Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 59 Concrete Repair

South of Marshall

Project work zones and detours

Map of Hwy 59 work south of  Marshall from the intersection of Hwy 23 to the intersection of CR 6.
Map of Hwy 59 project from intersection of Hwy 14 to intersection of Hwy 30 near Currie.

Summary of work

MnDOT is repairing sections of the concrete pavement on US 59 in two locations:

    • US 59 from the intersection of Hwy 23 in Marshall to the intersection of Lyon CR 6 (south of Marshall). Work will take about 5 weeks.
    • US 59 from the intersection of US 14 (near Garvin) to just north of the intersection of Hwy 30. Work will begin along this route and will take about 8 weeks.

Traffic impacts

  • US 59 is closed to through traffic from US 14 to Hwy 30; follow the detour for that route - see map above.
  • The detour in Marshall will begin toward the end of August (date TBD).
  • Homes and businesses along US 59 will always have access to/from the nearest intersection.
  • Reach Lake Shetek using CR 48 from the detour route.
  • Allow extra travel time and expect delays.

Project updates

July 30, 2021: work is currently taking place between US 14 and Hwy 30

  • Saw cutting began July 26 in the Garvin area
  • Concrete removals and repairs then began July 29 (see photo below)

Crews are removing damaged sections of concrete on US 59