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July 25, 2011




Minnesota Department
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Highway 28 project in Morrison County begins Aug. 1

Traffic will be detoured

BAXTER, Minn. — Motorists will encounter a road closure on Highway 28 over the Swan River just north of Swanville when a bridge replacement project begins Aug. 1.   


The road will be closed at the bridge. Traffic will be detoured via Morrison County Road 12, Morrison County Road 220 and Highway 27 while crews replace the existing bridge. 


Redstone Construction Inc. of Mora, Minn., is the prime contractor for this $641,000 project, which is scheduled to be complete by mid-October, weather permitting.

During construction and road maintenance work, the Minnesota Department of Transportation urges drivers to:


For information on state road conditions and construction, visit or call 5-1-1.



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