Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 3, 2013

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Lane closures continue on Hwy 2 Kennedy Bridge in East Grand Forks

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Motorists will encounter temporary lane closures on the Highway 2 Kennedy Bridge in East Grand Forks as crews conduct annual inspections.

Westbound traffic is reduced to a single lane until 12 p.m. Tuesday, then eastbound traffic will be reduced to single lane until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 5, weather permitting. All lanes will be open at 4 p.m. daily.

The Kennedy Bridge also required lane closures May 28 – 30 for washing and inspection preperations.

Motorists should always drive with caution, slowdown in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones.

For more updates on this, and other projects in the region follow us on Twitter @mndotnorthwest, or log on to www.511mn.org for real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota.

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