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July 30, 2012




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Ramp and lane closures at Highway 169/10/101 interchange begin July 30



ST. CLOUD, Minn. – Motorists will encounter detours and delays at the Highway 169/10/101 interchange in Elk River due to overnight ramp and lane closures Monday, July 30 through Wednesday, Aug. 1.


Ramps and lanes at the interchange will close as needed beginning at 7 p.m. nightly. They will reopen by 5 a.m. the following morning, in time for the morning rush hour.


Electronic signs will direct motorists to alternate routes.


The closures are part of a larger project to resurface, repair and improve Highway 169 between Highway 10 in Elk River and Zimmerman.


For more information or to sign up for the project’s email updates, visit


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