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News Release
Aug. 21, 2012




MnDOT Metro District
Office of Communications
1500 County Rd B2 West
Roseville, MN 55113


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Hwy 61 in South Metro to close Aug. 29

(Roseville, Minn.) – Motorists will encounter delays and a detour at 6 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29 as both directions of Hwy 61 closes between its junction with Hwys 20 and 50 east of Hampton and Scott County 91 in Miesville.


The closure is necessary as MnDOT crews replace a concrete culvert beneath the roadway.

Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes or follow the posted detour.

The roadway is scheduled to re-open by 6 p.m. Aug. 29.

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