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News Release
Sept. 2, 2011




Minnesota Department of Transportation

District 2 Bemidji
3920 Hwy 2 West

Bemidji, MN, 56601


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Hwy 34 from Park Rapids to Akeley opens to traffic


BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation has removed the Hwy 34 detour from Park Rapids to Akeley, allowing motorists through the work zone.


Drivers are advised to slow down and be alert to workers and equipment still in the area for the next several weeks as finishing work continues. There may be intermittent lane and shoulder closures with flaggers present as needed.


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