U.S. Highway 53 at the Twin Ports Interchange will have temporary lane closures Wednesday and Thursday.

On Wednesday, the southbound Highway 53 right lane and shoulder will be closed. The southbound off-ramp to 21st Avenue West will also be closed.

On Thursday, the northbound Highway 53 right lane and shoulder will be closed.

These closures are needed while crews perform drilling and surveying in advance of the Twin Ports Interchange project.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution near work areas. For up-to-date road condition information, call 511 or visit 511mn.org.