County Road 10 between the Blue Earth River and County Road 1, in Vernon Center and Lyra Townships, will be closed for reconstruction beginning Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Drivers should expect this portion of County Road 10 to be closed until fall. Thru-traffic on County Road 10 will be detoured via Highway 169, County Road 142, County Road 18 and County Road 1.
This six-mile project includes re-grading to soften vertical curves and widen shoulders, replacing centerline and drainage pipes within the right of way, reclaiming the existing pavement, placing new gravel base and paving a new bituminous pavement over the entire project.
Residents and landowners are encouraged to contact the Blue Earth County Public Works Department to coordinate access concerns with the County and the Contractor, Mathiowetz Construction Co. For more information on the County Road 10 project please contact the Blue Earth County Highway Department at (507) 304-4025.