MnDOT Reminds Motorists that Some Ramps are Closed on I-90 Near Blue Earth

Motorists are reminded that the Highway 169 entrance ramp to westbound Interstate 90 near Blue Earth and the westbound I-90 exit ramp for Faribault County Road 17 are closed.

Motorists wanting to travel on westbound I-90 at Highway 169 are being detoured to Faribault County Road 6, 8 and 1.

The ramp closures are expected until mid August.  All ramps at the Highway 169 interchange will remain open during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.

The westbound I-90 rest area, located just west of Blue Earth, is also closed for approximately two months.

Traffic on I-90 is currently maintained with two way traffic, one lane in each direction, in the eastbound lanes from Blue Earth to east of Faribault County Road 17.