Highway 71 & Sauk River


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 crosses the Sauk River in Sauk Centre. This bridge has an unprotected bike lane and sidewalk. [IMAGE] After: MnDOT’s demonstration project includes separated bike lanes on the bridge over the Main Street bridge, which provide safety improvements for walking and bicycling.

Before: Hwy 71 crosses the Sauk River in Sauk Centre. This bridge has an unprotected bike lane and sidewalk.
After: MnDOT’s demonstration project includes separated bike lanes on the bridge over the Main St bridge, which provide safety improvements for walking and bicycling.

Sauk Centre Pedestrian Crossing Highway 71 & Sauk River

Experience a virtual crossing! This video shows a pedestrian crossing Hwy 71 near the Main St  bridge in Sauk Centre. The demonstration project here provides additional protection and visibility for the crossing, supporting the safety of pedestrians and vehicle traffic.