Motorists will encounter a detour on 170th Street N. (County Road 4A) just west of Highway 61 in Hugo as crews continue to construct a single-lane roundabout. On Aug. 25, the intersection of 170th Street N. and Highway 61 closed. East of Highway 61, 170th Street N. re-opened on that same day. Motorists are advised [...]
The roundabout in downtown Forest Lake has existed for three years. While its design will be simplified next month to reduce fender-benders, long-term plans are proceeding for a pair of roundabouts 1.4 miles south, where Highway 61 hits Highway 97.
The Forest Lake City Council on Monday night passed several measures on split votes and tabled another that also seems destined to divide up the yeas and nays.
U.S. Highway 61 will be closed for over a month in the vicinity of 250th Street in Wyoming for an improvement project being administered jointly by the city of Wyoming and the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The closure takes effect Monday, Aug. 20 and the highway will re-open by Sept. 21. The project is estimated [...]
Area residents, business owners and motorists are invited to an open house Thursday, June 28 to view preliminary concepts and provide input on options for construction staging for the US-61-170th Street intersection project scheduled to begin spring 2013 and be completed by fall 2013. The project will construct a single-lane roundabout at the intersection of [...]