Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 28, 2013

Orange barrels on a highway

Highway 56 closed in Dodge County begins May 29

ROCHESTER, Minn. –  Motorists will encounter a detour on Highway 56 beginning Wednesday, May 29, as crews conduct concrete pavement joint repair from Dodge County Road 34 to West Concord, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.


  • Dodge County Road 37
  • Dodge County Road 7
  • Dodge County Road 24

Motorists will be able to access all businesses in West Concord for the duration of the project, scheduled to be complete Monday, June 3, weather permitting.

MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.

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


Pay Attention Slow Down in Workzones