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News Release

Aug. 10, 2009



Minnesota Department of Transportation
Office of Communications
395 John Ireland Blvd.
Mail Stop 150
St. Paul, MN 55155-1899

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Maintenance repairs on area highways begin Aug. 17


BEMIDJI, Minn – Motorists will encounter minor traffic delays with intermittent lane closures as maintenance repairs on four sections of state highways in northwestern Minnesota get underway beginning Monday, Aug. 17, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said today.


The affected highways are:

Highway 200 in Ada – Crews will remove an abandoned railroad track just west of the junction with Highway 9 and Highway 200. Traffic will be restricted to 10 feet in each direction. This project is expected to be complete in two weeks.


The other three projects will consist of full-depth pavement repairs with lane restrictions to 11 feet in each direction. These project locations are:


These projects are expected to be complete in mid-October, weather permitting.


Motorists are cautioned to slow down when approaching all construction and maintenance zones and obey all traffic signing instructions.


For information on state road conditions and construction, visit www.511mn.org or call 511.






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