Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Highway 61

Wyoming and Forest Lake

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About this project

Map of Hwy 61 Forest Lake to Wyoming project area.
Hwy 61 Forest Lake to Wyoming project area map.
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A 3.7-mile section of Hwy 61 between I-35 in Wyoming and Hwy 8 in Forest Lake underwent a road resurfacing project. The work included pavement work, drainage, right turn lanes, safety and pedestrian improvements.

Summary of work

Hwy 61 between Fenwick Ave. and Fallbrook Ave.
  • The City of Wyoming worked on a project to replace existing sanitary sewer on Viking Blvd.
Hwy 61 at 240th, 260th and 264th Streets 
  • Added right turn lanes
  • Upgraded and added pedestrian improvements to meet ADA standards 
Hwy 61 between Hwy 8 and I-35 
  • Constructed new signal system at intersection of Fallbrook Ave. and Hwy 61/Viking Blvd.
  • Constructed new intersection lighting at the intersection of Hwy 61 and 250th St.
  • Restored drainage pipes and structures
  • Resurfaced existing pavement and added new pavement markings
  • Replaced signs