Steele County 2040 Transportation Plan
Steele County is updating our 2040 Transportation Plan, and we need your feedback! This plan will guide future development and transportation improvements within the County for the next 20+ years. Here are a few ways to provide feedback and stay involved:
1. Join us for an Online Open House August 24th through September 4th here: SteeleCo2040TranPlan.com/Public-Engagement
2. Tell us where you see safety concerns or opportunities by taking the project survey here: tinyurl.com/SteeleCountySurvey
3. Learn more about the plan, schedule, and engagement opportunities by visiting the project website: SteeleCo2040TranPlan.com
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CR 180 (School Street) and Mineral Springs Road Railroad Bridges Feasibility Study
Description: The Steele County Highway Department, in partnership with the City of Owatonna, is having SRF Consulting and TKDA complete a feasibility study to consider alternatives for addressing a structurally deficient box culvert on County Road (CR) 180 and two Canadian Pacific Railway bridges with low roadway clearances on CR 180 and on Mineral Springs Road. The feasibility study is to look at alternatives and their impacts, determine project costs and funding sources, and recommend preferred alternatives.
Construction Dates: To be determined
More information: A public information meeting will be scheduled later during 2021. Click here for a media release announcing the start of the study.
CSAH 49 (CSAH 45 to CR 102/193) - Medford Township
Description: The existing gravel road will be reconstructed to a paved roadway consistent with current State Aid and safety standards.
Construction Dates: Summer 2022
More Information: A virtual Open House was held June 16 to June 30, 2020. For more information about the project, click here.