Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 27—Little Falls

Broadway Ave, Morrison County

2019 Roadwork

Reconstruct and improve Hwy 27 in Little Falls in 2019. Work begins April.

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Project location map
Roadwork on Hwy 27 in Little Falls in 2019. Click map for larger PDF version.

Summary of work

Improve Hwy 27 from 15th St W to 9th St E, and address the need for repairs and upgrades to the road and underground infrastructure. Project handout

  • Reconstruct from 6th St W to 2nd St E, includes new road surface, side street connections, curbs/gutters, sidewalks and approach ramps, bike lanes, railroad crossing, and city water and sewer underground utilities
  • Resurface road both the west (15th St W to 6th St W) and east (2nd St E to 9th St E) end segments of Hwy 27, other repairs as needed
  • Upgrade signals, includes pedestrian signal button components
    • Hwy 27 and Lindbergh Dr/2nd St NW
    • Hwy 27 and First St E
    • Hwy 27 and Fourth St E

All lanes and sidewalks to be open east of Lindbergh Dr by Little Falls Craft Fair.

Traffic Impacts

Detour plans

The project will require road and access closures with detours. Tentative detour maps:

One lane will be open at all times for Emergency Services to cross the Hwy 27 Mississippi River bridge during this project.

Information is subject to change. More details to come when contractor on board.

Little Falls is Open

Access to businesses and residences will be maintained and open at all times, follow signs to entrances.