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Moorhead area bridge inspections set for Aug. 31 – Sept. 2 (Aug. 26, 2015)

 

Highway 29, County Road 42 traffic control to change (Aug. 12, 2015)

 

Highway 228 becomes County Road 4, County Road 60 on July 1

(June 25, 2015)

 

Environmental Assessment Worksheet comment period opens for I-94/Highway 75 area project in Moorhead (May 21, 2015)

 

MnDOT plans aerial photo work in west central Minnesota (March 25, 2015)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2014 District 4 News Archive

 

Local Construction News by Highway

 

Highway 9

Road preservation project on Highway 9 south of Barnesville begins Aug. 20 (Aug. 19, 2015)

  • Motorists can expect brief delays on Highway 9 between Barnesville and Wilkin County Road 182 beginning Thursday, Aug. 20, as crews complete preventive maintenance seal coating projects.

 

Highway 9 detour lifted between Doran, Hwy 55 (Aug. 10, 2015)

  • Highway 9 between Highway 75 at Doran and Highway 55 is now open to traffic. However, motorists will encounter crews completing rumble strips and permanent striping for the remainder of the week.

 

Highway 9 detour between Doran, Hwy 55 begins July 6 (July 1, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 9 will encounter a detour between Highway 75 at Doran and Highway 55 when a road resurfacing and culvert replacement project begins Monday, July 6, weather permitting.

 

Highway 9 detour lifted between Herman, Morris (June 19, 2015)

  • Highway 9 between Morris and Herman is now open to traffic.

 

Highway 9 detour between Herman, Morris begins May 26 (May 19, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 9 will encounter a detour between Herman and Morris when a road resurfacing and culvert replacement project begins Tuesday, May 26, weather permitting.

 

Road preservation project in west central Minnesota begins May 20 (May 18, 2015)

  • Motorists can expect brief delays on three highways in west central Minnesota beginning Wednesday, May 20, as crews complete a seal coating project.

 

Sidewalk, signal replacement and pedestrian accessibility project in Morris begins May 4 (April 27, 2015)

  • Motorists and pedestrians on Highway 9 and Highway 28 in Morris may encounter intermittent parking restrictions and sidewalk detours when a pedestrian accessibility project begins Monday, May 4, weather permitting.

 

Highway 10

Highway 10 pavement preservation project west of Wadena begins Aug. 24 (Aug. 20, 2015)

  • Motorists on westbound Highway 10 west of Wadena will encounter lane closures and possible delays beginning Monday, Aug. 24.

 

Temporary access closures along Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes begin July 13 (July 8, 2015)

  • Concrete paving on the eastbound lanes Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes will begin Monday, July 13, weather permitting. The work will require crews to close Airport Road and the frontage road access near Kmart off Highway 10 for approximately two days.

 

Highway 10 traffic switch in Detroit Lakes begins June 1 (May 29, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 10 on the west side of Detroit Lakes will encounter a traffic shift Monday, June 1, weather permitting. All traffic will move to the north side of the highway with a single lane in each direction.

 

Lane closures on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes lifted for Memorial Day weekend (May 21, 2015)

  • Motorists will find all four lanes of Highway 10 on the west side of Detroit Lakes open for Memorial Day weekend travel. A traffic shift will remain in place on Highway 59 just south of Highway 10.

 

Open house for Highway 10 project in Glyndon set for May 14 (April 28, 2015)

  • The Minnesota Department of Transportation and city of Glyndon invite the public to learn more about the 2017 Highway 10 project in Glyndon.

 

Preliminary Highway 10, Highway 59 and frontage road work in Detroit Lakes begins week of April 27

(April 24, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 10 and Highway 59 and adjacent frontage roads in Detroit Lakes may encounter intermittent shoulder and lane closures beginning the week of April 27.

 

Open house for Highways 10, 59 and frontage road reconstruction set for April 23 (April 14, 2015)

  • The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to learn more about the construction project that will impact Highway 10 and Highway 59 on the west side of Detroit Lakes.

 

Highway 28

Sidewalk, signal replacement and pedestrian accessibility project in Morris begins May 4 (April 27, 2015)

  • Motorists and pedestrians on Highway 9 and Highway 28 in Morris may encounter intermittent parking restrictions and sidewalk detours when a pedestrian accessibility project begins Monday, May 4, weather permitting.

 

Highway 29

I-94, Highway 29 project in Alexandria begins July 6 (July 1, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 29 south of Interstate 94 in Alexandria will encounter lane shifts when a four-lane expansion, bridge replacement and interchange reconstruction project begins Monday, July 6, weather permitting.

 

Open house for I-94/Highway 29 project in Alexandria set for May 27 (May 18, 2015)

  • The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites businesses and the public to learn more about the Interstate 94/Highway 29 interchange reconstruction and Highway 29 four-lane expansion project in Alexandria set to begin this year.

 

Highway 29/3rd Avenue lane closures in Alexandria begin May 4 (April 27, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 29/3rd Avenue in Alexandria will encounter lane closures beginning Monday, May 4, weather permitting.

 

Highway 34

Highway 34, County Road 141 intersection improvement work begins week of July 13

(July 7, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 34 on the east side of Detroit Lakes will encounter traffic shifts, lane closures and possible delays when an intersection improvement project begins the week of July 13.

 

Highway 34 detour lifted between Barnesville, Highway 59 (June 5, 2015)

  • Highway 34 between Barnesville and Highway 59 at Dunvilla is now open to traffic.

 

Highway 34 passing lane project near Osage begins June 1 (May 29, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 34 near Osage will encounter lane closures and possible delays when crews begin constructing a passing lane Monday, June 1.

