Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 1, 2016

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Temporary lane closures on northwest Minnesota bridges June 6-8

Kennedy Bridge in East Grand Forks and Highway 11 Bridge in Robbin

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Motorists entering Minnesota on bridges in East Grand Forks and Robbin will experience temporary lane closures as crews conduct routine maintenance on June 6-8, weather permitting.

Crews will begin on Monday, June 6, on the Kennedy Bridge in East Grand Forks. Traffic will be temporarily reduced to one lane on the eastbound and westbound sides of the four-lane bridge.

On June 7-8, MnDOT bridge maintenance crews will move to the Highway 11 Bridge between Robbin and Drayton, N.D. Traffic will be reduced to a single lane and flaggers will direct vehicles through the work zone.

Drivers are urged to slow down, eliminate distractions and obey all signs.

For real-time travel information and road conditions anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org.

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