Dakota County and the cities of Burnsville and Apple Valley are cooperating on the design and construction of approximately two miles of off-road trails along the north side of County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 42, connecting Nicollet Avenue in Burnsville to Elm Drive in Apple Valley. County Road 42 Bikeway/Walkway Connection Map
This project will integrate pedestrian and bicycling modes to provide for safe, timely and efficient connections between communities and employment centers.
Project Timeline: Aug. 24, 2015–summer 2017
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To receive email updates for this project, email Erin Borchert at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “CP 42-123 Updates” in the subject line.
The railing for the sheetpile retaining wall is still in production. It will be installed once it is complete. Installation is tentatively scheduled in June.
Redwood Drive to County Road 11
- Install fence on top of the block walls.
Schedules are subject to change due to weather and other unforeseen circumstances.
Any questions or comments concerning this or any highway projects, email Dakota County Transportation Department or phone 952-891-7900.
County Road 42 Trail Newsletter (Aug. 20, 2015)