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Revised Aug. 4, 2011




Minnesota Department
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Highway 55 resurfacing in Stearns and Meeker counties begins Aug. 10


ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- Motorists will encounter lane restrictions on Highway 55 from Stearns County Road 66 in Paynesville to just east of Highway 4 in Meeker County beginning Wednesday, Aug. 10.


Flaggers will direct traffic through the work zone while crews resurface the roadway.


Knife River Corporation of Sauk Rapids, Minn., is the prime contractor for the $1.3 million roadway improvement project.   


The project is scheduled to be complete by Sept. 1, weather permitting.


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

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