Resurfacing of Hwy 7 and Hwy 22 begins May 12
Project requires road closure and detour
WILLMAR, Minn. –Motorists traveling on Hwy 7 and Hwy 22 will encounter a detour beginning Monday, May 12, while crews resurface the Hwys and make intersection improvements at Hwy 22 and 7 from Cosmos to Hutchinson.
Hwy 22 traffic will be detoured onto Hwy 15. Motorists traveling on Hwy 7 will be detoured via McLeod County Roads 115, 14 and 12. The detour is scheduled to be in place through the project duration. (Editor’s note: See attached detour map).
Duininck, Inc. is the prime contractor for the $7M project. The project is scheduled to be completed by late August, weather permitting.
With this project, MnDOT is working to enhance a safe, efficient and effective transportation system and ensure that the transportation system with continue to serve the state for many years.
MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution in a work zone and reminds them never to enter a roadway that has been blocked with barricades or cones.
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