Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 19, 2017

Hwy 61 weekend road closure in Cottage Grove scheduled July 21-24

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists will encounter a closure in both directions on Highway 61 in Cottage Grove on Friday evening, July 21, weather permitting.

Beginning at 7 p.m., Friday, July 21, Highway 61 under the County Road 19/ Innovation Road Bridge will close as crews remove worn out concrete patches from the bridge deck. Motorists will be directed to use the exit and entrance ramps at Innovation Road/County Road 19 as a detour during the closure.

Crews expect to complete the work and lift the closure by 5 a.m. Monday, July 24.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.