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News Release

May 22, 2000


 

MN/DOT CAUTIONS MOTORISTS OF CONSTRUCTION AND DETOUR ON T.H. 6 NORTH OF DEER RIVER

 

Bemidji, Mn. B The Minnesota Department of Transportation (Mn/DOT) is advising motorists that a portion of T.H. 6 north of Deer River to Talmoon is currently under construction and will be through the end of September.

According to Roger Bachmann, Mn/DOT Project Supervisor, the work will require a detour to be in place for the duration of the project. The official detour will extend from T.H. 6 east on County Road 19, north on County Road 48 to T.H. 38, north to Bigfork and then west on County Road 14. For traffic coming from the north, the detour would be vice versa.

Bachmann added, Aexception to this detour will be given to residents, resort guests and other businesses in the area who will have access through the construction zone.@

Mn/DOT would like to caution motorists to slow down when you Asee orange@ and obey all signing instructions when entering any construction zone.

See ORANGE.

We’re in the WORK ZONE Together


  Mn/DOT District 2 - Bemidji / Crookston
401 Paul Bunyan Drive SE
PO Box 490
Bemidji, MN 56619
Tel: 218/755-3800
Fax: 218/755-2028
Road Condition Information: 218/755-3816
Karen Bedeau
Public Affairs Coordinator
218/755-4086