Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 22, 2019

Highway 50 in Farmington, Hampton closing Aug. 26-30

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists traveling on Highway 50 between Highway 3 in Farmington and Highway 52 in Hampton should plan for delays and detours beginning Aug. 26.

Crews will close Highway 50 between Highway 3 and Blaine Avenue at 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26 through 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, weather permitting.

Motorists should follow the signed detour using Highway 3, County Road 66 and Blaine Avenue to bypass the closure. There will be no thru access from Highway 3 to Highway 52 during the closure.

The closure is necessary as crews install pipes beneath the road.

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