Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

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

  • The Willmar Wye open house and public hearing for the EA/EAW is scheduled for Thursday, February 23rd from 5-7 pm. A formal presentation will take place at 5:30 pm followed by time for public comments. For more information on the open house, public hearing or how to submit a comment visit the Willmar Wye webpage.
  • You can now view road conditions from MnDOT snowplow cameras. Go to 511mn.org and click on plow cameras under the menu.
  • Looking for information about mowing and baling in the highway right of way? Check out our webpage for permit information including Frequently Asked Questions.
  • Unable to attend the open house for the Hwy 91 project on Jan. 19? No problem. Get all your information here.