Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 24, 2014

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St. Hilaire railroad crossing detour begins July 28


BEMIDJI, Minn. – Motorists on County Highway 3 adjacent to Highway 32 in northwestern Minnesota will experience a detour of the St. Hilaire railroad crossing when it closes on Monday, July 28.

Work is expected to continue through the end of the week. Crews will be replacing the old rubber crossing with a concrete surface for improved safety and ease of maintenance.

The detour from west of St. Hilaire on County Highway 3 will direct motorists north on County Highway 12, and then east on County Highway 7. Motorists will then proceed south on Highway 32 to St. Hilaire.

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