Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 4, 2014

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Highway 169 in Aitkin reduced to single lane June 6



Baxter, Minn. – Motorists may encounter delays as Highway 169 between Red Oak Drive and Westwood Drive in Aitkin is reduced to a single lane from 6 a.m. to noon Friday, June 6.

The closures are needed as crews resurface the roadway.

Flaggers will allow one-way, alternating through the work zone. Motorists should slow down and prepare to stop as they approach the work zone, and must obey flaggers and signs as they navigate any work zone.

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


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