Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 246 resurfacing


About this project

Public meeting

Join us in-person or virtually to learn about this project

MnDOT is hosting a public meeting on June 15 for community members, local businesses, and others to learn about the project, review detour and construction information, and ask questions. Individuals who are not able to attend can view the information online.

Click on the meetings tab to learn more.

Summary of work

Map of project area highlighted in orange and blue dots for culvert replacements
Hwy 246 project map (click to enlarge)

This project on Hwy 246 from Rice Co. Rd. 26 in Nerstrand to Hwy 56 will extend the life of the road and provide a smoother ride.

Project work includes:

  • Resurface the roadway with a new layer of asphalt
  • Upgrade all guardrail
  • Repair or replace over 20 culverts

Traffic impacts

  • Detours will be needed for culvert replacements.