Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 84—Pine River

Norway Brook, Cass County

Reconstruct bridge

Project location map
Construct a new bridge just south of the current Hwy 84 bridge in Pine River, Cass County. Click map for PDF

MnDOT will replace the Hwy 84 bridge over the Norway Brook in Pine River in summer 2021. View the geometric design layout, PDF

Current impacts

Week of Dec. 16

Motorists to encounter periodic daylight lane closures on Hwy 84 near the bridge area, as crews bore foundation material test samples the week of Dec. 16-20, 2019.

Summary of work

  • Construct new bridge (11011) to span 220 feet over the Norway Brook dam, just south of bridge (6499).
  • Reconstruct and realign Hwy 84 east/west of the bridge, includes road bed and surface, underground storm sewers, utilities, curbs/gutters and pedestrian sidewalks and wider shoulders for bicyclists

Future impacts

Motorists: Hwy 84 will close at the bridge and detour
Pedestrians: Current bridge will remain open to cross

Image: Hwy 84 at River Street, Pine River, Cass County.
Hwy 84 at River Street, Pine River, Cass County. The bridge was built in 1943 into the existing Norway Brook dam and pump house. Screen shot 2019 Google