Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 61 Withers Harbor Bridge

Red Wing


Public meeting summary

MnDOT hosted a public meeting on July 12, 2022 that highlighted five projects occurring along Hwy 61 through 2024. In the meeting summary, you can view materials that were at the meeting.

People not able to attend the meeting are encouraged to view the information displayed and the informational sheet. Any comments or questions can be directed to the project management team.

MnDOT invites and encourages participation by all. If you need an ASL, a foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, or need documents in an alternative format (such as braille or large print), please email your request to Janet Miller at ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us or call 651-366-4720.

Open house on Nov. 18, 2021

An open house occurred on Nov. 18, 2021, to hear about plans for the replacement of the Hwy 61 bridge over Withers Harbor Dr. in Red Wing.  Project partners and MnDOT staff shared updates about design improvements, construction staging, aesthetics and trail amenities.

These materials were shared during the open house. Questions and feedback can be submitted to project contacts.

Virtual public meeting June 24, 2020

MnDOT hosted a virtual public meeting June 24, 2020 for the Red Wing community and business owners to learn about the planned project to replace the Highway 61 bridge over Withers Harbor Drive in Red Wing. The meeting was recorded and can be viewed on the MnDOT YouTube page.