Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

August 13, 2013

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Portions of the Elk Run interchange open

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Motorists can now use portions of the new Elk Run interchange, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

The new portions that are open include:

  • Highway 52 northbound exit and entrance ramps at the new interchange (Exit 68)
  • The new Olmsted County Road 12 connection to Olmsted County Road 18
  • The south section of the new East Frontage Road to Oronoco.

All other sections of the Elk Run interchange and roadways are under construction and remain closed.

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