Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 8, 2014

Orange barrels on a highway

Hwy 56 bridge deck crack and joint sealing work taking place this week


ROCHESTER, Minn. — Motorists on Hwy 56 between LeRoy and west of Adams will encounter workers sealing bridge deck cracks and joints, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

The work in Mower County is taking place this week and motorists should be alert to workers and use slower speeds when approaching the zones where workers are present.

With this project, MnDOT is working to preserve an efficient and effective transportation system.

MnDOT urges motorists to always be attentive, drive with caution, slow down in work and emergency zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones.

For realtime Minnesota statewide travel information, visit www.511mn.org, call 5-1-1 or visit www.mndot.gov.