County Road 1 (Old Highway 66) between Indian Lake Road and Gwyn Avenue in Mankato will be closed to resume construction beginning Monday, April 8. This 2.4-mile project is the second phase of the Old Highway 66 turnback project from Good Thunder to Mankato. Drivers should expect this portion of the road to be closed until fall and are encouraged to find alternate routes. Work on this segment of County Road is planned for completion by November 1, 2019.
Residents and landowners are encouraged to contact the Blue Earth County Public Works Department to coordinate access concerns with the county and the contractor, Mathiowetz Construction. For more information on the County Road 1 project, contact the Blue Earth County Highway Department at (507) 304-4025.