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Minnesota state highway projects

Construction projects, plans, and studies

Projects completed in 2021


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Hwys 1–9

Hwys 1 and 59 — Thief River Falls

Construct 3 roundabouts on Hwy 1 at Brooks Avenue, Barzen Avenue and the intersection with Hwy 59

Hwy 1 — Thief River Falls resurfacing

Resurface Hwy 1 between Hwy 219 and Pennington County Road 18

Hwy 2 — Bemidji

Reduced Conflict Intersections (RCIs) will be constructed on Hwy 2 between Beltrami County Road 14, in Wilton, and Beltrami County Road 9. 48 new LED lighting units will also be installed along the corridor to improve lighting and safety.

Hwy 2 — Crookston

Resurface Hwy 2 from Hwy 9 to Hwy 32 east of Crookston

Hwy 2 — Cass Lake

Resurface Hwy 2 between Hubbard County Road 46 and Hwy 371

Hwy 2 — Cass County trail

Construct pedestrian/bike trail along north side of Hwy 2

Hwy 2 — East of Cass Lake

Grade and resurface Hwy 2 East of Cass Lake to Cass County road 10.

Hwy 2 — Marcoux Corner

A Reduced Conflict Intersection (RCI) is scheduled to be constructed on Hwy 2 at the intersection with Hwy 32 near Marcoux Corner.

Hwy 4 — Meire Grove

Reconstructed and improved pedestrian access from Second Avenue South to Second Avenue North in Meire Grove, Stearns County.

Hwy 5 — St. Paul

Replaced joints and sidewalk on the bridge south of Hwy 61 over the BNSF and CP railroads.

Hwy 6 — Itasca County

Resurfaced 10 miles of Hwy 6 from the Cass/Itasca county line to Hwy 2 west of Cohasset; replaced pipes and reconstructed the access at Itasca County Road 11.

Hwy 7 — Minnetonka

Added a second left turn from Hwy 7 to Hopkins Crossroad and replaced traffic signal.

Hwy 8 — Chisago City

The project work improved safety by constructing a dedicated left turn lane on Hwy 8 at Deer Garden Lane.

Hwy 8 — Chisago City

Constructed dedicated left turn lane for eastbound traffic and added rural lighting at Hwy 11

Hwy 8 — Forest Lake to Lindstrom

Installed fiber optic cable and cameras from I-35 in Forest Lake to Akerson Street in Lindstrom

Hwys 10–19

Hwy 10 — Anoka

Installed temporary ramps to and from eastbound Hwy 10 and Hwy 47, and provided left turn lanes on northbound and southbound McKinley Street.

Hwy 10 at Round Lake Boulevard — Coon Rapids

Replaced signal system, realigned loop from northbound Round Lake Boulevard to westbound Hwy 10, repaired bridges and resurfaced approach roads. Added ADA-compliant sidewalks.

Hwy 10 — Elk River

Reconstructed both directions of Hwy 10 from Xenia Avenue to Lowell Avenue in Elk River, included sidewalks, multi-use trail and signal systems.

Hwy 12 — Willmar

Resurfacing of Hwy 12 from Sixth Street East to 24th Street in Willmar

Hwy 12 — West of Willmar

Resurfacing of Hwy 12 from Pennock to the bridge 1 mile east of Country Road 5 in Willmar.

Hwy 14 — Riverfront Drive in Mankato

Construct two tear drop roundabouts at all exit and entrance ramps along Hwy 14 at Riverfront Drive, along with improvements at the adjacent city and county connections. This is a Blue Earth County led project

Hwy 19 — Morton slope repair

Slope and drainage repair

Hwy 19 — New Prague

Reconstruct Hwy 19 in downtown New Prague (city-led project)

Hwys 20–29

Hwy 21 and Hwy 282 — Jordan

Replaced two bridges, repaved, added trail, erosion and drainage repair.

Hwy 21 — Shieldsville

Hwy 21 resurfacing

Hwy 25 — Watertown and Mayer

Resurfaced Hwy 25 south of County Road 30 in Mayer to State St in Watertown, updated drainage and sidewalks to meet current American with Disability Standards (ADA).

Hwy 25 — Mayer and Norwood Young America

Repaved Hwy 25 between First Street in Mayer and Hwy 5 in Norwood Young America, repaired drainage, improved sidewalks south of First Street in Mayer and make accessibility updates.

Hwy 27 — Aitkin and Carlton counties

Pavement resurfacing between Moose Lake and Kettle River

Hwy 27 — Wahkon

Community invited to ‘try-out’ potential walk, bike opportunities at a demonstration project set-up in Wahkon, Mille Lacs County. Includes: Curb extensions, narrowed road and bike lanes on both sides of road.

