Mankato (KMKO)-Mankato City Engineer Jeff Johnson has released details on the construction work was completed last week at the intersection of Cherry and Front Streets. The water main break and repairs shut down traffic on this road as well as affected surrounding businesses. Jeff Johnson, City Engineer said officials worked as quickly as possible to finish repairs as well as keep everyone informed of the progress. 30 million gallons spilled. Pub 500 and other businesses commended city staff for their speedy work. The project cost an estimated $99,850.