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

News & Open Houses

  • You're invited to the open house for the Hwy 22 project in Litchfield at the Meeker County Courthouse (Community Room A) from 4:30-6 pm on Thursday, Dec.8.
  • MnDOT is pleased to announce the completion of the Highway 12 Downtown Litchfield Study. The final report can be found on the project webpage.
  • Beams for the Kandiyohi County Road 5 bridge overpass at Hwy 23 will be set on December 12, 2016. Traffic will be held for approximately 15 minutes at a time while the beams are set.
  • The Hwy 23 Marshall Area Safety Assessment Final report has been released. Read more here.
  • Check out the latest update on the Milan Bridge project.