Impacts

2017 Projects

1. Highway 14, Springfield to Sleepy Eye

  • Project includes roadway resurfacing and safety improvements including center line rumble strips, edge line rumble strips and new guardrail where needed.
  • Detour route
  • Construction Cost: $6.6 million

2. Highway 4, north of Sleepy Eye to Fairfax

  • Project includes mill and overlay, bridge repairs, guardrail, culvert repairs and replacements and safety improvements including centerline mumble strips and edge line rumbles.
  • Detour route
  • Cost: $3.6 million