I-90 Eastbound Closed at the Valley Springs Rest Area into Minnesota
For Immediate Release: Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Contact: Travis Dressen, Area Engineer, 605-367-5680
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation, in cooperation with the Minnesota Department of Transportation, will be closing eastbound I-90 from the Minnesota State line (Valley Springs rest area) to three miles east of I-90 Exit 1 in Minnesota beginning Thursday, April 18, 2019.
Eastbound I-90 traffic will be placed in a two-way traffic diversion in the westbound lanes until the latter part of May. Minnesota Exit 1 eastbound I-90 on and off ramps will be closed.
Motorists on I-90 traveling to Minnesota TH 23 (Luverne Minnesota) will be detoured at Exit 410 south on Minnehaha County 105, east on Minnehaha County 138 & Minnesota CSAH 4 and then north on Minnesota CSAH 17/TH23 to Minnesota TH23.
Drivers should be alert to suddenly slowing and merging traffic, pay close attention to speed limit, exit and detour signing and be aware of construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes.
This work is being done by South Dakota to install a Weigh-In-Motion system by Henry Carlson Construction of Sioux Falls.
For complete road construction information, visit www.safetravelusa.com/sd or dial 511.
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