MnDOT to improve seven rail crossings in Blue Earth County by 2020

By |2018-04-09T16:18:34-05:00April 9th, 2018|

The Minnesota Department of Transportation Rail Office has committed to making updates to seven Highway Rail Grade Crossings in Blue Earth County between 2018 and 2020. Funding from the Rail Grade Crossing Improvement Program will pave way for gate projects in 2018 on County Road 5 and County Road 26 north of Mankato, County Road 56 in Eagle Lake and the Union Pacific crossing in the Garden City Township. County Engineer Ryan Thilges. Blue Earth County Engineer Ryan Thilges says the County provided recommendations on what crossing needed safety improvements. "It's phenomenal to see the amount of projects that [...]