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May 28, 2015
Kandiyohi County Road 5 detour begins Monday
WILLMAR — A four-month-long construction project and detour is expected to begin Monday on Kandiyohi County Road 5 south of Willmar. The project zone, which extends south from state Highway 23 to Roseland, will be closed to traffic during construction, the Kandiyohi County...
May 28, 2015 - 11:09pm
March 31, 2015
District 8 plans $50M worth of construction
WILLMAR — About $50 million in state road and bridge projects are slated for construction this summer in west central Minnesota. There are 19 construction sites in the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s District 8 region, including a $7.2 million project on U.S. Highway...
March 31, 2015 - 11:32pm
January 21, 2015
Road construction by the penny
WILLMAR — Minnesota road construction and repair projects involve miles and miles of highways and hundreds of millions of dollars. The numbers can be so staggering, eyes start to “glaze over,” said Kandiyohi County Administrator Larry Kleindl. But by breaking down the big...
January 21, 2015 - 11:45pm
September 19, 2014
Lane closure on Willmar Ave. S.E.
Willmar Avenue from Lakeland Drive to 11th St. S.E. will be reduced to single lane traffic beginning Monday. Westbound traffic will be shifted south to the northerly eastbound lane. Crews will be completing utility improvements near the intersection of 12th St. S.E. and Willmar Ave. The...
September 19, 2014 - 11:36pm
September 4, 2014
Highway 55 project begins Monday
WILLMAR — Motorists on state Highway 55 between state Highway 4 east of Paynesville and state Highway 22 in Eden Valley may encounter minor delays when a resurfacing project begins Monday, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Thursday in a news release. Crews will...
September 4, 2014 - 10:20pm
August 28, 2014
Drive cautiously during holiday weekend
WILLMAR — While work will be suspended on road construction projects over the holiday weekend, motorists are still encouraged to stay alert, according to a statement from the Minnesota Department of Public Transportation. Drivers will still encounter lane closures and detours and...
August 28, 2014 - 11:18pm
August 26, 2014
Lane closes today on 7th St.
WILLMAR — Motorists traveling U.S. Highway 12 in Willmar can expect brief delays at a temporary eastbound lane closure at Seventh Street Southwest beginning today to allow crews to saw cut the old concrete for construction of a right-turn lane for traffic heading south onto Seventh...
August 26, 2014 - 11:12pm
Learn more about Big Kandi project
LAKE LILLIAN — A public meeting on a renovation project for Kandiyohi County Road 132, known as Big Kandi Drive, will take place Saturday. The meeting will be at 9 a.m. at the Lake Lillian community center. The meeting has been organized in response to questions from property...
August 26, 2014 - 11:10pm
July 23, 2014
Highway 29 to close Monday between Benson, Highway 40
BENSON — Minnesota Highway 29 between Benson and Minnesota Highway 40 will be closed for resurfacing and bridge rebuilding projects starting Monday. Eleven miles of road will be resurfaced using a cold-in-place recycling method rather than the traditional mill and overlay method...
July 23, 2014 - 12:09am
March 26, 2014
Meeting set on Eagle Lake road options
WILLMAR — A public informational meeting will be held by Kandiyohi County Public Works next week on road renovation and pedestrian and bike options on East Eagle Lake Road. The meeting is at 7 p.m. April 3 in the community room at the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services...
March 26, 2014 - 10:51am
January 29, 2014
Seventh Street part of Highway 12 plan
WILLMAR — This year’s U.S. Highway 12 improvement project in Willmar includes a new right-turn lane at the intersection with Seventh Street...
January 29, 2014 - 11:56pm
July 15, 2013
County Road 130 to close Tuesday for improvements
WILLMAR — Work is scheduled to start Tuesday on Kandiyohi County Road 130 northeast of Green Lake from County Highway 4 to County Highway 2. During construction, the road will be closed, and traffic will be detoured north to County Highway 40. The work will include grading...
July 15, 2013 - 3:02pm
May 9, 2013
Construction on Highway 7 from Montevideo to Milan begins May 13
WILLMAR - Construction begins Monday, May 13 on Highway 7 from Highway 29 in Montevideo to Highway 40 near Milan, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Crews will resurface the highway with two inches of pavement, install high tension cable guardrail and work on...
May 9, 2013 - 12:24pm
March 27, 2013
Minnesota road, bridge plan reveals big projects but also key concessions
WILLMAR — With a price tag of $1.1 billion, the 370 road and bridge projects the Minnesota Department of Transportation is undertaking this year will do much to improve safety and mobility but it falls far short of meeting the state’s transportation needs. “This is another year...
March 27, 2013 - 11:25pm