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News Release
May 27, 2011




Minnesota Department
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District 3


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Hwy 169 bridge resurfacing project in Elk River begins June 1



BAXTER, Minn. —Motorists will encounter single-lane traffic and access closures with detours through Elk River beginning Wednesday, June 1, as crew resurface the Hwy 169 southbound overpass at the Hwy 10/169/101 interchange. 


The project will be completed in three stages. All dates are approximate and weather permitting.


The detour map is available at


Work is scheduled to be completed by late June, weather permitting.


PCI Roads from St. Michael, Minnesota, is the prime contractor for this bridge resurfacing project. 


Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes to avoid congestion and possible delays.


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