Road Construction Updates
New Ulm to North Mankato Corridor
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) will be reconstructing Hwy 14 from New Ulm to Nicollet between 2022-2023 to improve safety and travel for this important freight and trade corridor. Overall, the project is expanding 12.5 miles of Hwy 14 from two lanes to four lanes between New Ulm and Nicollet to complete a continuous four-lane road between New Ulm and Rochester.Link to page
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.
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.