Rochester, MN  (KROC AM News) - Another road alert for Rochester motorists, this time involving a northwest street. 

The Rochester Public Works Dept says the stretch of 55th St NW between Fairway Drive and 44th Avenue will be closed for the next 1-2 weeks. The closure is needed due to construction work in that area.

The department says 55th St will remain open to travel in both directions between 44th Avenue NW and 50th Avenue NW.  And, the section of the street between West Circle Dr and Fairway Dr will not be affected by this closure.