County Road 57 / N. Riverfront Drive between Good Counsel Drive and Augusta Drive, in Mankato, will be closed for reconstruction beginning May 3, 2021. The entrance and exit ramps for the Riverfront Drive interchange with Hwy 14 will also be closed. Drivers should expect this closure to last until early September 2021.
Traffic will be detoured along posted routes. Please visit the “Hwy 14 – Riverfront Drive” project page on the MnDOT website (https://www.dot.state.mn.us/d7/projects/hwy14riverfrontdrive/index.html) for a map of the posted detour routes. This project page also includes background information and a layout of the project work.
This project consists of the installation of roundabouts at the TH 14 ramp intersections with County Road 57 / N. Riverfront Drive. The project also includes storm sewer, concrete curb and gutter, bituminous pavement, signage and lighting.
Landowners are encouraged to contact the Blue Earth County Public Works Department to coordinate access concerns with the County and the Contractor, W W Blacktopping, Inc. For more information on the County Road 57 / N. Riverfront Drive project please contact the Blue Earth County Highway Department at (507) 304-4025.