Minnesota State Highway 317

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Trunk Highway 317 marker

Trunk Highway 317
Route information
Defined by MS § 161.115(248)
Maintained by Mn/DOT
Length: 1.444 mi[2] (2.324 km)
Existed: April 24, 1959[1] – present
Major junctions
West end: ND 17 at the Red River
East end: MN 220 at Fork Township
Location
Counties: Marshall
Highway system
  • Minnesota Trunk Highways
MN 316 MN 332

Minnesota State Highway 317 is a short highway in northwest Minnesota, which runs from North Dakota Highway 17 at the North Dakota state line, at the Red River, and continues east to its eastern terminus at its intersection with Minnesota State Highway 220 in Fork Township.

The route is 1.4 miles (2.3 km) in length.

Route description[edit]

Highway 317 serves as a short east–west route in northwest Minnesota, connecting State Highway 220 to North Dakota Highway 17. Highway 17 continues west to nearby Interstate 29 and the city of Grafton, ND. The short route of Highway 317 is located between the Red River and the Snake River.[3]

History[edit]

Highway 317 was authorized on April 24, 1959.[1]

The route was paved in 1963.[4][5]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Marshall County.

Location Mile[2] km Destinations Notes
Red River of the North 0.000 0.000 ND 17
Fork Township 0.440 0.708 CR 41
1.444 2.324 MN 220
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Chapter 426–H. F. No. 299". Session Laws of Minnesota for 1959. Minnesota Office of the Revisor of Statutes. April 24, 1959. Retrieved January 27, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Trunk Highway Log Point Listing - Construction District 2" (PDF). Minnesota Department of Transportation. August 23, 2010. Retrieved January 27, 2011. 
  3. ^ Minnesota Department of Transportation (2009). General Highway Map of Marshall County (sheet 1) (Map). http://www.dot.state.mn.us/maps/cadd/county/marshall1.pdf. Retrieved November 1, 2009.
  4. ^ Minnesota Department of Highways (1963). 1963 Official Road Map of Minnesota (Map). Section A4. http://reflections.mndigital.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/mdt&CISOPTR=1207&REC=2. Retrieved January 27, 2011.
  5. ^ Minnesota Department of Highways (1964). 1964 Official Road Map of Minnesota (Map). Section A4. http://reflections.mndigital.org/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/mdt&CISOPTR=1210&REC=3. Retrieved January 27, 2011.

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