Work On 55th Street Bridge Pushed Back Until Friday
Forecasted rain on Thursday night has postponed plans for an overnight detour and will be scheduled to take place Friday night on Highway 52 at 55th Street Northwest in Rochester as crews set beams on the bridge over the highway. according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
At 8 p.m., Friday, June 20, 55th Street Northwest will be closed at Highway 52. No traffic will be allowed to cross the highway or turn onto the highway. Then at 9 p.m., Highway 52 will be closed in both directions. The closure could be in effect through 6 a.m., Saturday, June 21, however, if construction crews are able to open the roadways sooner, they will do so.
55th Street NW traffic will be detoured to 41st Street Northwest and the east and west frontage roads to reach local destinations.