Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 99

Le Sueur County

About this project

Two sections of Hwy 99 in Le Sueur County will be improved in 2019. The project in each section includes:

Summary of work

Hwy 99 from the Minnesota River Bridge to Le Sueur County Rd. 38 (SP 4008-31)

Hwy 99 Project

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  • Resurface with mill and overlay from MN River Bridge to railroad crossing
  • Add left turn lanes at County Rd. 15, 6th St. and the east entrance to gas station
  • Add left turn lane at Rabbit Rd.
  • Modify curb lane at southwest corner of Hwy 99 and Bdwy. in Cleveland
  • Add intersection lighting at Rabbit Road and County Rd. 49 in Cleveland
  • Replace guardrail
  • Realign sidewalk/trail in Cleaveland and install ADA ramps on 6th St. in Cleveland
  • Potentially adding curb to the west of County Rd. 23
  • Replace and extend large culvert in Cleveland
  • Detour to Broadway and 6th Street in Cleveland for culvert work

Hwy 99 from Hwy 13 to Hwy 21 in Rice County (SP 4010-10)

Hwy 99 Project

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  • Resurfacing - 8 miles
  • Add right turn lanes at County Rd. 3
  • Removing or updating guardrail 
  • Maintain park and ride east of Hwy 13 by paving parking area
  • Add intersection lighting at County Rd. 3
  • Replace culverts
  • Detour to Hwy 21 for culvert work

Traffic impacts

Expect detours.