Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Nov. 26, 2018

Traffic delays expected Nov. 27 for Highway 61 & Spring Creek Road Improvements Project

RED WING, Minn. — Motorists on the west end of Red Wing will experience brief traffic delays near Highway 61 and Spring Creek Road during the morning on Tuesday, Nov. 27, as crews place new signal mast arms over the highway, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation and the city of Red Wing.

The work will occur from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, Nov. 27. During the work, police officers will briefly stop traffic along each direction of Highway 61, one direction at a time, while the mast arms are raised into place.  Delays are expected, but should not exceed 15 minutes.

If you are interested in the Hwy 61 & Spring Creek Improvements Project, you can sign up for email updates on the city of Red Wing project website at red-wing.org/166/2018-Highway-61-Spring-Creek-Road-Recons.

You can also learn more about the Red Wing Bridge Project at MnDOT’s project website (mndot.gov/d6/projects/redwing-bridge) or follow the Facebook page for this project at facebook.com/RedWingBridgeProject.

Motorists should always be attentive, drive with caution, slow down in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones.  For real-time traffic information in Minnesota, call 511 or visit 511mn.org.