Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 18, 2016

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Open house set in Austin for July 28 for bridge replacement over I-90

ROCHESTER, Minn. – The public is invited to an open house July 28 in Austin on to learn more about the replacement of the 11th Drive NE bridge over Interstate 90, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

The meeting will be from 4-6 p.m., Thursday July 28 in Austin City Hall, 500 Fourth Ave. NE. MnDOT engineers and others will be on hand to talk about the project, including timelines and scope of the project.

In 2017, MnDOT is scheduled to replace the bridge over I-90. Work will include widening the bridge and including accommodations for pedestrians.

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

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