Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 87

Frazee to the Becker/Wadena county line

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Construction details

Highway 87 is now open to all traffic! Watch for crews still at work, as they finish up various tasks along the work zone.

Map shows Highway 87 closed between Frazee and the Becker/Wadena County Line, just west of Menahga. Detour follows CR 29, Hwy 34 and Hwy 71.
Hwy 87 Frazee to Menahga

Staging and local traffic impacts

The project was broken up into two sections:

  1. Becker/Wadena County Line to Evergreen
  2. Frazee to Evergreen

Several operations took place simultaneously throughout the entire corridor. Thank you to Highway 87 residents and businesses for your cooperation during construction!

Project information

In 2021, the Minnesota Department of Transportation will complete a project on Highway 87 from Frazee to the Becker/Wadena county line.

Project details

Frazee to Menahga

North River Drive in Frazee to Evergreen
  • Robust resurfacing (reclaim)
  • Shoulder widening, with 8 additional feet on each side of the highway
  • Centerline and box culvert replacements and improvements
Project map for pavement resurfacing and shoulder widening for Highway 87 from Frazee to Evergreen
COMPLETED: Evergreen to the Becker/Wadena county line
  • Robust resurfacing (reclaim)
  • Culvert work and improvements

Project map for pavement resurfacing from Evergreen to the Becker/Wadena county line