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News Release

September 21, 2009



Minnesota Department of Transportation
Office of Communications
395 John Ireland Blvd.
Mail Stop 150
St. Paul, MN 55155-1899

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I-90 rest areas near Jackson close today for parking lot improvements


Two Interstate 90 safety rest areas west of Jackson (Des Moines and Clear Lake).


Beginning Monday, Sept. 21, for about two weeks.


Traffic Impact
Both eastbound and westbound rest areas will be closed. The next closest rest areas on I-90 are located at Adrian and Blue Earth, approximately 45 miles from the Jackson area.


Project information
The project consists of resurfacing the parking area and making improvements to the sidewalks for easier accessibility.


Mn/DOT urges motorists to plan ahead, watch for detour signs, and be alert for workers in the work zone. For updated statewide traffic, construction, weather and travel information, visit www.511mn.org.





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