The Minnesota Department of Transportation will resurface Highway 55, from the southern junction of County Road 11 in Wendell to the Minnesota/North Dakota state line. The project is scheduled for construction in 2022.
Key project elements
- Resurface 22.5 miles
- Replace box culverts
The Highway 55 project will be completed in three stages.
Stage 1 - MN/ND state line to Highway 75
Work zone for Stage 1 falls between the MN/ND state line and Highway 75. Road closed between Fairmount, ND and Highway 75.
- Stage 1 detour: Traffic will be navigated to North Dakota highways as part of the detour route.
- North Dakota Hwy 127, North Dakota CR16/Minnesota CR6 and Hwy 75.
Stage 2 - Highway 9 to County Road 11 in Wendell
Stage 2 work zone and road closed between Highway 9 and County Road 11 in Wendell.
- Stage 2 detour: Hwy 9, CR 4/CR 26, CR 11
Stage 3 - Highway 75 to Highway 9
Work zone and road closed between Highway 75 and Highway 9.
- Stage 3 detour: Hwy 75 and Hwy 9