Crow Wing County to improve intersection of highways 4,18

Crow Wing County will begin a county highway intersection improvement project on Monday, Aug. 15.

A sign reading "Road Construction Ahead"

BRAINERD — Crow Wing County has entered into a contract with Anderson Brothers Construction for the reconstruction of the intersection of highways 4 and 18.

The project will consist of regrading the intersection to accommodate a left turn lane and a new bituminous surface. Construction is slated to begin Monday, Aug. 15, and run through Sept. 2, subject to variability based on weather and other factors.

During construction, the road will remain open to traffic. For the safety of the workers and the traveling public, there will be lane closures and the potential for significant delays, so use alternate routes if possible.

The county will post construction updates on Facebook, Twitter and the Highway Department website at

Visit the county’s website or call the Highway Department at 218-824-1110 for additional information on the project or with any questions.

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