Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 15—Kimball to St. Augusta

Stearns County

About this project

Project location map -
Roadwork on Hwy 15 Kimball to St. Augusta in 2019. Click map for larger PDF version.

Reconstruct and improve Hwy 15 from Hwy 55 in Kimball to 66th Ave in St. Augusta, Stearns County, in 2019.

Summary of work

  • Reconstruct 12 miles of Hwy 15 road surface (full-depth reclamation), includes shoulders and turn-lanes
  • Repair or replace pipes and box culverts
  • Upgrade guardrail and install mumble strips
  • Upgrade the pedestrian crossings and signal components at the intersection of Hwy 15 and Stearns CR 47/136 in St. Augusta

Traffic impacts



  • Hwy 15 will close to through traffic and detour between Kimball and St. Augusta. The detour uses Hwy 55, Wright CR 2/Stearns CR 7 and I-94.

Local access

Access to businesses and residences along Hwy 15 will be maintained and open, however expect some changes and gravel surfaces.

Information is tentative and subject to change.