Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 21, 2018

Southbound I-35 on-ramp from County Road 48 in Faribault to close one day for maintenance work

ROCHESTER, Minn. — The on-ramp to southbound Interstate 35 from Rice County Road 48 in Faribault will close at 8 a.m. Monday, June 25, for bridge maintenance work, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Motorists will be detoured to Hwy 60 to access southbound I-35. Local traffic will remain open for residents and businesses along County Road 48 to access their property.

Crews are sealing bridge deck cracks and joints on the ramp. Work is expected to be complete by the end of the day, weather permitting.

MnDOT urges motorists to always be attentive, drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones.

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