News Flash

Wright County News

Posted on: August 14, 2020

Highway Department Releases Construction Project Updates

A message from the Wright County Highway Department

Here are the latest updates for each county road project on the 2020 construction schedule (see map attached for locations):

  • 2020 Pavement Preservation (Highways 8, 31, 106, 145): All work complete except punchlist/clean-up and pavement markings on CSAH 8 and CR 145, which should be completed this week.
  • 2020 Pavement Preservation on Highway 8 in Maple Lake: All work will be completed in the next couple weeks, except the final wear course of pavement (which will be placed in 2021 – to allow for any settlement due to the utility installations under the roadbed).
  • Otsego - CSAH 39 (O’Dean to CSAH 42): Currently grading the segment between CSAH 42 and Page Ave. Roundabout at CSAH42/CSAH39 is expected to be open in next seven to 10 days. Work will continue until early October for Phase 1. Phase 2 from Page to O’Dean will be in 2021. There will be private utility relocation work and potentially some minor grading work to prep for 2021 between Page and O’Dean Avenue.
  • Albertville/Otsego - CSAH 19/CSAH38: The next six weeks will focus on four-lane construction of CSAH 19 between 67th and 70th Street. Once that is complete, the contractor will build the roundabout at CSAH 38 and MacIver. Work is expected to be completed by early November.
  • Delano - CSAH 30: Utility installation (water main and storm sewer) is complete. Approximately 600 feet of grading work remains on CSAH 30. Then gravel base, curb & gutter, medians, lighting and paving will continue after and work is expected to last until late-September.
  • 2020 Seal Coat Program (Highways 6, 9, 108, 110, 16): All work has been completed.
  • Traffic Signal upgrade at Highway 3 & U.S. Hwy. 12 in Cokato: This is a MnDOT project that just started a few weeks ago and should be completed in the fall

To see a map of where these construction projects are, click here:

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Wright County News

MPCA Declares Air Quality Alert

Posted on: July 29, 2021

Veterans Career Fair Tomorrow

Posted on: July 28, 2021

Wright County Has Job Openings

Posted on: July 23, 2021

WCEDP Has Redesigned Website

Posted on: July 9, 2021

WOW Van in Monticello Today

Posted on: July 1, 2021

WOW Van Coming to Monticello July 1

Posted on: June 23, 2021

Wright County Fair Schedule Released

Posted on: June 21, 2021

Highway 30 Project Delayed

Posted on: June 1, 2021

May 9-15 Is National Police Week

Posted on: May 11, 2021

Appointments Open at License Center

Posted on: April 30, 2021

DNR EagleCam Up and Running

Posted on: April 27, 2021

Roadside Spraying

Posted on: April 22, 2021

DNR Has Interactive Bird Song Page

Posted on: April 21, 2021

Appointments Open at License Center

Posted on: April 2, 2021

First Half Property Taxes Due May 17

Posted on: April 1, 2021

I-94 Construction Ramping Up

Posted on: March 29, 2021

HHS Announces New Call Center

Posted on: March 26, 2021

First Half Property Taxes Due May 17

Posted on: March 24, 2021

Virtual Tour of Justice Center

Posted on: March 10, 2021

Fish Houses Must Be Off Lakes By Monday

Posted on: February 24, 2021

Two 4-H Summer Internships Available

Posted on: February 17, 2021

Members of Solar Farm Work Group Named

Posted on: February 16, 2021

I-35W Bridge to Glow Purple Tonight

Posted on: February 16, 2021

View Today's Press Conference

Posted on: February 11, 2021

Sheriff's Office Statement on Shooting

Posted on: February 9, 2021

County Offices Closed Monday, Jan. 18

Posted on: January 15, 2021

Public Health Releases COVID-19 Dashboard

Posted on: December 31, 2020

DNR Warning Residents About Thin Ice

Posted on: December 18, 2020

MEADA Receives $125,000 Federal Grant

Posted on: December 10, 2020

Public Health Releases COVID-19 Dashboard

Posted on: November 30, 2020

Sheriff's Office Releases Activity Report

Posted on: November 30, 2020

Sheriff's Office Releases Activity Report

Posted on: November 16, 2020

Santa Coming to Bertram Park Dec. 5

Posted on: November 5, 2020

View the Ballot You Will Be Filling Out

Posted on: October 21, 2020

Buckthorn a Problem in Woodland Areas

Posted on: October 13, 2020

Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day

Posted on: September 18, 2020

Absentee Voting In Person Starts Friday

Posted on: September 14, 2020

CSAH 30 Project Nearing Completion

Posted on: September 8, 2020

Road Work on Hwy. 25 Starting Sept. 8

Posted on: September 3, 2020

Sirens to Sound at 1 P.M. Today, But Why?

Posted on: September 2, 2020

Road Closure in Monticello Tuesday

Posted on: August 24, 2020

Why Are Flags at Half-Mast Today?

Posted on: August 19, 2020

Where Is My Polling Place Location?

Posted on: August 10, 2020