Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

March 19, 2019

Alternating lane closures on I-94 near Alexandria begin tomorrow

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Motorists on Interstate 94 will encounter alternating lane closures between the Highway 27 and 29 interchanges near Alexandria on Wednesday, March 20. Crews will be clearing snow to prepare the roadway for upcoming construction projects, and will begin constructing crossovers next week.

Construction on the eastbound lanes between Alexandria and Garfield and replacement of the eastbound Lake Latoka Bridge will begin April 15, weather permitting. At that time, traffic will be switched to one lane in both directions.

Visit the project websites to learn more about the upcoming eastbound I-94 projects in west central Minnesota:

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