Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 30, 2018

I-94 Hansel Lake Rest Area temporary closure begins May 30

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The Hansel Lake Rest Area on westbound Interstate 94 by Dalton will close from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 30.

Crews from Lake Region Electric Cooperative will replace an electrical substation. During this time there will be no running water or power for the rest area.

The project will improve electric stability for the rest area.

More than 20 million travelers stop at Minnesota rest areas annually. To find a rest area in Minnesota, use MnDOT’s website search tool to learn about services and access at each site: www.dot.state.mn.us/restareas/find.html.

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