Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 47, Hwy 65 Signal and Accessibility Improvements



Hand pressing ADA-accessible walk signal button
Speakers and raised arrows on APS signals provide information about the intersection to pedestrians with hearing and visual impairment.

All MnDOT projects - both new construction and rehabilitation projects - must include evaluation to ensure compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Components can include, but are not limited to adding curb cuts, truncated domes and accessible pedestrian signals. Read about MnDOT's transition plan to comply with the ADA.

Specifics for this project

This projects includes:

  • Reconstructing the signal systems and sidewalk ramps to comply with ADA requirements at 14 total intersections along Hwy 47/University Ave. and Hwy 65/Central Ave.