Highway 71 and St. Clair Lewis Avenue


In Sauk Centre, the demonstration project includes curb extensions along Hwy 71 (Main St) at 4th St South and Sinclair Lewis Ave, as well as separated bike lanes on the bridge over the Main St bridge, which will provide safety improvements for walking and bicycling.

Drag the slide below right and left to compare the street before and after MnDOT installed demonstration safety improvements.

[IMAGE] Before: Highway 71 travels through Sauk Centre. This intersection at Highway 71 (Main Street) & Sinclair Lewis Avenue has a traffic signal and crosswalks. [IMAGE] After: MnDOT’s demonstration project includes curb extensions at the corners of the intersection of Highway 71 (Main Street) & Sinclair Lewis Avenue, which provide safety improvements for pedestrians and vehicular traffic.

Before: Hwy 71 travels through Sauk Centre. This intersection at Hwy 71 (Main St) & Sinclair Lewis Ave has a traffic signal and crosswalks.
After: MnDOT’s demonstration project includes curb extensions at the corners of the intersection of Hwy 71 (Main St) & Sinclair Lewis Ave, which provide safety improvements for pedestrians and vehicular traffic.

Sauk Centre Pedestrian Crossing Highway 71 and Sinclair Lewis

Experience a virtual crossing! This video shows a pedestrian crossing Hwy 71 (Main St) and Sinclair Lewis Ave in Sauk Centre. The demonstration project here provides additional protection and visibility for the crossing, supporting the safety of pedestrians and vehicular traffic.