Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Highway 56 Reconstruction

LeRoy

Meetings

Previous meetings

Public meeting, April 6, 2021

MnDOT and the City of LeRoy hosted a public meeting on April 6, 2021, for community members, local businesses and others to review the project. The project management team provided a short presentation, answered questions and took comments.

The meeting was streamed live on the City of LeRoy Facebook page. A recording is also available for people to review.

Business meeting, Oct. 7, 2021

MnDOT and the City of LeRoy hosted a business meeting on Oct. 7, 2021, to share news about the project and construction information related to business operations. Videos of the presentations are posted below.

Construction and detour:
Hwy 56 Construction and Detour Informaiton
City utilities:
Hwy 56 City Utilities Information
Communications:
Hwy 56 Communications Informaiton

Busines and public meetings, Sept. 22, 2022

Highway 56 September 2022 meeting presentation

MnDOT and the City of LeRoy hosted a business meeting on Sept. 22, 2022, to share news about the project and construction information related to business operations. During the meeting, the MnDOT project managfer shared:

  • What trees will be removed before construction and where trees will be replaced
  • The order of construction, beginning first with the western end of the project then moving to the eastern end
  • The planned detour routes
  • Lighting and aesthetic choices made to date

Details are provided in the short presentation and the updated project layout.

People are encouraged to review both and provide questions or comments to the project management team.

MnDOT invites and encourages participation by all. If you need an ASL, a foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, or need documents in an alternative format (such as braille or large print), please email your request to Janet Miller at ADArequest.dot@state.mn.us or call 651-366-4720.