NOW: Hwy 47 closed to through traffic between Hwy 27 in Isle and Hwy 23 in Ogilvie through late August.
Detour uses Hwy 47 Isle, Hwy 18 to Hwy 65 Mora and Hwy 23 Ogilvie. Map, PDF
Little Ann River and Ann Lake bridges are closed through October
Late August: After the road opens between Isle and Woodland; Hwy 47 will remain closed and detoured between Ogilvie and Woodland through October. Map, PDF
Local work zone
Open, expect changes
Hwy 47 is open to those who live, work or visit a resident or business along the closed road. However, some work requires hard closures. Expect changes to access, gravel surfaces, reduced speeds, flaggers and a pilot car. Try to enter/exit the work zone nearest to you.
July: Replace pipes below road between 210th Ave./Ann Lake and Hwy 23 Ogilvie. Periodic closures, follow signs.
June 15-early Sept.: Closed to reconstruct the Little Ann River bridge between Co. Rd. 26 and 265th Ave.
June 19-early Sept.: Closed to reconstruct the Ann Lake bridge between Co. Rd. 26 and 210th Ave.
MnDOT will reconstruct 22 miles of Highway 47 road surface and improve drainage between Highway 27 in Isle and Highway 23 in Ogilvie, and reconstruct two bridges near Kanabec Co. Rd. 26/Ann Lake in 2020.
Summary of work
Reconstruct the road surface (full-depth reclaim)
Replace or line 34 culverts/pipes below the road
Replace bridge over Little Ann River
Replace bridge over the west side of Ann Lake
Improve access at these Hwy 47 intersections:
Construct right turn lanes
W George Street/CR 10
180th Avenue/CR 55
320th Street/CR 126
Campground entrance south of Isle
Construct bypass lanes
Ann Lake Road
Old Highway 66/Campground entrance
Construct turn lanes
Highway 27/395th Street/CR 131, includes overhead lighting
CR 6/210th Avenue
Upgrade roadside guardrail
Install mumble and rumble strips
Through October 2020
Hwy 47 will be detoured for the full duration of this project between April 27 and mid-Oct.
Hwy 47 closed
Ogilvie to Woodland
April 27 to July 7; Aug 21 to mid-October
Use Hwy 23 Ogilvie, Hwy 65 Mora and Hwy 27 to Woodland. Map, png
Ogilvie to Isle
July 7 to August 21
Use Hwy 23 Ogilvie, Hwy 65 Mora, Hwy 18 and Hwy 47 to Isle. Map, png