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Interstate Welcome Centers

Rest Area Revitalization Plan


Background  |  Timeline  |  Frequently Asked Questions  |  Updates


March 2018

Due to a shift in the construction timeline, the Valley Springs Welcome Center will be open and staffed with Travel Counselors during the 2018 season. Construction of the new Welcome Center is now scheduled to begin in early fall of 2018.



August 2017

Updates and progress reports regarding the Rest Area Revitalization Plan will be posted in reverse chronological order to this webpage as they become available.




Please contact Nate Johnson, Welcome Center Manager, for more information at 605-773-3301 or