Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Nov. 14, 2019

MnDOT to host open house on Dec. 11 for future Hwy 12 project

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation is hosting an open house on Wednesday, Dec. 11, to discuss the future Highway 12 project between Highway 75 near Ortonville and Highway 59 north of Appleton. The open house will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m., at the Appleton Civic Center, 323 W. Schlieman Ave.

The project is scheduled for the 2021 construction season. It will include resurfacing of the roadway, shoulder widening, snow trap improvements and box culvert replacements. 

Residents and business owners are encouraged to attend the open house to learn more about project updates. Representatives from the project team will be available to discuss details and answer questions.

For more details, visit the project website at mndot.gov/d4/projects/hwy12.

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