Highway 12 between Ortonville and Highway 59 is open to traffic. Crew will return Spring 2022 to complete snow fence installation, install infiltration basin and establish turf. The cleanup will have minimal impact on the motoring public.
View latest and past updates about current construction on Highway 12:
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will complete a project to resurface, widen shoulders, improve snow trap locations and replace box culverts on Highway 12, from Ortonville/Highway 75 to Highway 59. The project is scheduled for construction in 2021.
Key project elements
Robust road resurfacing (full-depth reclamation)
Centerline and entrance culvert replacements and improvements at various locations
Box culvert bridge replacements at various locations
Snow trap improvements (grading and structural)
Public Meeting Recording
Recorded virtual public open house meeting on May 4, 2021.