Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 13, 2019

Hwy 52 lane closures in Rochester on June 15 for bridge deck crack sealing

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Highway 52 motorists should alert for lane closures in both directions Saturday, June 15 from 19th Street Northwest to Second Street Southwest for crews performing crack sealing work on bridge decks near the Highway 14 west-Civic Center Drive Northwest interchange, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Crews will be sealing cracks during the daytime hours on the Highway 52 bridge decks beginning at 7 a.m., Saturday.

Overhead signs, as well as temporary signs, will alert motorists in advance of the lane closures. Short-term traffic delays are possible.

­­Work on this project will be occurring in the Rochester area every Saturday during the month of June and the first part of July. Interstate Improvement, Inc., of Faribault is the prime contractor for this project.

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.

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