Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Southeast Minnesota Regional Information

MnDOT District 6



Rochester Owatonna

2900 48th Street NW
Rochester, MN 55901-5848
Phone: 507-286-7500
Fax: 507-285-7355


Road Condition Information: 511
(Outside of Minnesota dial 1-800-542-0220)


District headquarters map - Rochester (PDF)

1010 21st Avenue NW
Owatonna, MN 55060-1005
Phone: 507-446-5500 
Fax: 507-455-5848


District office map - Owatonna (PDF)

Key contacts

Position Name Phone Number
District Engineer Mark Schoenfelder 507-286-7501
Assistant District Engineer Program Delivery Greg Paulson 507-286-7502
Assistant District Engineer for Program Support Steven Kirsch 507-286-7504
Assistant District Engineer State Aid Fausto Cabral 507-286-7620
Assistant District Engineer West Operations Mark Panek 507-446-5503
Assistant District Engineer East Operations Todd Stevens 507-286-7503
Administrative Manager  Patty Eckdahl 507-286-7568

District Public Affairs/Community Relations

For after-hours media inquiries, call Mike's cell phone at 507-251-2749

Mike Dougherty

Anne Meyer



Toward Zero Deaths Coordinator Jessica Schleck 507-286-7602