Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 2 LaPrairie Mill and Overlay

Itasca County

About this project

A rendering of the Hwy 2 project through LaPrairie.

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Summary of work

Pavement rehabilitation (mill and overlay), signal system, lighting, lane reconfiguration, drainage, ADA upgrades and pedestrian improvements.

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Traffic impacts

The construction will be accomplished under traffic using lane closures.

Permanent driveway closures

Several driveways within the project limits have been identified for permanent closure. If your driveway has been identified, you will receive a letter notifying you of MnDOT’s intent to permanently close your entrance. If you have any questions about the driveway closure, contact Randy Costley at (218) 576-8923 or by email.

Public meeting

MnDOT hosted a virtual public meeting on Feb. 18, 2021, to discuss the proposed project. A recording of the meeting is below.