Motorists traveling on Hwy 86 through Lakefield can expect a detour beginning Monday, April 18, weather permitting, as crews begin reconstruction on 1.3 miles of Hwy 86, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
The project will include grading, pavement, utility replacement, lighting, drainage, and sidewalk reconstruction.
Hwy 86 through Lakefield will be closed during construction and traffic detoured. Local access will be maintained for local residents and businesses. Visit the project website for detour information. Construction is expected to be complete by mid-November.
For more on this story, see the April 20 edition of the Cottonwood County Citizen and Citizen eEdition.
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