Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 19, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Hwy 59 lane closures in Detroit Lakes begin Oct. 20

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Motorists on the west side of Detroit Lakes will encounter intermittent lane closures while crews resurface Highway 59 from Highway 10 to near Willow Street starting Thursday, Oct. 20.

The highway was paved last year as part of the Highway 10/Highway 59 project.

The work is being completed to address concerns with the pavement surface.