Highway 5 Work Starts This Week 12 Aug 13

A major road construction project on Highway 5 from Arlington to Green Isle is scheduled to get underway this week. The $5-million project will include the grading and reclamation of Highway 5, as well as bituminous mill and overlay and bridge construction. The highway will be closed in both directions between Sibley County Road 13 in Arlington and County Road 61 near Green Isle, with traffic being detoured to Sibley County Road 9, McLeod County Roads 1 and 10, and Carver County Road 50. Heavy Commercial Traffic will be detoured to Sibley County Roads 13 and 15. The project is scheduled to be completed on October 18th.