Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

March 4, 2014

Orange barrels on a highway

I-90 High Forest rest area to re-open March 4

ROCHESTER, Minn. – The High Forest rest area on eastbound Interstate 90 near Stewartville is scheduled to re-open on Tuesday afternoon, March 4, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Repairs were made to pipes from the well. The rest area was closed on Saturday after the problem was detected.

The rest area is expected to be opened by 4 p.m. on Tuesday. The rest area is at milepost 202 for eastbound I-90 traffic, approximately 7 miles west of the Stewartville exit, which also serves Rochester.

MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, slow down in work zones, watch for snowplows 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.

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Pay Attention Slow Down in Workzones