Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 15—Kimball to St. Augusta

Stearns County


Project detour map
Hwy 15 to close and detour May 6 - July 2019. Click map for PDF version.

Hwy 15 detour

Road closed between Kimball and St. Augusta through July, 2019. Detour uses Hwy 55, Stearns CR 44, CR 7 and I-94. A temporary all-way stop is at CR 44/ CR 7/Bridgewater Rd in Fairhaven. Detour map, PDF

Local access open

Business and resident access along Hwy 15 will be maintained and open. However, the road will have gravel surfaces.

Work update

June 14 - Crews have completed underground pipe work. They will now reconstruct the road surface using a process known as full-depth reclamation and will work north to south along Hwy 15. Local traffic can expect heavy moving equipment, stopped traffic, flaggers with use of pilot car from sunrise to sunset.. Plan for delays. Surfaces may be bumpy. THRU TRAFFIC USE DETOUR.

Closest alternate route map, PDF

Information is subject to change.

About this project

Project detour map
Hwy 15 roadwork Kimball to St. Augusta through July, 2019. Click map for PDF version.

Reconstruct and improve Hwy 15 from Hwy 55 in Kimball to 66th Ave in St. Augusta, Stearns County in 2019.

Summary of work

  • Reconstruct 12 miles of Hwy 15 road surface (full-depth reclaim), includes shoulders and turn-lanes
  • Repair or replace pipes and box culverts
  • Upgrade the pedestrian crosswalks and signal components at the intersection of Hwy 15 and Stearns CR 47/136 in St. Augusta
  • Location map, PDF