Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 29, 2019

Temporary detour of Highway 27 in Herman scheduled to begin Sept. 10 for railroad repairs

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Motorists will encounter a temporary detour and closure of Highway 27 in Herman starting Tuesday, Sept. 10, as railroad crews replace the concrete crossing. Traffic will be detoured to Highway 9/Atlantic Avenue, Third Street W and Pacific Avenue.

The work is expected to take approximately two days to complete, weather permitting.

MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, and reminds them to slow down in the work zone and never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.

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