Hwys 30-39

Hwy 30 — Ellendale

Repave Hwy 30 from 0.28 miles west of Ellendale to 1 mile east of County Road 45

I-35 — Striping

Restriping northbound and southbound lanes: centerline and shoulders in Scott, Rice and Freeborn counties

I-35E — Columbus

Installed cable median barrier from the I-35/35E/35W split to Hwy 97

I-35E — Eagan standalone noise barrier

Constructed new 3,500 foot long, 20 foot tall concrete noise barrier near northbound I-35E between the Hwy 77 ramps and just south of Cliff Road in Eagan

I-35E — Little Canada to White Bear Lake

Connected the northbound E-ZPass lane between Little Canada Rd. and Co. Rd. E.

I-35E — St. Paul

Installed landscaping between University Avenue and Wheelock Parkway

I-35W — Burnsville and Bloomington

Reconstructed I-35W bridge over the Minnesota River, replaced pavement, added northbound lane

I-35W — Minneapolis St. Anthony Falls Bridge

Crews made improvements to seal cracks in concrete driving surface, concrete barrier and curbs; replaced expansion joints.

I-35W — Roseville to Lino Lakes

Constructed MnPASS Express Lanes (one lane in each direction) in the middle of existing I-35W between Hwy 36 in Roseville and Sunset Avenue (County Road 53) in Lino Lakes

I-35W and Hwy 52 — Metro-wide noise wall repairs

Repaired select noise walls along I-35W and Hwy 52 in Dakota and Hennepin Counties

I-35W and I-94 — Downtown to Crosstown (Minneapolis)

Improved transit and regional access, reconstructed bridges and pavement

I-35 — High-Tension Cable Median Barrier Project

Installation of High-Tension Cable Median Barrier in sections without closing the gaps between existing HTCMB.

Hwy 36 — Little Canada to Stillwater

Updated culverts in various locations between I-35E in Little Canada and Stillwater Boulevard in Stillwater.

Hwy 36 — Stillwater Lift Bridge

The Hwy 36 Stillwater Lift Bridge is located on Chestnut Street in downtown Stillwater. The lift span is operated by the MnDOT. The regular season is from May 15 to Oct. 15 each year.

Hwy 37 — Gilbert

Resurfacing, safety and accessibility improvements on Hwy 37 from Hwy 53 to Hwy 135

Hwys 40-59

Hwy 40 — Culvert replacements

Replacement of three culverts with box culverts near Gracelock

Hwy 40 — Milan Bridge

Replace bridge (known as Milan Bridge) over Lac qui Parle Lake west of Milan.

Hwy 47 and Hwy 169 — Anoka

Repaired and resurfaced approximately 2.5 miles of Hwy 169 between the north end of the Mississippi River bridge to Clay Street in Anoka. Hwy 47 was resurfaced from Pleasant Street to Bunker Lake Road in Anoka.

Hwy 51 (Snelling Avenue) — Roseville

Updated signals and accessibility at County Road C2 and Roselawn Avenue to meet current standards.

Hwy 52 — Hampton to Cannon Falls

Crews made improvements to Hwy 52 between Hampton Twp. and Cannon Falls in Dakota County. Work included construction crossovers, concrete overlay, upgraded guardrail, installed cable median barrier, updated signals and repaired joints on two bridges.

Hwy 52 — Inver Grove Heights

Replaced lighting at Upper 55th Street, 70th Street and 80th Street

Hwy 52 — St. Paul, West St. Paul, Inver Grove Heights

Resurfaced Hwy 52 between I-494 in Inver Grove Heights and Hwy 156/Concord Street in West St. Paul and repaired concrete on Hwy 52 between Concord Street in West St. Paul and Plato Boulevard in St. Paul.

Hwy 52 and I-35W — Metro-wide noise wall repairs

Repaired select noise walls along I-35W and Hwy 52 in Dakota and Hennepin Counties

Hwy 53 — Intersection revisions

New turn lane and median removal at Hwy 53 intersections at Miller Trunk Road and at Bodas Road / East Long Lake Road.

Hwy 53 — Pike Lake

Resurface Hwy 53 southbound from County Road 13 to County Road 8

Hwy 55 — Brooten, Belgrade

Reconstructed Hwy 55 through the cities of Brooten and Belgrade, Stearns County, included road surface, storm sewer and pedestrian sidewalks.

Hwy 55 — Golden Valley

Resurfaced Hwy 55 between General Mills Boulevard and Hwy 100 in Golden Valley; improved safety and accessibility; built the start of a trail between Winnetka Avenue and Glenwood Avenue

Hwy 55 (Hiawatha) — Minneapolis storm sewer project

Repaired storm sewer pipe that takes water from Hwy 55 in Minneapolis to the Mississippi River.

