Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

October 9, 2013

Orange barrels on a highway

Repairs to Highway 76 slope begins Oct. 11
Damages sustained during June 2013 floods

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Motorists will encounter single lane traffic along Highway 76 south of Highway 16 beginning Friday, Oct. 11, as crews repair the roadway slopes damaged during the June 2013 floods.

Minnowa Construction Inc., is the prime contractor for the repair project, which is scheduled to be completed mid-October, weather permitting. 

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