Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 12

Litchfield to Cokato

About this project

Summary of MnDOT work

Map of Hwy 12 project with detour





Litchfield to Darwin

  • Resurface Hwy 12 from Holcombe Ave. in Litchfield to east of Meeker CR 14 in Darwin.
  • Upgrade sidewalks, including pedestrian ramps, along the project area to meet ADA standards in Litchfield and Darwin.
  • New sidewalk will be created between Davis Ave. and Hubbard Ave. in Litchfield.
  • Replace culvert at the county ditch east of the intersection of Hwy 12 and Meeker County Road 34 in Litchfield.
  • Install pedestrian push button station at Davis St.

Darwin to Cokato

  • Repair the concrete from east of Meeker CR 14 in Darwin to the end of the concrete section in Cokato.
  • Upgrade sidewalks and pedestrian ramps in Dassel to meet ADA standards.
  • Make ADA improvements to sidewalks and resurface the Darwin Rest Stop.
  • Ramps along the trail between Dassel and Cokato will be upgraded to meet ADA standards.

Traffic impacts

  • A short detour will be needed during the culvert replacement work in Litchfield. Traffic will be detoured using CR 34, CR 11 and CR 4.
  • A detour (map above) will be in place for the entire duration of the concrete repair project from Darwin to Cokato. The detour will be phased.

Virtual meeting and interactive map video