Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

August 6, 2013

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Lane closures on I-35 in Rice County Aug. 8   

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Motorists will encounter single-lane traffic on Interstate 35 northbound at Rice County 9, north of Faribault, Thursday, Aug. 8, beginning at 7:30 a.m., as crews install a camera foundation.

Work is expected to be completed, and all lanes open by 2:30 p.m.

The camera foundation is part of the Intelligent Transportation System project.

Eagan Company, is the prime contractor for the ITS project.

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