Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 13, 2013

Orange barrels on a highway

Lane closures on Hwy 61 scheduled to begin Sept. 17

Maintenance crews conduct pavement repair work

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists may experience delays in both directions of Highway 61 as crews repair and resurface the roadway.

At 7 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 17, northbound Highway 61 between Frost Avenue and Larpenteur Avenue will be reduced to a single lane.

At the same time, southbound Highway 61 traffic will be shifted to the east side of road traveling head to head in a single lane.

Signs will direct motorists to the left side of the roadway as they approach Frost Avenue from the south.

The work is expected to be complete by 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, weather permitting.

Motorists should slow down, be prepared to stop and navigate the work zone with care as crews complete their work.

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota visit www.511mn.org.

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Pay Attention Slow Down in Workzones