Orange barrels on a highway
News Release
July 11, 2012



MnDOT District 6
2900 48th Street
Rochester, MN 55901


Search statewide news




Lane closure on northbound Highway 52 near Pine Island begins July 17


ROCHESTER, Minn. – Motorists will experience a lane closure on northbound Highway 52 between eastbound Olmsted County Road 12 and Olmsted County Road 31 in Pine Island beginning Tuesday, July 17.

The lane closure will be in place through Thursday, July 19.

The lane closure is necessary as crews begin paving the ramps for the Elk Run Interchange.  

For more information on the Elk Run Interchange project, call the project hotline at 1-866-729-3995 or visit

The Minnesota Department of Transportation 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, call 5-1-1 or log on to