Minnesota State Highway 224

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Trunk Highway 224 marker

Trunk Highway 224
Route information
Defined by MS § 161.115(155)
Length: 4.408 mi[2] (7.094 km)
Existed: 1949[1] – 2005[3]
Major junctions
West end: US 59 in Ogema
East end: CSAH 34 in White Earth Township
Location
Counties: Becker
Highway system
  • Minnesota Trunk Highways
MN 223 MN 225

Minnesota State Highway 224 was a short state highway connecting the unincorporated town of White Earth with U.S. Highway 59 at Ogema. The route was turned back to Becker County maintenance in 2005.[3]

Route description[edit]

Highway 224 is 4.4 miles (7.1 km) in length and serves the communities of Ogema, White Earth Township, and White Earth.

The route was legally defined as Legislative Route 224 in the Minnesota Statutes § 161.115(155).

History[edit]

Highway 224 was authorized on July 1, 1949[1] and paved by 1953. It was turned back to Becker County in 2005, and as part of the turnback agreement the roadway is slated to be reconstructed in 2013.[4]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire highway was in Becker County.

Location mi[2] km Destinations Notes
Ogema 0.000 0.000 US 59
0.029 0.047 2nd Street (County 85)
0.165 0.266 Sunnyside Avenue (County 86)
White Earth Township 2.046 3.293 CR 109 south
3.027 4.871 CR 111 north
4.087 6.577 CSAH 21 south
White Earth 4.408 7.094 CSAH 21 north / CSAH 34 east / CR 133 south Road continued as County 34
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

Route map: Google

KML is from Wikidata
  1. ^ a b "Chapter 663-H.F. No. 1792", Session Laws of Minnesota for 1949, Earl L. Berg, Commissioner of Administration, pp. 1177–1185 
  2. ^ a b Minnesota Department of Transportation (July 12, 2004). "Statewide Trunk Logpoint Listing" (PDF). St. Paul: Minnesota Department of Transportation. Archived from the original (PDF) on February 17, 2006. Retrieved July 11, 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "2005 Chapter 7-S.F. 234". Office of the Revisor of Statutes, State of Minnesota. March 7, 2005. Retrieved 2010-07-11. 
  4. ^ Riner, Steve. "Details of Routes 219-287". The Unofficial Minnesota Highways Page. Retrieved 2006-12-10.