Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 86


About this project

The City of Lakefield received funding from the USDA-Rural Development to upgrade their wastewater and water systems throughout the city, including those located under Hwy 86. MnDOT is partnering with the City to create a cohesive roadway project planned for 2022.

Summary of work

  • Reconstruct the roadway, including pavement and curb & gutter
  • Replace utilities, including sanitary, water main, and storm sewer
  • Provide Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) pedestrian accommodations - add new sidewalk for connectivity
  • Modify accesses
  • Add additional lighting throughout the corridor

Traffic impacts

Traffic will be detoured during construction, which is outlined in the map below:

Hwy 60 project

Highway 86 detour map (click for larger view)