Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 31, 2017

Highway 25 detour between Buckman and Little Rock begins Sept. 11

ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Motorists who travel Hwy 25, south of Genola, will encounter delays as Hwy 25 between Buckman and Little Rock is closed after 7 a.m. Monday, Sept. 11.

Hwy 25 motorists may follow the signed detour along Morrison Co Rd 34, Co Rd 53 and Co Rd 26. Get detour map.

Hwy 25 between Buckman and Little Rock is scheduled to open Sept.  25.

Hwy 25 to close and detour for two weeks between Buckman and Little Rock in Morrison County beginning Sept. 11. Visit the Hwy 25 Foley to Genola project website for more details.

Informational meeting Sept. 7 from 3-4 p.m. in Buckman
Area farmers, residents, emergency services professionals and others are invited to an informal informational meeting to learn more about the closure and navigating while crews complete their work. The meeting will be held Thursday, Sept. 7 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the project’s portable field office, located at Sunrise Cooperative, 9361 Creamery Rd., in Buckman.

Those who need to access property along Highway 25 between Buckman and Little Rock but cannot attend the meeting may contact Kirk Allen at 320-223-6535 or by email at kirk.allen@state.mn.us.

The two week detour and other lane closures on Hwy 25 are needed to resurface or reconstruct Highway 25 from Hwy 23 in Foley northward to Genola in Benton and Morrison counties. When complete, the project will improve the ride, safety, shoulders and drainage along 27 miles of Hwy 25.

For more information on the Hwy 25 Foley to Genola project, including traffic updates and detour maps, visit mndot.gov/d3/2017/h25/foleytogenola/.

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, check www.511mn.org.