Minnesota Department of Transportation

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I-90 Rest Areas reconstruction


Traffic impacts

I-90 Rest Areas reconstruction map
I-90 Rest Areas reconstruction map

Current traffic impacts

  • Both rest areas are closed as of June 3. Expected to reopen by Nov. 9.
  • This is a project separate from the Interstate 90 repaving work taking place in this corridor. That project can be found at https://www.dot.state.mn.us/d6/projects/i90-concreteoverlay/index.html
  • This project is the first stage of two: In 2020, rest areas on I-35 at Heath Creek (northbound) and Straight River (southbound) May 4-Oct. 19.

Upcoming traffic impacts

  • Rest area will be closed during construction


About this project

Summary of work

  • Reconstruct and expand the truck parking lots at the Hayward Rest Area on eastbound I-90 and the Oakland Woods Rest Area on westbound I-90
  • Repave existing car parking lots and access maps
  • Reconstruct sidewalks along rest area parking lots
  • Upgrade and expand parking lot lighting systems