Hwy 71 improvements in Elrosa complete
ST. CLOUD, Minn. – The Highway 71 improvement project in Elrosa is complete. The detour(s) will be removed and the new roadway will open to motorists by 5 p.m. Friday, July 7.
The newly completed $1 million project includes:
- A new road surface and driveway entrances from north of First Avenue to south of Fourth Avenue
- Improved drainage infrastructure
- Improved pedestrian sidewalks and approaches
- Relocated underground utilities
Motorists can expect a new smoother road surface and improved drainage and pedestrian accessibility.
For more information on this project, visit mndot.gov/d3/2017/elrosa/.
For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, check www.511mn.org.