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News Release
May 3, 2013



MnDOT District 6
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Rochester, MN 55901


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Highway 60 Mississippi River bridge inspection in Wabasha May 6


ROCHESTER, Minn. — Motorists traveling on Highway 60 over the Mississippi River in Wabasha will encounter shoulder closures Monday, May 6, as crews conduct an annual bridge inspection.

The equipment needed to conduct the inspection requires a shoulder closure.

Routine inspections of this bridge and other Mississippi River bridges are conducted annually; an in-depth inspection takes place once every other year. 

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.

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