Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwys 19 and 71

Redwood Falls

Traffic impacts

Current traffic impacts

  • Traffic cones and barriers are being removed the week of Nov. 26.
  • Temporary traffic signals will be in place through the winter and permanent signals installed in spring due to a delay in getting the new signals fabricated.
Hwys 19 and 71 Redwood Falls map
Hwys 19 & Hwy 71 project in Redwood Falls. Click to enlarge.

Project updates

  • The concrete sidewalks near North Swain Street will be poured in spring. They are currently filled with gravel.
  • Permanent pavement striping and markings will be installed in spring.

Summary of work

  • Construction of continuous two-way left turn lane from Cook Street to Patton Street
  • New signal system at CR 101
  • Replacement of signal at Dekalb Street
  • Replacement of signal at Swain Street
  • ADA improvements (pedestrian ramps, sidewalks and driveways) from just west of South Minnesota Street to Patton Street
  • ADA improvements (pedestrian ramps, sidewalks and driveways) from West 11th Street to Hwy 71

Contractor

Cost

    • $3.6 million