Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 21, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

UPDATE: Hwy 60 detour west of Wabasha continues to Oct. 24 for bridge deck repaving

ROCHESTER, Minn. —The detour for motorists on Highway 60 near West Albany in Wabasha County will continue through Oct. 24, while Minnesota Department of Transportation crews repave the bridge at Spring Creek.

The repaving work requires a detour for traffic that will take westbound Hwy 60 traffic north on Wabasha County Road 4 to Wabasha County Road 33 west to Wabasha County Road 2 south, where it connects with Hwy 60. The eastbound route is the reverse.

Work began Sept. 6. The area is 1 mile east of the Zumbro Falls area and 6 miles west of the Wabasha area.

The route for motorists accessing Spring Creek Motocross is signed and accessible from the east side of the work zone on Highway 60.

Motorists should 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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