Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 22, 2018

Northbound Hwy 101/Hwy 169 in Elk River lane closes May 24 

ST CLOUD, Minn. – Motorists who travel northbound Highway 101/Highway 169 in Elk River may encounter delays near the Highway 169/Highway 10 interchange while crews close one lane, and one ramp, to complete guardrail repairs Thursday, May 24.

Beginning after 9 a.m. Thursday, May 24, the left lane of northbound Highway 101/Highway 169 between County Road 39 and the Highway 169/Highway 10 interchange will close. Also, the ramp from eastbound Highway 10 to northbound Highway 169 will close; eastbound Highway 10 motorists should use the Highway 101/County Road 39 interchange to access northbound Highway 169.

All lanes and ramps will open by 3:30 p.m. the same day.

Motorists approaching the work zone should slow down, be prepared to stop and follow the detour signs.
Also, westbound Highway 10 motorists in Elk River should expect delays near Lake Orono Thursday and Friday, May 24-25. More information on those road and lane closures can be found at mndot.gov/d3/newsrels/18/05/22-hwy10.html.  

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org or dial 5-1-1.

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