Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 60 Watonwan County Resurfacing


Traffic impacts

  • Traffic re-opened to four-lanes September 5, 2019

About this project

Project location map

Hwy 60 project map. Click for larger view.

The Hwy 60 Watonwan County resurfacing project is a 12.9 mile resurfacing project that begins just 1.2 miles west of the Hwy 4 and Hwy 60 interchange and ends at the Hwy 15 junction.

Summary of work

  • Resurfacing the existing eastbound (EB) and westbound (WB) pavement
  • Resurfacing EB and WB ramps
  • Constructing a crossover at the west and east end of the project area to accommodate two-lane two-way traffic
  • Remove and replace road signs
  • Constructing a snow fence to mitigate snow drifts on Hwy 60 at the Watonwan River Bridge
  • Removing or replacing guardrails
  • Resurfacing and upgrades to the Hwy 4/County Rd 27 bridge and County Rd 12 bridge over Hwy 60
  • Reconstructing the exit and entrance to rest area