Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 61

White Bear Lake

About this project- Project Complete

Hwy 61 in White Bear Lake project map
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This project resurfaced a 1.9 mile segment of Hwy 61.

Summary of work

  • Resurfaced existing pavement
  • Installed lighting at major intersections along the road
  • Updated pedestrian crossings to meet modern accessibility standards
  • Constructed a trail from Lake Avenue North to Veteran’s Park
  • Widened center median to accommodate landscaping
  • Replaced storm drains and other infrastructure
  • Upgraded traffic and railway signals

Cost

  • $5.3 million

Contacts

Denise Workcuff
Public Affairs
denise.workcuff@state.mn.us
651-234-7502