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News Release
September 14, 2010




Minnesota Department of Transportation
Rochester District 6
2900 48th Street
Rochester, MN 55901


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Highway 19 construction from Lonsdale to Northfield complete

ROCHESTER, Minn. – The Highway 19 construction project from Lonsdale to Northfield is complete and motorists can now drive on both lanes of Highway 19, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Highway 19 was down to single-lane traffic, controlled by flaggers, while crews resurfaced the road.

The completed project provides motorists with a smoother ride surface and a safer highway.

MnDOT thanks motorists for their patience during this nine-week project.

MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.

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