Road Construction Updates

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Boundary Street Closure

Boundary Street from CSAH 29 to the KC Road is closed for roadway reconstruction.  The closure is expected to last into October.  Brown County is leading the roadway reconstruction and realignment project with Mathiowetz Construction leading the construction efforts.  The project is closed to all through traffic but will remain open to local traffic only for the residents within Lakeside Village Addition.  Access to Lakeside Village will be from CSAH 29 or 23rd North Street, depending on contractor operations.  Mathiowetz Construction will communicate access changes with residents as construction progresses.  Residents with specific access or project questions are encouraged to contact the Brown County Highway Department at 507-233-5700. 
 
The project includes roadway grading and realignment of CSAH 13, urbanization of the roadway segment, including street lighting, recreational trail and sidewalk construction.  

A project access update for the Brown County CSAH 13/Boundary Street extension and reconstruction project.
 
Access for Lake Avenue, Village Lane, Mack Lane and Rothmeier Court is now from CSAH 29.  There will not be through access from 23rd North Street to the existing Boundary Street until further notice.
 
All access to Ridgeway on 23rd, Hoffman Road, Boulder Drive, Stoneridge Road, Doris Drive and KC Road will be from North Broadway until further notice. 
 
Residents with specific project questions are encouraged to contact the Brown County Highway Department at 507-233-5700.

20th North Street Closure

Beginning on Tuesday, May 24th 20th North Street from Broadway to Front Street and Front Street from 19th North Street to 20th North Street will be closed for roadway reconstruction.  Project completion is tentatively scheduled for mid-August.  This project includes the urbanization of the roadway segment including curb & gutter, sidewalks, recreational trail extension and street lighting.  M.R. Paving & Excavating is the prime contractor for this project.  Project questions can be directed to the City of New Ulm Engineer's Office, 507-359-8380. 

GIS map of 20th North Project

Recreation Trail Closure

The recreational trail between 19th North Street and 21st North Street will be closed today, June 14th, for construction associated with the 20th North Street reconstruction project.  Closure is expected to last two months.  

North German Street Closure

German Street from 7th North Street to 12th North Street is closed for utility and roadway reconstruction.  Project completion is expected late September.  Project includes reconstruction of underground water and sewer utilities, new roadway surfacing and curb & gutter, street lighting and miscellaneous concrete sidewalk reconstruction.  M.R. Paving & Excavating is the prime contractor for this project. 

The North German Street roadway and utility reconstruction project has progressed to the point that there is an access change for businesses within the corridor.  Access for Sippet, Wood N Windows, and South Point is now off of 7th North Street onto German Street. 

 Project questions can be directed to the City Engineer’s Office, 507-359-8380.