Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 7, 2017

Hwy 29 bridge replacement project starts Monday, June 12

WILLMAR, Minn. — The Highway 29 bridge replacement project will start Monday, June 12. The project will require a detour. Construction is expected to be finished, weather permitting, by September 22. Detour will follow the map below.

The total project cost is $1.5 million. Lunda Construction is the contractor on the project. For more information on the project visit www.mndot.gov/d8/projects/hwy29montevideo/.

MnDOT asks motorists to slow down and pay attention while driving through work zones. Motorists who speed through a work zone or who disobey work zone flaggers face a $300 fine.

Plan ahead for your travel using 511. For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.