Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 25—Monticello

Mississippi River, Wright and Sherburne counties

About this 2024 project

Begins July 8

MnDOT will resurface and update the Hwy 25 bridge over the Mississippi River in Monticello, includes drainage and sidewalks. Expect delays on Hwy 25 in Monticello July 8 through late October 2024.

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Hwy 25 project location map
Hwy 25 bridge work in Monticello. Select image to enlarge

Summary of work

  • Resurface the Hwy 25 bridge deck (replace concrete wearing coarse)
  • Replace approach panels and joints, along with other bridge repairs
  • Widen sidewalks along both sides of the bridge
  • Upgrade lighting
  • Replace or repair drainage infrastructure

Future impacts

July 8 through October

The Hwy 25 work zone will be from Third St. to east of Sherburne Co. Rd. 11/14.

  • Hwy 25 reduced to one lane, each direction, 24-7, over the bridge
    • Be prepared for significant delays and consider use of alternate routes.
    • Sign up for project email updates to know changes in the work zone
    • Some overnight closures necessary to reduce vibration on bridge to cure the concrete (only 6-9 times during project, between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m.)
      • Detour: I-94, Hwy 101 Rogers to Elk River and Hwy 10
      • Back-ups will occur at busy times – Consider alternate Mississippi River crossings—Hwy 24 Clear Lake to Clearwater to the north or Hwy 101 Elk River to Rogers to the south
    • Use 511mn.org for current travel speeds and road conditions on Hwy 25

More to become available once contractor is on board