Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

October 1, 2013

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Highway 52 median closures near Pine Island begin Oct. 7

ROCHESTER, Minn. –  Motorists will no longer be able to use the Highway 52 medians between Goodhue County Road 11 and Olmsted County Road 12 beginning Monday, Oct. 7, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
Right-in, right-out turns will continue to be allowed along southbound Highway 52, for driveways between Goodhue County Road 11 and 210th Avenue.

The median closures are permanent and will improve the safety of Highway 52.  

For more information on the Elk Run Interchange project, call the project hotline at 1-866-729-3995 or visit www.dot.state.mn.us/elkrun/.

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.


Pay Attention Slow Down in Workzones