Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

January 29, 2013

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Temporary ramp closure Friday, Jan. 31 at Hwy 61 and I-90 

ROCHESTER, Minn. – The northbound Hwy 61 ramp to eastbound I-90 will be temporarily closed Friday so power for a camera can be installed, the Minnesota Department of Transportation announced.

The ramp closure is required for Premier Electric to install power to a temporary camera just north of the ramp. The closure will begin at 9:30 a.m. and is expected to last four to five hours.

MnDOT reminds motorists that updated information on road conditions can be obtained by calling 511 or clicking on www.511mn.org.  Additional tips on safe winter driving can be found at www.mndot.gov/workzone.



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