Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 61 resurfacing

Wabasha to Minnesota City

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Summary of work

Highway 61 Resurfacing
Highway 61 Resurfacing Map

Project includes the resurfacing of 27 miles of southbound Hwy 61 from Wabasha to Minnesota City. Most of the work is in the southbound direction but there is some work also on the northbound side of the road.

  • Hwy 74 in Weaver: Resurfacing Hwy 74 for about .31 miles. Sidewalk removal, a potential ADA ramp connection to historic building.
  • Hwy 61 and Hwy 42 south of Kellogg: Reduced conflict intersection (RCI) construction.
  • Bridge work: 2 northbound bridges, 4 southbound bridges. Replacing approach panels, end posts, and guard rail.

Traffic impacts

  • Single lane traffic at times.
  • No detour anticipated.