Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 6, 2019

MnDOT and Chippewa County to exchange ownership of Hwy 277

WILLMAR, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation and Chippewa County have agreed to exchange ownership of Highway 277. Highway 277, from Highway 40 to Highway 7, will become Chippewa County Road 4 on Monday, September 16, 2019.

The speed limit on this section of road will remain the same at 60 miles per hour.

MnDOT is currently monitoring a culvert on Highway 277 and will provide funds to the county for its repair.

Signage will be changed in September 2019.

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