Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 21 Resurfacing


About this project

Hwy 21 resurfacing location project map
Hwy 21 repaving project map


Project started Monday, April 19, 2021 and was finished in July 2021.

Summary of work

The project resurfaced 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 were installed at Shields Ct., Mazaska Lake Trail, Lake Mazaska Boat Launch, and French Lake Trail. Additionally, the Rice Co. Rd. 62 (Halstad Ave.) intersection was improved and overhead lighting was added for safety. Culverts were also repaired.

Traffic impacts

Current traffic impacts

  • None - project is complete.