Hwy 58 resurfacing — Red Wing

Resurface Hwy 58 in Red Wing

Hwy 59 — Winger

Resurface Hwy 59 from Winger to Erskine and improve pedestrian crossings in Winger

Hwys 60-79

Hwy 60 — Madison Lake, Elysian, Waterville lake connection

Resurface approximately 16 miles of Hwy 60, including a reconstruction through Madison Lake

Hwy 60 — Madelia to Lake Crystal

Resurface the eastbound lanes of Hwy 60 from the northern junction of Hwy 15 near Madelia to 0.4 miles west of the western junction of Blue Earth County Road 20 near Lake Crystal

Hwy 60 — Worthington roundabouts

Reconstruct the inside curb of three roundabouts in Worthington on Hwy 60 at the intersections of Oxford St., I-90, and Nobles County Road 35

Hwy 61 — Grand Marais

Reconstruct, resurface Hwy 61 in Grand Marais, accessibility, drainage improvements from just north of Cutface Creek to just north of Hwy 14 in Grand Marais in Cook County

Hwy 61 — Grand Portage

Resurfacing and bridge project from Reservation Bay Road to the Canadian Border in Cook County

Hwy 61 — Beaver Bay demonstration project

Crossing improvements at the Gitchi Gami State Trail

Hwy 61 — Maplewood

Replaced or repaired culverts from County Road B and Arcade Street

Hwy 61 — Two Harbors

Resurface almost seven miles of pavement south of Two Harbors, new intersection

Hwy 61 — Forest Lake to Wyoming

Resurfaced Hwy 61 between Hwy 8 in Forest Lake and I-35 in Wyoming. The work included pavement work, drainage updates, right turn lanes, safety and pedestrian improvements.

Hwy 63 and I-90 — Stewartville

Interchange improvements including replacement of the Hwy 63 bridges, and safety and vehicle traffic capacity improvements to the ramp geometrics and traffic operations within the corridor.

Hwy 64 — Akeley

Install larger box culvert at Eleventh Crow Wing Lake on Hwy 64 north of Akeley.

Hwy 65 — Littlefork

Resurface Hwy 65 from County Road 8 to Hwy 71

Hwy 65 and Klondike Drive Northeast — Cedar and East Bethel

Built a non-signalized reduced conflict intersection

Hwy 71 — Willmar

Corridor improvement projects

Hwy 71 — Sanborn

Bridge replacement

Hwy 73 — Railroad bridge

Rehabilitate the Hwy 73 bridge over the BNSF Railroad on Hwy 73, 2.5 miles south of Hwy 169 in Saint Louis County

Hwy 74 — Whitewater State Park

Rehabilitation of four historic bridges on Hwy 74.

Hwy 75 — Madison to Bellingham

Resurface Hwy 75 from Hwy 212 to Hwy 7.

Hwy 75 — Pipestone

Temporary demonstration projects

Hwy 77 — Bloomington

Made repairs and painted bridge over the Minnesota River.

Hwys 80-99

Hwy 84 — Pine River

Replaced the Hwy 84 bridge over the Norway Brook in Pine River, Cass County. The new structure has pedestrian sidewalks on both sides and shoulders for bicyclists.

Hwy 87 — Frazee to county line

Reconstruct and widen shoulders on Hwy 87; replace two bridges near Frazee

I-90 — Austin bridge replacement

Replacing 28th St. NE bridge over I-90

I-90 — Luverne to Beaver Creek

Nine miles of westbound I-90 from Beaver Creek to the Rock River in Luverne will be resurfaced

I-90 and Hwy 63 — Stewartville

Interchange improvements including replacement of the Hwy 63 bridges, and safety and vehicle traffic capacity improvements to the ramp geometrics and traffic operations within the corridor.

Hwy 91 — Adrian bridge replacement

Replace the Hwy 91 bridge over I-90 at Adrian

I-94 — Dale Street Bridge in St. Paul

Reconstructed Dale Street (Ramsey County Road 53) between Iglehart Avenue and University Avenue, and the Dale Street bridge over I-94.

I-94 — St. Paul

ADA pedestrian ramps and sidewalks improvements along St. Anthony Ave. and Concordia Ave. between Western Ave. and Hwy 280 in St. Paul

I-94 — St. Paul

Updated pedestrian ramps at various locations to meet current accessibility standards from Cretin Avenue/Vandalia Street to Western Avenue and Fairview Avenue

I-94 — St. Paul

Improved accessibility and signals along the frontage road from Cretin Avenue to Griggs Street

I-94 and I-35W — Downtown to Crosstown (Minneapolis)

Improved transit and regional access, reconstructed bridges and pavement

I-94 and I-694 — Brooklyn Center

Resurfaced, concrete pavement repairs, drainage and ADA improvements on I-94/I-694 between Brooklyn Boulevard and just east of Dupont Avenue in Brooklyn Center.

