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News Release
June 18, 2011




Minnesota Department of Transportation

District 2 Bemidji
3920 Hwy 2 West

Bemidji, MN, 56601


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Public meeting on Hwy 11 construction from Hwy 72 to Clementson set for June 22  


BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation has scheduled a public information meeting to discuss improvements planned for a section of Hwy 11 in Lake Of The Woods County.  The project extends, from the junction with Hwy 72, east to the Clementson bridge.


The meeting is from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Lake of the Woods ambulance garage, located at 111 First Avenue S.W., Baudette, Minnesota.


The project is tentatively scheduled for a bid letting in July with construction expected to start August 24. Crews will replace culverts, widen shoulders and resurface.  The project is expected to be complete by August, 2012.


Jeremy Hadrava, MnDOT Project Engineer and other engineering staff will be on hand to discuss project work schedules, time frames, traffic control and potential detour plans.


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