About this project
Project is scheduled to start Monday, April 19. First priority is the area by the Lake Mazaska Boat Launch and that is estimated to be completed by early May, weather permitting. Culvert repairs will also start the week of April 19. Culvert and intersection improvements are estimated to be finished by the end of May. If weather permits, all project work will be finished by the end of June.
Summary of work
The project will resurface approximately 8 miles of Hwy 21 from about 1 mile west of I-35 to Hwy 99 in Rice County. New turn lanes/ bypass lanes will be installed at Shields Court, Mazaska Lake Trail, Lake Mazaska Boat Launch and French Lake Trail. Additionally, the Rice County Road 62 (Halstad Avenue) intersection will be improved and overhead lighting will be added for safety. Culverts will also be repaired.