 

Highway 34 detour between I-94, Highway 59 begins April 20 (April 13, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 34 will encounter a detour between Interstate 94 near Barnesville and Highway 59 at Dunvilla when a road resurfacing project begins April 20, weather permitting.

 

Highway 34 passing lane, intersection improvement project resumes April 27 (April 6, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 34 east of Detroit Lakes will encounter lane closures and possible delays when work on a passing lane and intersection safety project resumes on Monday, April 27.

 

Highway 55

Highway 55, County Road 11 intersection in downtown Wendell converted to a four-way stop (Aug. 4, 2015)

  • Motorists traveling on westbound Highway 55 in downtown Wendell are now required to stop at Grant County Road 11.

 

Sidewalk, pedestrian accessibility work in Wendell begins June 27 (June 25, 2015)

  • Motorists and pedestrians on Highway 55 in Wendell may encounter intermittent parking restrictions and sidewalk detours when a pedestrian accessibility project begins Saturday, June 27, weather permitting.

 

Highway 55 detour east of Wendell begins June 22 (June 15, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 55 will encounter a detour between Wendell and Highway 59 when a road resurfacing and culvert replacement project begins Monday, June 22, weather permitting.

 

Road preservation project in west central Minnesota begins May 20 (May 18, 2015)

  • Motorists can expect brief delays on three highways in west central Minnesota beginning Wednesday, May 20, as crews complete a seal coating project.

 

Highway 59

Preliminary Highway 10, Highway 59 and frontage road work in Detroit Lakes begins week of April 27

(April 24, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 10 and Highway 59 and adjacent frontage roads in Detroit Lakes may encounter intermittent shoulder and lane closures beginning the week of April 27.

 

Open house for Highways 10, 59 and frontage road reconstruction set for April 23 (April 14, 2015)

  • The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to learn more about the construction project that will impact Highway 10 and Highway 59 on the west side of Detroit Lakes.

 

Highway 75

Highway 75/Eighth Street traffic switch in south Moorhead planned for Aug. 12 (Aug. 10, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 75/Eighth Street between 40th Avenue South and 50th Avenue South in Moorhead will encounter a new traffic shift beginning Wednesday, Aug. 12, weather permitting.

 

Highway 75, 15th Avenue North intersection in Moorhead becomes a four-way stop June 15 (June 10, 2015)

  • Motorists traveling on Highway 75 will be required to stop at 15th Avenue North in Moorhead beginning Monday, June 15.

 

Highway 75/Eighth Street lane shifts, restrictions begin in Moorhead June 8 (June 5, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 75/Eighth Street between 40th Avenue South and 50th Avenue South in Moorhead will encounter new lane shifts and width restrictions beginning Monday, June 8, weather permitting.

 

Highway 75/Eighth Street expansion in Moorhead begins May 26 (May 19, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 75/Eighth Street between 40th Avenue South and 50th Avenue South in Moorhead will encounter lane shifts when a four-lane expansion project begins Tuesday, May 26, weather permitting.

 

Road preservation project in west central Minnesota begins May 20 (May 18, 2015)

  • Motorists can expect brief delays on three highways in west central Minnesota beginning Wednesday, May 20, as crews complete a seal coating project.

 

Interstate 94

I-94 pavement preservation project in Moorhead begins Aug. 26 (Aug. 25, 2015)

  • Motorists on Interstate 94 in the Moorhead area between Highway 75 and Highway 336 will encounter intermittent lane closures and delays beginning Wednesday, Aug. 26.

 

TRAVEL ALERT: I-94 traffic switches near Fergus Falls (July 28, 2015)

  • All traffic on Interstate 94 northwest of Fergus Falls has shifted to the eastbound lanes.

 

Westbound I-94 lane closures begin July 20 in Moorhead (July 17, 2015)

  • Motorists on westbound Interstate 94 in Moorhead should expect lane closures and possible delays beginning, Monday, July 20.

 

I-94 overnight lane, ramp closures set for July 12 in Moorhead (July 9, 2015)

  • Motorists will encounter lane and ramp closures on westbound Interstate 94 in Moorhead overnight Sunday, July 12.

 

I-94, Highway 29 project in Alexandria begins July 6 (July 1, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 29 south of Interstate 94 in Alexandria will encounter lane shifts when a four-lane expansion, bridge replacement and interchange reconstruction project begins Monday, July 6, weather permitting.

 

I-94 Red River bridge lane closures planned for June 1-2 (May 28, 2015)

  • Motorists on Interstate 94 over the Red River between Moorhead and Fargo, N.D., will encounter lane closures and possible delays Monday, June 1, and Tuesday, June 2.

 

Open house for I-94/Highway 29 project in Alexandria set for May 27 (May 18, 2015)

  • The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites businesses and the public to learn more about the Interstate 94/Highway 29 interchange reconstruction and Highway 29 four-lane expansion project in Alexandria set to begin this year.

 

Interstate 94 bridge work near Fergus Falls begins April 20 (April 13, 2015)

  • Motorists on Interstate 94 northwest of Fergus Falls will experience traffic shifts and lane closures beginning Monday, April 20, weather permitting.

 

 

Highway 106

Highway 106 railroad crossing work near New York Mills begins July 22 (July 20, 2015)

  • Motorists on Highway 106 just south of Highway 10 near New York Mills will encounter a detour and delays when a railroad project begins Wednesday, July 22, weather permitting.

 

Highway 108

Road preservation project on Highway 108 east of Pelican Rapids begins Aug. 20 (Aug. 18, 2015)

  • Motorists can expect brief delays on Highway 108 between Pelican Rapids and Highway 78 beginning Thursday, Aug. 20, as crews complete a preventive maintenance seal coating project.

 

 

 

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