Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwys 19 and 71

Redwood Falls

Traffic impacts

  • Alternating lane closures
  • Short delays are possible
  • Drive with extreme caution

Project updates

  • All signals are installed and fully functional; timing cycles are being tested
  • Permanent striping and messages installed
  • Final concrete sections completed
  • Working on seeding and permanent erosion control
Hwys 19 and 71 Redwood Falls map
Hwys 19 & Hwy 71 project in Redwood Falls. Click to enlarge.

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