Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35 Striping

Scott, Rice and Freeborn Counties

About this project

I-35 project map and locations
Southeast Minnesota I-35 Striping Project map


Project is complete.

Summary of work

  • Restriped northbound and southbound lanes - centerline and shoulders of I-35
  • Project work zones were:
    • I-35 Minnesota-Iowa border to north of Interstate 90 at Albert Lea (13 miles) - worked occurred in June
    • I-35 Scott County Road 2 exit, (Exit No. 76 ) Elko New Market to Rice County Road 8 north of Faribault (14 miles) - work occurred in September

The work took place each night from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. in both directions as crews striped the edge lines and center lines of I-35. Traffic was reduced to one lane in each direction to provide a work zone for the crews.