Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 5

Norwood Young America, Victoria, Waconia

Orange barrels on a highway

Hwy 5 between East Scandia Road and County Road 11

Hwy 5 between Scandia Road and Victoria Drive project map
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About

Project work will include:

  • Reconstructing Hwy 5 between East Scandia Road and County Road 11.
  • Adding turn lanes at the new Lake Bridge Lane access, Laketown Road and Parley Lake Road
  • Widening road to include 8 foot paved shoulders
  • Improving drainage and extending culvert at Auburn Lake
  • Partnering with Metropolitan Council Environmental Services (MCES) to replace force main

Schedule

  • Construction: Spring 2015 through late September/early October 2015

Cost

  • $6.3 million (current estimate for cost to MnDOT)
  • $6.3 million (current estimate for cost to MCES)

Benefits

  • Enhances safety
  • Provides a smoother road surface