Hwy 95 — Woodbury

Resurfaced the road, improved drainage, and updated accessibility to meet current standards from Hudson Boulevard to Valley Creek Road and from Valley Creek Road to the junction of 40th Street/Bailey Road

Hwy 95 — Scandia

Repaired drainage south of Cedar Cliff Road

Hwy 95 — West of Cambridge

Reconstructed 12 miles of Hwy 95 road surface and replaced 16 pipes from Isanti Co. Rd. 15 near Wyanett to west limits of Cambridge, included new roundabout at Hwy 47.

Hwy 95 and Manning Avenue — Washington County safety improvements

Widened shoulders, resurfaced road, added turn lanes and updated drainage.

Hwy 99 — Nicollet to St. Peter

Resurfacing 11 miles of Hwy 99 from Birch Street in Nicollet to the south intersection with Hwy 169 in St. Peter

Hwys 100-199

Hwy 100 — Brooklyn Center

Concrete pavement repair, asphalt resurfacing and bridge deck replacement on Hwy 100 from just south of I-94/I-694 to just west of Dupont Ave. in Brooklyn Center.

Hwy 100 — Edina to Robbinsdale

Repaired or relocated fences.

Hwy 100 — St. Louis Park

Removed diseased, damaged, volunteer and invasive trees and shrubs in area bounded by Hwy 100, 28th Street, Toledo Avenue and 29th Street

Hwy 107 — Braham

Community invited to ‘try-out’ potential walk, bike opportunities at a demonstration project set-up in Braham, Isanti County. Includes: Curb extensions at Central Dr., narrowed road and parking.

Hwy 169 — Jordan

Repaired or replaced drainage structures, or earth retention systems at 173rd Street.

Hwy 169 and Hwy 47 — Anoka

Repaired and resurfaced approximately 2.5 miles of Hwy 169 between the north end of the Mississippi River bridge to Clay Street in Anoka. Hwy 47 was resurfaced from Pleasant Street to Bunker Lake Road in Anoka.

Hwy 169 — Marble to Pengilly

Safety improvements

Hwy 169 — South of Zimmerman

Sherburne County improved access and installed two reduced conflict intersections on Hwy 169 at Sherburne Co. Rd. 19 and Co. Rd. 25.

Hwy 169 — Saint Louis County

Resurfacing Hwy 169 from Hwy 53 to County Road 26 in Saint Louis County, incudes northbound Hwy 169 ramp

Hwy 172 — Baudette

Replace two culverts and resurface highway

Hwys 200-299

Hwy 200 — Roy Lake to Zerkel

Resurface Hwy 200 from Mahnomen/Clearwater County line to Hwy 92.

Hwy 210 — Culvert Replacement

Replace deficient box culvert over unnamed stream in Aitkin County.

Hwy 210 — Crosby to Ironton

Reconstructed or resurfaced road and improved pedestrian access from the Cuyuna Regional Medical Center to west of Sixth Avenue in Ironton.

Hwy 210 — Deerwood to Aitkin

Improved 12 miles of concrete road surface and repaired/replaced pipes on Hwy 210.

Hwy 212 — Granite Falls

Historic overlook repair and preservation

Hwy 247 — Plainview

Replacement and repair of four culverts

Hwy 250 — South Branch

Resurfacing and culvert replacement

Hwy 271 — Hendricks

Resurfacing of Hwy 271 from the junction of Hwy 19 to the MN/SD border

Hwy 282 and Hwy 21 — Jordan

Replaced two bridges, repaved, added trail, erosion and drainage repair.

Hwy 287 — Long Prairie

Community invited to try-out potential walk, bike opportunities at a demonstration project set-up in Long Prairie, Todd County. Includes: Multi-use trail, curb extensions and narrowed road.

Hwys 300-694

Hwy 610 — Coon Rapids

Replaced the signal and updated accessibility to meet current standards at Coon Rapids Boulevard

I-694 — New Brighton

Repaired noise wall along the south side of I-694 between Silver Lake Road and Long Lake Road

I-694 — Oakdale to Maplewood

Concrete road repaired on I-694 between 10th Street in Oakdale and Hwy 61 in Maplewood

I-694 — Vadnais Heights/White Bear Lake to Oakdale

Installed lighting from Hwy 61 in Vadnais Heights/White Bear Lake to County Road 10 in Oakdale

Bridges – Highways 11, 89, 9 and 32 bridges

Repair 4 bridges: Hwy 9 bridge over Marsh River south of Ada, Hwy 11 bridge over Silver Creek east of Baudette, Hwy 32 bridge south of Greenbush, Hwy 89 bridge over Roseau River northwest of Roseau.

Metro Wide — St. Louis Park, Arden Hills and Shoreview

Applied a thin surface treatment on Hwy 7 between Texas Avenue and Hwy 100 in St. Louis Park, and on Hwy 10, 51 and I-694 interchange area in Arden Hills and Shoreview.