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Hwy 101 / County Road 144 Reconstruction


Project complete

Hwy 101/County Road 144 reconstruction project
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About this project

Summary of work

  • Replace existing signalized intersection with a Diverging Diamond Interchange
  • Lower County Road 144 approximately six feet at Hwy 101 and build Hwy 101 over the county road
  • Update pedestrian crossings to meet modern accessibility standards
  • Update signing and lighting to meet the needs of a Diverging Diamond Interchange
  • Close highway access at 147th Avenue – no access to Hwy 101 from 147th Avenue
  • Signals at James Road and 147th Avenue
  • Install new signal at County Road 144 and Rogers Drive/James Road intersection
  • Resurface Hwy 101 between the interchange and the Crow River
  • Resurface Hwy 101 between the interchange and the S. Diamond Lake Road


  • $14.6 million


Bobbie Dahlke
Public Affairs Metro District