Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 5

Green isle

About this project

Hwy 5 from north of 5th Street in Green Isle to Hwy 212 will be resurfaced in late summer 2020 to provide a smoother road surface, improved drainage and safer rural intersections. Traffic will be detoured during construction.

Summary of work

  • Repave road
  • Repair multiple culverts throughout the project
  • Add centerline and shoulder rumble strips
  • Extend turn lanes at various locations

Traffic impacts

  • Hwy 5 will be detoured during construction (starting in August) until about October 30
  • Depending on destination points, motorists will have two detour options (east and west routes), outlined in the map
    I-494 Ramp Closures
    Hwy 5 detour map. Click for larger view.
  • Hwy 212 in Norwood Young America (from the junction of Hwy 25/5 to Hwy 34) will be under construction from Spring through Fall of 2020. To find out more, visit the Hwy 212 project website.