Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 251 Resurfacing


Traffic impacts

Hwy 251 map
Hwy 251 resurfacing map

Current traffic impacts

  • Hwy 251 through-traffic and traffic to Hollandale detour for Stage 2 — Travel north on Freeborn County Road 30 to Freeborn County Road 35 west to I-35 south to Hwy 251
  • Freeborn County Road 26 detour during Stage 2, south of Hwy 251 — Follow Freeborn County Road 26 south to Freeborn County Road 25 west to Freeborn County Road 45 north to I-35 north to Freeborn County Road 35 east to County Road 26 south

About this project

Summary of work

  • The project will resurface approximately 16.7 miles of Highway 251 from Interstate 35 (I-35) east to Highway 218, mostly in Freeborn County, with a small portion of Mower County included. Approach panels will be replaced on the bridge over I-35. Additionally, culvert/pipes will be replaced along the route and turns lanes will be installed at Freeborn County Road 26
  • Improving ADA access in Hollandale
  • Replacing guardrail on Hwy 251