Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 23

Cottonwood to Granite Falls

This project is complete.

Thank you for your patience and understanding while we improved the roadway and pedestrian crossings.

Summary of work

  • Concrete resurface of Hwy 23 from Cottonwood to Granite Falls
  • Realign Lyon CR 9 in Cottonwood
  • Construct left-turn lanes at Hwy 23 & Lyon CR 9
  • Construct left-turn lanes at Hwy 23 & Lyon CR 75
  • Construct left-turn lanes at Hwy 23 & Lyon CR 10
  • Construct left-turn lanes at Hwy 23 & Yellow Medicine CR 2
  • Construct left-turn lanes at Hwy 23 & Yellow Medicine CR 18
  • Upgrade signals, sidewalks and crossings at the intersection of Hwy 23 and Hwy 212 in Granite Falls
  • Extend multiple right-turn lanes
  • Install/upgrade box culverts along the project area