Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Elk Run Interchange

Pine Island, Oronoco

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Project complete

The Elk Run Interchange project was one of the first Diverging Diamond Interchange projects in Minnesota. See map of new road layout (JPG). The project reflects another phase of MnDOT's overall effort to upgrade Hwy 52 to a fully access-controlled freeway facility from Rochester to the Twin Cities.

Elk Run
The Elk Run Interchange is one of the first Diverging Diamond Interchanges in Minnesota.

Summary of work

  • Constructed new Diverging Diamond Interchange
  • Graded and paved New County Road 12
  • Graded and paved New Frontage Roads
  • Constructed new bridges
  • Constructed new drainage structures
  • Closed multiple access location to Hwy 52


  • $34.3 million Connect with us through Twitter Connect with us through YouTube Connect with us through Facebook



Terry Ward, PE
MnDOT Project Manager