Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 24, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

I-90 Rushmore to Round Lake construction complete by Oct. 28

Interchanges open and most traffic restrictions removed

MANKATO, Minn. – Weather permitting, construction on Interstate 90 between Round Lake and Rushmore will be near completion by Friday, Oct. 28.  All interchanges should be open and crossovers and most lane restrictions removed.

West of Worthington an eastbound lane will be closed and east of Worthington a westbound lane will be closed to allow the workers to restripe and complete guardrail work during the week of Oct. 31 to Nov. 4.

The work will improve the safety and smoothness of I-90 and preserves the system for several years into the future.

Knife River Construction of Sauk Rapids is the contractor on the $7,259,661 project.

More construction to preserve I-90 in southwestern Minnesota is planned for 2017 and 2018. More information can be found at www.dot.state.mn.us/d7/projects/I90preserve/

For statewide travel information, visit www.511mn.org .