Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 23, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Hwy 15 in Fairmont closing at railroad tracks starting Sept. 28

Expect three days of closure for repair

MANKATO, Minn. –   Highway 15 motorists in Fairmont should expect a short detour beginning Wednesday, Sept. 28 for track repair on the Canadian Pacific Railroad crossing.

The detour, which is expected to be in place three days, consists of East 10th Street, North Prairie Avenue and East Blue Earth Avenue.

The closure is necessary to install a new rail and pavement at the crossing with Highway 15.

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