Mn/DOT Home Mn/DOT Home "" District 2
About D2
Construction
News & Events

Key Contacts

Duluth
Bemidji
Brainerd
Detroit Lakes
Rochester
Mankato
Willmar
Metro



Mn/DOT Home
FAQ
Site Map
Search
Info@DOT


Spacer Gif File511mn.org Logo

News Release

July 17 , 2003

Construction on Trunk Highway 371 from North of the South Junction with Trunk Highway 200 to the Walker City Park Scheduled to Begin on Monday, July 21st

     

Bemidji, MN. --- The Minnesota Department of Transportation (Mn/DOT) is announcing the start of a construction project on Trunk Highway 371 from north of the south junction of Trunk Highway 200 to the Walker City Park in Cass County beginning Monday, July 21st.

According to Larry Randall, Mn/DOT Project Supervisor, "the project is a mill and overlay with bypass and turn lanes and is expected to last until mid to late September, depending on the weather."

Randall said, "Drivers are being advised to slow down and be extremely cautious for changing traffic conditions. " He added, "this is a high-traffic area and motorists will experience lane closures and delays."

Flagging operations will be in use and drivers are reminded that anyone caught speeding through a work zone will be fined double.

For updated statewide traffic, construction and travel information, dial 511 or visit www.511mn.org.

See ORANGE.

We’re in the WORK ZONE Together


    Contact:
Karen Bedeau
Public Affairs Coordinator
218/755-4086
 

District 2
Bemidji / Crookston
3920 Highway 2 West
PO Box 490
Bemidji, MN 56619
Tel: 218/755-3800
Fax: 218/755-2028
Road Condition Information: 218/755-3816