Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Hwy 61 bridge replacement

Red Wing

Public Meeting

Hwy 61 Resurfacing Map
Hwy 61 bridge replacement location and project area

Hwy 61 projects public meeting

Attend an in-person public meeting to learn more about several projects happening on Hwy 61 in the Red Wing area:

Public meeting details

  • Date: Tuesday, July 12, 2022
  • Time: 5-7 p.m.
  • Location: Foot Room, Red Wing Public Library
  • Address: 225 East Ave., Red Wing

MnDOT invites and encourages participation by all. If you need an ASL, a foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, or need documents in an alternative format (such as braille or large print), please email your request to Janet Miller at ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us or call 651-366-4720.

Summary of work

  • Replace Hwy 61 bridge over Canadian Pacific Rail
  • Construct new left and right turn lanes at Golf Links Drive intersection and at private accesses
  • Improve drainage and roadside safety

Traffic impacts

  • Temporary widening will allow for maintaining traffic on Hwy 61 throughout construction.
  • Several new left turn lanes and an improved roadway alignment will provide safer roadway when the project is complete.
  • Access will be provided to all properties during construction, but may temporarily be different.