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August 23, 2011

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Rochester District 6
2900 48th Street
Rochester, MN 55901

 

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Highway 65 near Albert Lea to close for railroad work Aug. 29 

 

ROCHESTER, Minn.— Motorists will encounter a detour on Highway 65 near Albert Lea beginning Monday, Aug. 29, as Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad crews construct a new railroad crossing.


Construction of the new crossing is expected to last one week, weather permitting.
 

Detour:

Front Street to Newton Avenue back to Highway 65.


MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones. For statewide travel information, visit www.511mn.org, call 5-1-1 or log on to www.mndot.gov.

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