Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 30 repaving

Ellendale

About this project

Update

Construction starts July 26, 2021, with a planned completion by October.

Detours

Detour information is located on the Detour tab. Individuals will have access to their property, local businesses and destinations, however their route may be altered depending on the work being done that day.

Access questions can be directed to the Project Access Manager:

Chris Harber
Contractor Project Access Manager, Ulland Brothers
charber@ulland.com
507-383-4986

Summary of work

    Hwy 30 Ellendale Project map
    Hwy 30 project area
  • Repave Hwy 30 from 0.28 miles west of Ellendale to 1 mile east of Steele Co. Rd. 45
  • Culvert work at three locations east of Steele Co. Rd. 45 and at Steele Co. Rd. 14 just north of Hwy 30
  • Realignment of 8th Ave. E intersection and Hwy 30
  • ADA improvements

Traffic impacts

Three detours will be used at various points during construction. The start dates for the detours are subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

  • A culvert replacement on Steele Co. Rd. 14 just north of Hwy 30 will be replaced. The detour will route traffic from Hwy 30 to 5th St. N then to Steele Co. Rd. 14. The detour is estimated to start August 2 and will last approximately 1 week.
  • Traffic will be routed around the intersection realignment work at 8th Ave. E in Ellendale. The detour will continue traffic on Hwy 30 to Steele Co. Rd. 14, then south to 8th Ave. E. The detour is estimated to start August 4 and will last approximately 2 weeks.
  • Three large culverts will be replaced on Hwy 30 east of Steele Co. Rd. 45. The detour will route traffic from Hwy 30 to Steele Co. Rd. 45. Traffic will follow the detour signs to Steele Co. Rd. 26 and again to Steele Co. Rd. 24. The detour is estimated to start August 9 and will last approximately one month.