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News Release
April 6, 2011




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


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Highway 52 inspection work begins near Oronoco April 11  


ROCHESTER, Minn. — Motorists may experience single-lane traffic on both northbound and southbound Highway 52 between Olmsted County Road 112/12 west and Olmsted County Road 12 east in the Oronoco area beginning Monday, April 11, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Between April 11 and April 13, crews will be inspecting Highway 52 pavements and bridges as part of the warranty requirements for the Oronoco 52 project, weather permitting. No traffic impacts are anticipated on southbound Highway 52 between 6:30-8:30 a.m. or on northbound Highway 52 from 3-6 p.m.  

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

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