Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 18, 2019

Hwy 218 intersection safety improvements completed in Lyle

ROCHESTER, Minn. — The safety improvements of the Hwy 218 intersection in Lyle are finished, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Rochester Sand & Gravel was the prime contractor for the project. Construction crews added a northbound right turn lane and southbound bypass lane at the Hwy 218 and Pershing Avenue intersection in Lyle.

To learn more about other projects in southeastern Minnesota, visit our projects webpage at: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d6/projects.html.

You can also get updates and activities in southeastern Minnesota on our Facebook group at www.facebook.com/groups/MnDOTsoutheast/.

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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