Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 14, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Short maintenance work closures scheduled for I-90 rest areas in October-November

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Three Interstate 90 rest areas in southeast Minnesota will be closed for scheduled maintenance work beginning Oct. 18, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

The rest areas will be closed from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., while the work takes place. The schedule for closures is:

If the work is completed sooner, the rest area will open sooner.

To find a rest area in Minnesota, use MnDOT’s web site search tool to learn about services and access at each site: www.dot.state.mn.us/restareas/find.html

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.

For real-time traffic and travel information in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org or get the free smartphone app at Google Play or the App Store.