Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 97

Forest Lake

Project complete

Highway 97 in Forest Lake project area map.
Hwy 97 in Forest Lake project location map.
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About this project

In spring 2020, Hwy 97 in Forest Lake underwent a safety improvement construction project. The project work will improve safety by construction of dedicated left turn lanes on Hwy 97 at North Shore Trail and at Keewahtin Ave. North.

Summary of work

  • Widened road
  • Added left turn lane at North Shore Tr. and at Keewahtin Ave. N
  • Reconstructed existing lane & shoulder
  • Resurfaced existing pavement
  • Improved drainage