MnDOT will improve Highway 55 from the east limits of Paynesville to one mile west of Regal, in 2019. Sign up for Hwy 4/Hwy 55 project email updates.
Begins July 8
Bridge work, detour until early August
Hwy 55 to close up to five weeks between Hwy 23 in Paynesville and Hwy 4/Kandiyohi CR 6 west of Paynesville to re-deck the bridge and improve drainage. Detour uses Hwy 23 and Kandiyohi CR 6/190th St NE. Detour plan map, PDF
Also, Hwy 4 will be detoured during the full duration of this project between I-94 and Hwy 55 until early-October. Detour uses I-94, Hwy 71 and Hwy 55. Detour for both projects map, PDF
Resurface work in August
Segments of single lane closures on Hwy 55 with flaggers and use of pilot car in rural areas. Crews will begin west of Regal and move eastward through Paynesville.