Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 23, 2013

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Lane restriction on Hwy 1 Red River Bridge in Oslo begins Aug. 26

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Motorists traveling on Hwy 1 over the Red River in Oslo will encounter temporary lane closures and delays beginning Monday, Aug. 26, as crews conduct bridge inspections.

Traffic will be reduced to a single lane controlled by flaggers from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Both lanes will be open each evening after crews have completed their work.

The lane closure will remain in effect through Tuesday, Aug. 27, weather permitting.

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

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