Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 20, 2016

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Hwy 30 bridge repairs begin July 25 west of Chatfield

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Highway 30 motorists will encounter single-lane traffic and a traffic signal at a bridge 4 miles west of Chatfield beginning on Monday, July 25 while Minnesota Department of Transportation bridge maintenance crews conduct repairs.

Joints on the bridge, at Cummingsville, will be repaired as will the approach areas to the bridge on Highway 30. The bridge is 12 miles east of Stewartville and 4 miles west of Chatfield.

The bridge will be reduced to one lane with a 10-foot width restriction. Traffic will be controlled by portable traffic signals. Motorists should slow when approaching the work zone and be prepared to stop briefly to await the signal before crossing the bridge. Work is scheduled to be completed by Aug. 4.

Motorists should 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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