Crews from MnDOT reduced Forest Lake’s downtown roundabout to one lane in a matter of five hours early Wednesday, Aug. 14.
Several local projects are among those proposed by Washington County to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) for funding in 2015. Local proposals include: – A single-lane roundabout at the intersection of County State Aid Highway 15 (Manning Trail North) and Highway 97 in Scandia – A center left-turn lane and right-turn lane at Highway [...]
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.