Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 251 Resurfacing


Hwy 251 open house

What: Public open house for the Hwy 251 paving project

Where: Hollandale Village Hall, 102 Park Ave E

When: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 26, 2019

People may drop by at any time during the session to learn more about the project, offer feedback, and ask questions. Maps and information will be available. there is no formal presentation. The project begins in 2020.

Traffic impacts

Hwy 251 resurfacing map

Current traffic impacts

  • No current traffic impacts

Upcoming traffic impacts

  • Detours while culverts are replaced across roads


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
  • New turn lanes at Freeborn County Road 26