Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 7, 2013

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Construction activities begin on Cannon Falls interchange June 10

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Crews will begin clearing trees and rough grading the new east frontage road Monday, June 10, as part of the Cannon Fall interchange project, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Motorists will not be affected by the construction activities at this time.

Once the rough grading of the new east frontage road is complete, Xcel Energy will relocate the power lines to the new roadway.

S.M. Hentges and Sons, Inc. is the prime contractor for the $14.3 million, multi-year project, scheduled to be completed in 2014.

For more information about the Cannon Falls Interchange project, visit www.mndot.gov/d6/projects/hwy52cannonfalls.

For Minnesota statewide travel information, visit www.511mn.org, call 5-1-1 or log on to www.mndot.gov.



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