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August 9, 2021

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MnDOT releases final report for Hwy 7 Safety Study

WILLMAR, Minn. — MnDOT District 8 and McLeod County conducted a safety study of Highway 7 from just east of Hutchinson to County Road 9 in Lester Prairie.  The goals of the study were to evaluate the existing conditions along Hwy 7 and to work with local partners, stakeholders, and the community to create a common vision for managing the corridor now and in the future. MnDOT and McLeod County would like to thank everyone who took time to give their feedback. 

The Hwy 7 Safety Study final report is available on the project webpage and includes final recommendations for the corridor.

For more information on the study and recommendations, please contact Mofeed Issa at 320-214-6398 or via email at Mofeed.issa@state.mn.us.