Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 27, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Overnight I-94 closures in Alexandria set for May 31 – June 2

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. –  Motorists on Interstate 94 in Alexandria will encounter overnight closures for three nights beginning Tuesday, May 31.

Crews constructing the new Highway 29 bridge over I-94 will place beams over the traffic lanes between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.

Traffic will be diverted onto the Highway 29 exit ramps and immediately back onto the entrance ramps to I-94. The closures will only affect one direction of traffic at a time.

The Minnesota State Patrol will assist with traffic control. Motorists may experience delays.

More information about the work is available on the project website: mndot.gov/d4/projects/alexi94hwy29.

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

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