MnDOT to finish Highway 14 project between Mankato and North Mankato next week

By |2018-09-20T15:00:59-05:00September 20th, 2018|

MnDOT is preparing for a weeks worth of finishing work on Highway 14 between Mankato and North Mankato starting on Monday. While most of the work is nearly complete on the stretch of Highway 14 between Lookout Drive and Highway 22, additional work to repair the shoulders will take place Tuesday through Thursday, according to Public Affairs Coordinator Rebecca Arndt. "We actually made a change in the contract, we think it will help with water ponding in the area. So, we're gonna kind of shave those down. So just a lane restriction, they'll still be able to get through. On Thursday [...]

MnDOT to gather input next month on HWY 22 corridor and possible biking trail

By |2018-05-22T16:50:44-05:00May 22nd, 2018|

MnDOT is exploring the possibility of a Minnesota River State Trail between Mankato and Saint Peter as work continues to formulate a vision for Highway 22. District 7 Director of Public Engagement Rebecca Arndt says the DNR has already been tasked by the Legislature to look at the possibility of a trail. "It is in that area, so we've just kind of partnered up with them and drawn them into the corridor study to see if we can learn more from people on what their wishes are for a trail in the area."   Arndt adds the challenge is that where a trail [...]

MnDOT to hold showcase on Feb. 21 to highlight this years construction projects

By |2018-02-05T16:22:53-06:00February 5th, 2018|

The Minnesota Department of Transportation will hold a showcase this month to highlight the travel implications from construction projects this year on major corridors around the listening area, including Highway 14, 22 and 169. A first of its kind, MnDOT District 7 in Mankato will hold the multiagency meeting at its headquarters on Basset Drive from 4 until 6 p.m. on February 21. Officials say staff will be on-hand to answer questions at the meeting Director of Public Engagement Rebecca Arndt says it's crucial to hold the meeting with a number of partnership projects slated to take place this year. "That's [...]

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