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Valley Springs Rest Area Closed For Construction Port of Entry Remains Open
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For Immediate Release: Monday, November 5, 2018

Contact: Kristi Sandal, Public Information Officer, 605-773-3265


SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The South Dakota Department of Transportation will be closing the Interstate 90 Valley Springs rest area near the Minnesota border on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, for the reconstruction of the rest area, welcome center and port of entry. The port of entry will remain open and functioning throughout construction of the facilities.


Officials expect the new rest area and welcome center to open by November 2019.


TSP, Inc. is the designer and Henry Carlson Construction, Inc. is the prime contractor on this $13.6 million rest area/port of entry reconstruction project. 


For more information on the state’s Rest Area Revitalization Plan, you can find the complete document at: http://www.sddot.com/resources/reports/InterstateRestAreaFinalReport.pdf




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