Minnesota Department of Transportation

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News Release

April 11, 2014

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Open house set April 23 for Hwy 63 construction south of Stewartville 


ROCHESTER, Minn. – The public is invited to learn more about the Hwy 63 construction project from Stewartville south to Hwy 16 in Mower County.

The open house is scheduled from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, at the Stewartville Civic Center, which is at the corner of Hwy 63 and 30.

The contractor, Rochester Sand & Gravel, will lead the meeting and discuss timelines, detours and traffic plans for the $4.9 million project, which is scheduled to begin May 19. The project includes a portion of Stewartville and about 10 miles of roadway to Hwy 16. The project is expected to be completed in late summer.

The project website is at www.dot.state.mn.us/d6/projects/hwy63-resurfacing/index.html

To request an ASL or foreign language interpreter, or other reasonable accommodation, call Janet Miller at 651-366-4720 or 1-800-657-3774 (Greater Minnesota); 711 or 1-800-627-3529 (Minnesota Relay). Alternatively, send an email to janet.rae.miller@state.mn.us. Please request at least one week in advance.

For statewide travel information, visit www.511mn.org, call 5-1-1 or log on to www.mndot.gov.