More Median Work Planned Friday For Hwy. 14 Near Byron
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News)- More median work is planned for Hwy. 14 between Rochester and Byron Friday.
A closure is planned for the mid-morning in the median of the Hwy. 14 and Olmsted County Rd. 3 intersection. Crews are set to paint stripes and yield lines.
MnDOT is also planning to install oversized intersection warning signs next week. A news release indicates the signs will be equipped with flashing lights before the construction season comes to an end.
The work is part of a project meant to make interim safety improvements to Hwy. 14 west of Rochester. Next spring crews are scheduled to turn the Hwy. 14-County Rd. 3 intersection median into a J-turn.
Country Club Rd. at Byron is also scheduled to close once intersection work at County Rd. 3 is completed in June. MnDOT also closed the median at Hwy. 14 and County Rd. 44/7th St. Northwest.