Minnesota Department of Transportation (Mn/DOT) is alerting
the public that construction to replace bridges over Miller
Creek and Wabanica Creek on T.H. 172 in Lake of the Woods
county, north of Baudette will begin on Monday, June 4th.
to Duane Hill, Mn/DOT Bridge Engineer, "Trunk Highway
172 in the vicinity of the bridges will be closed and traffic
will be detoured unto Trunk Highway 11 and Lake of the Woods
County Roads 6 and 39." Hill added, "detailed
signing will be provided to direct travelers to the businesses
located on Trunk Highway 172."
project is expected to be completed in early September.
Swingen Construction Company of Grand Forks, North Dakota
is the prime contractor.