A significant portion of the work will affect traffic and is likely to result in congestion. Expect temporary lane closures and detours as work is completed.
10 p.m. Thu, April 28 through 5 a.m. Fri, April 29
- Hwy 61 at the north intersection of Hwy 97 in Forest Lake will close to set the pedestrian bridge
Mar. 29-late Aug.
Beginning at 7 a.m. both directions of Hwy 61 between the north intersection of Hwy 97/Scandia Trl and 202nd St traffic will be reduced to a single lane on the east side of the road.
- SB Hwy 61 to EB Hwy 97 Detour: 210th St to Goodview Ave
- NB Hwy 61 to EB Hwy 97 will be allowed until June 10. After that date, motorists will also use the detour.
- Current staging (PDF)
Due to the nature of this project, there will be a specific detour for motorists and a different detour for trucks, reference these detour maps for more information: