Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Southwest Minnesota Regional Information

MnDOT District 8

Traveling in the southwest

Map of MnDOT District 8, covering Southwest Minnesota.

Traffic and roads

District 8 News

  • District 8 is looking for fill-in snow plow drivers. Positions are located in Montevideo, Olivia, Pipestone, Redwood Falls, Tracy and Slayton. For more information email hrd8.dot@state.mn.us.

Recently Completed Projects

  • Hwy 15 from Winthrop to Brownton
  • Hwy 59 (Main Street) project in Marshall
  • Hwy 12 Atwater to Litchfield
  • Hwy 59 from Fulda to Slayton
  • Hwy 30 in Pipestone to Lake Wilson

New Projects

  • Beaver Creek stabilization project begins Monday, October 5.
  • Hwy 274 project begins Thursday, October 8.

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