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Sept. 7, 2022

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Hwy 55 closes, detours between Kimball and South Haven Sept. 12

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ST. CLOUD, Minn. – Highway 55 will close and detour between Kimball, Stearns County, and South Haven, Wright County, on Monday, Sept. 12.

The closure in necessary to allow the city of South Haven to complete underground utility work on Highway 55 as part of a larger city project in downtown South Haven.

Motorists will follow a signed detour along Oliver Avenue NW/Wright County Road 3 east of South Haven to Wright County Road 2/Stearns County Road 7 at Fairhaven and Stearns County Road 44, back to Highway 55 in Kimball. Get image of map, PNG A truck route will also be signed for commercial and larger recreational vehicles.

Access will be maintained to those who live, work or visit areas along Highway 55; however, expect changes. Any questions or concerns may be directed to South Haven City Engineer Paul Jurek at 320-235-2555.
All lanes will reopen mid-October.

For current construction in central Minnesota, visit mndot.gov/d3/construct.

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