Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwys 1 & 59 Roundabouts

Between Hwy 59 and Kinney Ave in Thief River Falls

Hwys 1 and 59 roundabouts

Summary of work

  • Construct 3 roundabouts on Hwy 1 at Brooks Avenue, Barzen Avenue and the intersection with Hwy 59
  • Resurface and extension of frontage road
  • Construct multi-use trail on north side of the highway
  • This summary includes two city/county projects
layout of the three roundabouts being constructed on highway 1

Layout of Hwy 1 roundabouts

Traffic impacts

Phase 1

Hwy 1 roundabout project detour map for phase 1
Phase 1 detour map

Detour onto First St W

Phase 2

Hwy 1 roundabout project detour map for phase 2
Phase 2 detour map

Detour onto 190th St NE and 120th Ave NW

  • This phase is split into four sub-phases
    • 2A-
    • 2B-
    • 2C-
    • 2D-

Interactive detour map

Use this map to zoom into the projects and detour info. You can also refer to 511mn.org for real-time traffic and detour information.